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Advisors of Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama

Prepared by Soo Kyung Koo Intern March 24, 2008

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Content
I. Advisors of Two Candidates Hillary Clinton
1) Campaign Staff …………………………………………………………….. 3 2) Policy Team ……………………………………………………………...4

Barack Obama
1) Campaign Staff and Policy Team ………………………………………...…7

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Political Supporters in the Congress ……………………………….10 Hillary Clinton ……………………………………………………………….11 Barack Obama ……………………………………………………………….15

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Potential Cabinet Members

1) Possible Cabinet members of Hillary Clinton ……………………..………..18 2) Possible Cabinet members of Barack Obama……………………..…………19

References

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Advisors of Two Candidates Hillary Clinton1
Campaign Staff • Maggie Williams, Campaign Manager2 She was Clinton’s Chief Staff when Clinton was the first lady. “After the Clintons left the White House, Williams was named president of Fenton Communications, a leading public relations and consulting firm.” She is 53year-old. • Mark Penn, Chief Pollster Mark Penn is a CEO of PR firm Burson-Marsteller and president of polling company Penn, Schoen & Berland. He has been described as Clinton’s “strategic genius.” • Howard Wolfson, Spokesman & Communications Director He was a Democratic political consultant, a partner in the media and political consulting firm the Glover Park Group before he started to work at Hillary’s campaign. 3 • Mo Elleithee, Spokesman “a veteran of a half dozen major campaigns of the past eight years.” … “currently a partner at Hilltop Public Solutions, was the New Hampshire comm. dir for Sen. Bill Bradley’s presidential campaign in ’00, the NH comm. dir for Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark in ’04, the nat’l press secretary for Sen. Bob Graham’s presidential bid before Clark, and most recently, the comm. dir on Tim Kaine’s successful VA governor campaign. (Elliethee also worked for
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillary_Clinton_presidential_campaign%2C_2008.com Thomas M. Defrank, “Meet Maggie Williams, Hillary Clinton’s new campaign manager,” 11 Feb 2001<http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2008/02/11/2008-0211_meet_maggie_williams_hillary_clintons_ne.html> (cited 16 Mar 2008) 3 http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php?title=Howard_Wolfson 3
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Mark Warner’s ’01 GOV campaign.) He joins Phil Singer, the campaign’s deputy communications director and nat’l spokesman, Kim Molstre, the campaign’s long-term communications planner, and Howard Wolfson, the as-yetuntitled maestro of Clinton’s public image.”4 • Evelyn S. Lieberman, Chief Operating Officer She “is an American public affairs professional who, during the Clinton administration, became the first woman to serve as Deputy White House Chief of Staff. She also became the first United States Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, and has served as Director of Communications and Public Affairs at the Smithsonian Institution since 2002.”5 • Ann Lewis, Senior Advisor She was White House Communications Director from 1997 to 2000. She also served as the Director of Communications for HillPAC and Friends of Hillary 2005-2007 and from 1997 –2000 as Director of Communications and then Counselor to Bill Clinton. 6 • Cheryl Mills, General Counsel She is “an American lawyer, administrator, and corporate executive. She is most known for being deputy White House Counsel for President Bill Clinton, whom she defended during his 1999 impeachment trial. She works for New York University as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of the University, and as Acting Senior Vice President for Operations and Administration. She serves as general counsel for Hillary Rodham Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaign and is considered a member of “Hillaryland”.”7

Policy Team •

Madeleine Albright, Policy Advisor Madeleine Albright was Bill Clinton’s Secretary of State and Ambassador to the U.N.

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Richard Holbrooke, Foreign Policy Advisor

http://hilltoppublicsolutions.com/index.php?id=21 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evelyn_S._Lieberman http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ann_Lewis http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheryl_Mills 4

He is “an American diplomat, magazine editor, author, Peace Corps official, and investment banker He is also the only person to have held the Assistant Secretary of State position for two different regions of the world (Asia and Europe).” He worked as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and John Kerry’s advisor.8 • Sandy Berger, Foreign Policy Advisor He Bill Clinton’s National Security Advisor. “During this time he advised the President regarding the Khobar Towers bombing, Operations Desert Fox and other actions against Iraq, the NATO bombing campaign against Yugoslavia, responses to the terrorist bombings of American embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, and the administrations’ policy of engagement with the People’s Republic of China.”9 • Wesley Clark, Policy Advisor A retired four-star general in the United States Army, he was a Democratic presidential candidate in 2004. •

Geraldine Ferraro, Former Policy Advisor She was one of the most important advisors in Clinton’s campaign. She, however, she told the media that people attack Hillary because she is white and people support Barack Obama because he is a black. Because of this remark, she stepped down from the campaign. Clinton said, “I don’t agree with her remark.”

