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- Eleanor Clift contributing editor for "Newsweek."
- Bruce Fein former associate deputy attorney general, Republican counsel during the Iran-contra hearings, and founding partner with the Lichfield Group
- Stephen Moore is a member of the Wall Street Journal's editorial board.
- Andrew Kohut director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
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