• Leroy Chiao – Rebecca Costa

    Leroy Chiao – Rebecca Costa

    Leroy Chiao is a former NASA astronaut, International Space Station commander, and engineering consultant. Dr. Chiao is a veteran of four space missions and has logged over 200 days in space, 37 of which were spent in extra vehicular activity (EVA, or spacewalks). In 2009, he served as a member…

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  • Richard Perle – Rebecca Costa

    Richard Perle – Rebecca Costa

    Richard Perle is a political advisor and lobbyist who worked with the Reagan Administration as Assistant Secretary of Defense. In 2001, Perle served as the Chairman of the Defense Policy Board Advisory Committee under the Bush Administration. He is a member of several think-tanks such as the Washington Institute for…

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  • Ralph Nader – Rebecca Costa

    Ralph Nader – Rebecca Costa

    Ralph Nader is an American political activist and a five-time presidential candidate. Nader is known as a consumer advocate, first recognized in 1959 for his criticism of the automobile industry in an article he wrote for The Nation called “The Safe Car You Can't Buy.” Time magazine has twice named…

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  • Ann Coulter – Rebecca Costa

    Ann Coulter – Rebecca Costa

    Ann Coulter is a lawyer, conservative social and political commentator, and author. In 1999, Coulter worked as a regular columnist for George magazine, and her syndicated column for Universal Press Syndicate began appearing throughout conservative websites. She has been a legal correspondent for MSNBC, and appears regularly on television and…

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  • Van Jones – Rebecca Costa

    Van Jones – Rebecca Costa

    Anthony ‘Van' Jones is an environmental advocate and civil rights activist. He is a co-founder and President of the non-profit organization, Rebuild the Dream. A Yale-educated attorney, Jones is the author of two New York Times bestsellers, The Green Collar Economy, and Rebuild the Dream. In 2009, President Obama appointed…

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  • Best of 2015: John Sculley – Rebecca Costa

    Best of 2015: John Sculley – Rebecca Costa

    John Sculley a businessman, entrepreneur, and investor in high-tech startups. He is best known for his positions as CEO of Pepsi-Cola and Apple, as well as his expertise in disruptive marketing strategies. In 1995, he teamed with siblings Arthur and David to form the venture capitalist firm Sculley Brothers LLC.…

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  • Jim Lehrer – Rebecca Costa

    Jim Lehrer – Rebecca Costa

    Jim Lehrer is the former executive editor and news anchor for the PBS NewsHour. Lehrer joined the National Public Affairs Center for Television (NPACT) as a correspondent, which led to an Emmy-winning collaboration with Robert MacNeil for their continuous live coverage of the Watergate scandal. In addition to numerous awards…

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  • Tim Pawlenty – Rebecca Costa

    Tim Pawlenty – Rebecca Costa

    Tim Pawlenty was the former governor of Minnesota and Republican candidate for the 2012 Presidency. Prior to being elected governor, Pawlenty served as majority leader in the Minnesota House of Representatives. In 2011, Pawlenty served as co-chair for Mitt Romney's presidential campaign. He left Romney's campaign in 2012 to become…

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  • Sean McElwee – Rebecca Costa

    Sean McElwee – Rebecca Costa

    Sean McElwee grew up in the Groton/ New London area of Connecticut, where he claims he began drinking Dunkin Donuts coffee and writing at a very young age. He began with an internship in the CBS newsroom, shortly after found himself working for the “Reason Foundation” and John Stossel's award-winning…

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  • Peggy Noonan – Rebecca Costa

    Peggy Noonan – Rebecca Costa

    Peggy Noonan was the special assistant to, and speechwriter for, President Ronald Reagan. Prior to her career in the White House, Noonan was a writer and producer for CBS News. A respected author and journalist, Noonan currently writes for The Wall Street Journal and is a regular contributor to The…

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