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Richard Rile, Policy Advisor He “was the United States Secretary of Education under President Bill Clinton as well as the Governor of South Carolina, as a member of the Democratic Party.” 10

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William Perry, Policy Advisor He is “an American businessman and engineer who was the United States Secretary of Defense from February 3, 1994, to January 23, 1997, under President Bill Clinton. He had been Deputy Secretary of Defense from 1993 to 1994.”11

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Holbrooke http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandy_Berger 10 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Riley 11 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Perry 5

Hillaryland (of Billaryland) : Almost all members of Clinton’s Campaign worked with Hillary and Bill when they were in the White House. The group of advisors, officers and other members who worked with Hillary and Bill was called “Hillaryland” or “Billaryland”. That’s really interesting expression.

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Barack Obama
Campaign Staff and Policy Team12 • David Plouffe, Campaign Manager He is a Democratic Party campaign consultant . “He is also notable for having led a focused national campaign that raised a record $95 million for House of Representatives campaign across the United States, helping add to the party’s membership in the House of Representatives.”13 • David Axelrod, Media Consultant • Robert Gibbs, Communications Director Gibbs was a press secretary of John Kerry’s 2004 presidential campaign. • William M. Daley, Senior Advisor He was the Former Commerce Secretary and Gore campaign chairman. • Zbigniew Brzezinski He was a former National Security Advisor. He “served as United States National Security Advisor to President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981.” … “Major foreign policy events during his term of office included the normalization of relations with the People’s Republic of China(and the severing of ties with the Republic of China),” … “emphasizing human rights in U.S. foreign policy,”14 He is also a professor of American foreign policy at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. • Greg Craig, Senior Foreign Policy Advisor He was Assistant to the President and Director of Policy Planning, State Department. He is also lawyer. • Bob Gee

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama_presidential_campaign%2C_2008 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Plouffe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zbigniew_Brzezinski 7

He was a an Assistant Secretary of Energy under Bill Clinton. • Eric Holder, the Former Deputy Attorney General • Noel Coch He was the Former Special Assistant to President Nixon; former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs. • Lawrence Korb He is “the Director of National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York and a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and a Senior Advisor to the Center for Defense Information. “15 • Anthony Lake He is “an American diplomat, political figure, and academic. He has been a foreign policy advisor to many Democratic U.S. presidents and presidential candidates, and served as National Security Advisor under U.S. President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1997.”16 • Robert Litt He was the Principal Associate Deputy Attorney General. • Jan Lodal He was Deputy Undersecretary of Defense. • Susan E. Rice, Foreign Policy Advisor She “was the United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs from October 1997 until January 20, 2001. Rice is currently on leave from the Brookings Institution,”17 working for Senator Barack Obama. • David Scheffer He “is an American lawyer and diplomat who served as the first United States Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues, during President Bill Clinton’s second term in office.” .. “Scheffer has also taught classes on international law and war crimes as an adjunct law professor at Northwester, Georgetown, Columbia, Duke, and George Washignton
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawrence_Korb http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Lake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_E._Rice 8

University.” • Sarah Sewell

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She was Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense. • Gayle Smith “A Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, co-founder with John Prendergast of the ENOUGH Project, Director of the International Rights and Responsibilities Program, and Energy Opportunity Program, Gayle Smith served as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs at the National Security Council from 19982001, and as Senior Advisor to the Administrator and Chief of Staff of the U.S. Agency for International Development from 1994-1998.”19 • Ted Sorensen He “is of Counsel(retired Senior Partner) at the law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and writer, best known as President John F. Kennedy’s Special Counsel & Advisor, legendary speechwriter, and “alter-ego.” President Kennedy once called him his “intellectual blood bank.””20 • Tara Sonenshine Tara Sonenshine was “a strategic communications advisor to many international organizations including USIP (U.S. Institute of Peace), where she is focusing on projects related to programmatic outreach and growth…. Sonenshine has served in various White House capacities, including transition director for the National Security Council. In that position, she was responsible for coordinating an interagency process to review foreign policy goals and priorities for the Clinton administrations’ second term.”21 • David Wilhelm He is “the Founder and President of Woodland Venture Management, a company that raises and invests private equity in parts of the country that are underserved by the nation's financial industry. … Wilhelm is best known for his political work, which has included managing campaigns for President Bill Clinton, Senator Paul Simon, Senator Joe Biden, Governor Rod Blagojevich,
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Scheffer http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gayle_Smith http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Sorensen http://www.usip.org/specialists/bios/current/sonenshine.html 9

and Chicago Mayor Richard Daley. In 1993, he became the youngest ever Chair of the Democratic National Committee.”22

Political Supporters in the Congress
Numbers of Senators and Representatives of Democratic Party (Nov. 7, 06)23 and those who support Hillary or Barack24 :

Senators

Representatives

Democratic Party Supporters of Hillary Supporters of Obama Democratic Party Supporters of Hillary Supporters of Obama

49 13 11 233 79 70

As you may expect, many senators and representative of New York and Arkansas support Hillary Clinton and many senators and representatives of Illinois support Barack Obama.

