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Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) Darlene Kennedy Nicole Kurokawa Neily
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Cynthia Nixon Linda Chavez Cheri Jacobus
Cari Dominguez Gov. Mary  Fallin (R-OK) Amanda Terkel
Cokie  Roberts Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) Marjorie Clifton
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton Donna  Brazile Carole Simpson
Hadley Heath Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) Avis A. Jones-DeWeever

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Cheri Jacobus


Cheri Jacobus is a nationally-recognized political strategist, pundit and writer. She is a long-time and frequent guest on CNN, MSNBC, FOX News,, CNBC, FBN, HLN, CSPAN and other media outlets, offering political opinion and analysis from the Republican perspective and is regularly quoted in national publications such as USA Today, The Washington Times, Daily Caller, Human Events and others. She has been an adjunct professor at George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management since 2007 and a political columnist at The Hill newspaper since February, 2009, as well as a contributor to The Hill’s pundit blog and Jewish World Review.

Cheri Jacobus has managed and advised several noteworthy political campaigns, and was a media spokesperson at the Republican National Committee. While serving as Communications Director for the House Education and Workforce Committee after the Republican takeover of Congress in 1995, Ms. Jacobus helped shape policy by incorporating communications strategy into issue development, as well as directing press relations for the Committee's issues in the Congress and serving as press spokesperson.

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