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- Norman Ornstein is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
- Carroll Doherty Pew Research Center
- Byron York chief political correspondent, "Washington Examiner," and author of "The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy."
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