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http://www.adenaventures.com/leadership/wilhelm.aspx http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Current_members_of_the_United_States_Congress http://thehill.com/endorsements-2008.html 10

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Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) : Select Committee on Intelligence, Armed Services Committee Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) : Flood Support Center Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) : Chairman of Committee on Rules and Administration Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) : Chairman of Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) : Chairman of the Production, Income Protection and Price Support Subcommittee Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) : First Woman to serve on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) : Committee on Foreign Relations and Budget Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) : Chairwoman of Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) : Chairman of Strategic Forces Subcommittee Sen. Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) : Ranking Member of the Administrative Oversight and the Courts Subcommittee Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich) : Democratic Steering and Outreach Committee Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI.) Rep. Gary Ackerman (D-N.Y.) : Chairman of the Asia Subcommittee (“Ackerman made history in 1994 by traveling to North Korea to discuss with dictator
Kim Il Sung, the framework under which the communist nation would agree to stop building nuclear weapons. Upon his return to South Korea, Ackerman becamse the first 26 person since the Korean War to cross the DMZ.” )

Rep. Robert Andrews (D-N.J.) : Chairman of Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Rep. Michael Arcuri (D-N.Y.) : New Democratic Coalition Rep. Joe Baca (D-Calif.) : Chairman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus(CHC) Rep. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-Nev.) : Former Delegate to the White House Conference on Tourism Rep. Tim Bishop (D-N.Y.)

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http://thehill.com/endorsements-2008.html, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Hillary_Rodham_Clinton_presidential_campaign_endorsements 26 http://www.house.gov/ackerman/bio.shtml#conginit 11

Rep. Marion Berry (D-Ark.) : Co-Chairman of Congressional Soybean Caucus (He is interested in improving benefits of
American farmers)

Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-Iowa) : Chairman of the Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy & Poultry Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.) Rep. Dennis Cardoza (D-Calif.) : Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture Del. Donna Christensen (D-V.I.) : Chairwoman of Subcommittee on Insular Affairs Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.) Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) : Chief Deputy Whip of the Leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-Texas) : Chair of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Communications, Preparedness and Response Rep. Diana DeGette (D-Colo.) : Vice Chair of Committee on Energy and Commerce Rep. Norman Dicks (D-Wash.) : Chairman of the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.) : Chairman of the Committee on Energy and Commerce Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) : Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) : Chairman of the Financial Services Committee Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) Rep. Gene Green (D-Texas) : Vice-Chairman of Subcommittee on Health Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) : Chairman of Commission of Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission) Rep. Ruben Hinojosa (D-Texas) : Chairman of Subcommittee on Higher Education Rep. John Hall (D-N.Y.) Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) : Chair of the Intelligence Subcommittee Rep. Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.) Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-N.Y.) Rep. Darlene Hooley (D-Ore.) Rep. Jay Inslee (D-Wash.) Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) : Chair of House Democratic Caucus Task Force on Defense and the Military Rep. Ron Kanjorski (D-Pa.)
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Rep. Dale Kildee (D-Mich.) : Chair of the Subcommittee on HELP Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) Rep. James Langevin (D-R.I.) : Chairman of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.) : Chairman of the Trade Subcommittee (He’s
known as a leader of trade issues27)

Rep. Nita M. Lowey (D-N.Y.) : Chairwoman of the State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) : Co-founder of the House 9/11 Commission Caucus Rep. Doris Matsui (D-Calif.) : Presidential Transition Board, 1992 (Clinton Administration) Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.) : Chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities Rep. James McGovern (D-Mass.) : Vice Chairman of House Rules Committee Rep. Michael McNulty (D-N.Y.) : Chairman of the Subcommittee on Social Security Rep. Kendrick Meek (D-Fla.) : Member of Congress to represent the U.S. on the NATO Parliamentary Assembly Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-N.Y.) Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) Rep. Grace Napolitano (D-Calif.) Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) Rep. Solomon Ortiz (D-Texas) Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.) : Regional Whip of the Democratic Caucus Leadership Team Rep. Ed Pastor (D-Ariz.) Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.) : Chairman of Congressional Black Caucus Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-N.Y.) : Chairman of the Board of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Rep. Silvestre Reyes (D-Texas) : Chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Rep. Laura Richardson (D-Calif.) Rep. Mike Ross (D-Ark.) : North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s Parliamentary Assembly (NATO-PA)

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Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif.) : the first Latina in U.S. history appointed to the House Appropriations Committee Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.) Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) Rep. Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.) Rep. Jose Serrano (D-N.Y.) Rep. Joe Sestak (D-Pa.) : Director for Defense Policy on the National Security Council of Bill Clinton Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) Rep. Albio Sires (D-N.J.) Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.) : Chairwoman of Rules Committee Rep. Vic Snyder (D-Ark.) Rep. Hilda Solis (D-Calif.) : Vice Chair of Democratic Steering and Policy Committee Rep. Ellen Tauscher (D-Calif.) Rep. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-N.Y.) : Chairman of the Subcommittee on Government Management, Organization and Procurement Rep. Stephanie Tubbs-Jones (D-Ohio) : Chair of the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct (One of the strong Clinton supporters who looks like close to her.
She was in CNN many times to remark for supporting Clinton.)

Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez (D-N.Y.) Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) Rep. Diane Watson (D-Calif.) Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.)

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(No Particular Order)

Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) : Chairman of Committee on Budget Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) : Chairman of Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) : Chairman of the Indian Affairs Committee Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) : Chairman of Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Sen. Tim Johnson (D-S.D.) Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) : One of “Kennedy Family” who was elected in 1962 Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) : The Former Presidential Nominee of Democratic Party, Vietnam Veteran Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) : Subcommittee on Investigations (Truman Committee) Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) : Chairman Personnel Subcommittee on Armed Services Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) : Chairman of Committee on Intelligence Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-Hawaii) Rep. Brian Baird (D-Wash.) : U.S. China Working Group Rep. John Barrow (D-Ga.) Rep. Melissa Bean (D-Ill.) Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.) Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) : Chairman of the Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) : Rep. Mike Capuano (D-Mass.) Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-Mo.) Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.) Rep. Lacy Clay (D-Mo.) : Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Information Policy Rep. Stephen Cohen (D-Tenn.) Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) : Chairman of the on Judiciary Committee (He served in the National Guard and the United States Army Corps of Engineers in the Korean War29)

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Rep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.) Rep. Jerry Costello (D-Ill.) Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) Rep. Artur Davis (D-Ala.) Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) : Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Federal Workforce, Postal Service and District of Columbia Rep. Bill Delahunt (D-Mass.) Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) : Chairwoman of the Agriculture-FDA Subcommittee Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) Rep. Chet Edwards (D-Texas) Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) Del. Eni Faleomavaega (D-A.S.) Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) Rep. Charlie Gonzales (D-Texas) Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.) Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) Rep. Phil Hare (D-Ill.) Rep. Paul Hodes (D-N.H.) Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) : Vice-Chair of Democrat on the Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas) : Chairwoman of Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) Rep. Steve Kagen (D-Wis.) Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.) : Son of Sen. Edward M. Kennedy Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) Rep. John Larson (D-Conn.) Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) Rep. David Loebsack (D-Iowa) Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) : Chairman of Subcommittee on Elections Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Min.) Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.) Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) : Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Parliamentary Assembly

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Rep. James Moran (D-Va.) Rep. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-Pa.) Rep. James Oberstar (D-Minn.) : Chairman of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Rep. Dave Obey (D-Wis.) : the spokesman for the House of Representatives Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.) Rep. Earl Pomeroy (D-N.D.) Rep. Steve Rothman (D-N.J.) Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) : Co-Chair of the Congressional Biotech Caucus Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.) : The first woman to serve as Chair of the Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.) Rep. David Scott (D-Ga.) Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (D-N.H.) Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) Rep. Tim Walz (D-Minn.) Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) Rep. Robert Wexler (D-Fla.) Rep. Albert Wynn (D-Md.) Rep. John Yarmuth (D-Ky.)

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Potential Cabinet Members
The following names have been associated with the respective posts in various news reporting. To be sure, the list is incomplete and fluid and, most likely, to be inaccurate. The list, however, shows the potential depth of each candidate’s supporters.

1) Possible Cabinet members in Hillary Clinton Administration • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •

Department of Agriculture Department of Commerce Department of Defense : Wesley Clark, Daniel Kahikina Akaka, Jim Webb Department of Education Department of Energy : Department of Health & Human Services Department of Homeland Security : Diane Feinstein, Bennie Thompson Department of Housing & Urban Development Department of Interior Department of Justice : John Edwards, John Conyers Department of Labor Department of State : Joe Biden, Evan Bayh, Antonio Villaraigosa, Richard Holbrooke Department of Trasportation Department of the Treasury :. Department of Veterans Affairs

Cabinet Rank Members • • • • • • The Vice President : Evan Bayh Office of Management and Budget Environmental Protection Agency White House Chief of Staff United Stated Trade Representative Office of National Drug Control Policy

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Possible Cabinet members in Barack Obama Administration • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •

Department of Agriculture : Tom Harkin, Ron Kind, Rosamond Naylor, Ray Mabus, Kathleen Sebelius, Ron Sparks, Rark Ritchie, Jin Hightower, Brian Schweitzer Department of Commerce : Susan Kropf, Maria Cantwell, Ursula Burns, Jack Welch, Michael Bloomberg, Tom Daschle, Nydia Velasquez, Warren Buffet, Lincoln Chafee Department of Defense : Collin Powell, Jim Webb, Jack Reed, Anthony Zinni, Al Gore, Chuck Hagel, Richard Danzig, Robert Gates, Clifford Alexander, Jr., Sam Nunn , Joe Biden Department of Education : George Miller, Chris Dodd, Kathy Cox , Inez Tennenbaum, Brad Henry, Lynn Woolsey, Eli Broad, Mike Easley, Ruth Simmons Department of Energy : Susan Eisenhower, Hilda Solis Department of Health & Human Services Department of Homeland Security : Corey Booker, David Gottfried, Donald Trump, Eleanor Holmes Norton Department of Housing & Urban Development Department of Interior : Bob Miller, Christine Gregoire, Rocky Anderson, Ron Kirk, Parris Glendening, Ben Nighthorse Campbell, Byron Dorgan Department of Justice : John Edwards, Eric Holder, Sheldon Whitehouse, Richard Blumenthal, Patrick Fitzgerald Department of Labor : Raul Grijalva, Arlene Holt Baker, Richard Gephardt, Patty Murray, Dennis Kucinich, Andrew Stern Department of State : Joe Biden, Bill Richardson, Wesley Clark, Bill Bradley, Susan Rice, Richard Lugar, Collin Powell Department of Trasportation : R.T.Rybak, Gary Lock, Jim Oberstar, Jerry Costello, Amory Lovins, Rush Holt, Shirley Ann Jackson Department of the Treasury : Alan Blinder, Jon Corzine, Denise Nappier, David Swinton Department of Veterans Affairs : Tammy Duckworth, Max Cleland, James Webb, David Petraeus, Paul Rieckhoff, Richard Clarke

Cabinet Rank Members • • • • • • The Vice President : Kathleen Sebelius, John Edwards, Schweitzer(Gov), Napolitano(Gov) Office of Management and Budget : Rosa DeLauro, Richard Moore Environmental Protection Agency : Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. , Laster Brown White House Chief of Staff : Bruce Riedel, Howard Dean, Tom Daschle, Bill Bradley, Max Cleland United Stated Trade Representative : Jeffrey Saches , Anne-Marie Slaughter Office of National Drug Control Policy : Howard Dean, Shirley Frnaklin

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9) Travel planning Canada : www.adventures.com 10) THE HILL : www.thehill.com 11) TIMESONLINE : www.timesonline.co.uk 12) abc NEWS : http://abcnews.go.com 13) White House : www.whitehouse.gov 14) “Guess the potential cabinet member” http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_is_in_barack_obama's_cabinet http://puredem.wordpress.com/ http://alterdestiny.blogspot.com/2008/01/putting-cart-before-horse-thinking.html http://www.whitehouse.gov/government/cabinet.html 15) Online Journal ABC News Internet Ventures, “Bill Clinton:I’d Sit in on Hillary’s Cabinet Meetings ‘Only If Asked’,” updated 5 Dec 2007< http://abcnews.go.com/print?id=3947594> (cited 16 Mar 2008) Brandon Crow, “A Cabinet for Hillary Clinton,” updated 6 Mar 2008 <http://www.411mania.com/politics/columns/70422> (cited 16 Mar 2008) Sarah Baxter, “Barnstorming Obama plans to pick Republicans for cabint,” updated 2 Mar2008<http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/us_and_americas/us_elections/ar ticle3466823.ece> (cited 16 Mar 2008) Thomas M. Defrank, “Meet Maggie Williams, Hillary Clinton’s new campaign manager,” 11 Feb 2001<http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2008/02/11/2008-0211_meet_maggie_williams_hillary_clintons_ne.html> (cited 16 Mar 2008)

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