People (Page 9)


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    Arianna Huffington

    Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington  came to America in 1980 and quickly made a name for herself as a Manhattan “It Girl” among New York’s powerful. [1]   In the mid-1980s she married Texas oil-heir Michael Huffington, who was later elected to the U.S. Congress as a moderate Republican.
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    Arianna Packard Martell

    Arianna Packard Martell is the granddaughter of David Packard, a co-founder of the Hewlett-Packard technology company. She is a member of the board of directors for the Packard Humanities Institute, which her father, David Woodley Packard, founded. She made headlines in 2010 for her strong opposition to then-California Republican
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    Arielle Swernoff

    Arielle Swernoff is executive director of the Democratic-aligned PAC LaunchProgress. Swernoff is the co-founder of the far-left group AbolishICE. [101]
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    Arkadi Gerney

    Arkadi Gerney is the founder and executive director of the Hub Project, a left-of-center coalition-building media strategy group that services national and local advocacy campaigns. [102] Prior to founding the Hub Project, Gerney was a senior fellow at the left-of-center Center for American Progress (CAP) and
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    Arlene Blum

    Arlene Blum is a mountaineer, scientist, author, and environmentalist activist. She is the founder and executive director of the Green Science Policy Institute, an advocacy group that opposes the use of certain chemicals, and a research associate in chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley. [117] Advocacy
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    Arlene Holt Baker

    Arlene Holt Baker is an African-American trade union activist. A staff assistant with the AFL-CIO since 1995, she was appointed Executive Vice-President of the labor federation by the AFL-CIO Executive Council in 2007 and won re-election in 2009, holding the post until 2013.
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    Arlie Schardt

    Arlie Schardt was a journalist, Democratic political operative, and environmentalist activist. He served as a spokesman for then-U.S. Senator Al Gore‘s 1988 campaign for President, covered the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, and worked for the Environmental Defense Fund, the American Civil Liberties Union, Environmental Media Services,
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    Arnold Hiatt

    Arnold Hiatt is an American businessman notable for having been the president of the Stride Rite footwear company. He is a large contributor to political campaigns for the Democratic Party despite calling for money to get out of politics.
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    Art Pulaski

    Art Pulaski is the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the California Labor Federation.
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    Art Reyes III

    Art Reyes III is a liberal political activist and organizer who was instrumental in Democratic get-out-the-vote efforts in Michigan in the 2020 presidential election. Time magazine identified Reyes as a key figure in the “shadow campaign” to beat former President Donald Trump in the 2020 election. [125] 2020
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    Art Werner

    Art Werner provides accounting seminars for Werner-Rocca Seminars and holds a J.D. and M.S. in taxation.
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    Arthur Blank

    Arthur Blank co-founded the Home Depot in the late 1970s after being fired from a regional hardware store chain in Southern California. After stepping down as CEO of Home Depot in the early 2000s, Blank’s interests centered on a variety of Atlanta-based sports franchises and the Arthur M. Blank Family
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    Arthur Lipson

    Arthur Lipson is a board member for Mvc Capital Inc, Pioneer Municipal & Equity Income Trust, and CIO for Western Investment LLC. He has donated to the Democracy Alliance Conference and other left-wing groups.
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    Arturo Vargas

    Arturo Vargas is executive director of the NALEO Educational Fund and chief executive officer of NALEO (National Association of Latino Elected Officials).
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    Arun Chaudhary

    Arun Chaudhary is a Democratic political filmmaker for the left-of-center campaign consulting firm Revolution Messaging. He was also a former videographer on President Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign.
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    Aryeh Neier

    Aryeh Neier is a left-of-center political activist, a co-founder of Students for a Democratic Society and Human Rights Watch, and the former president of George Soros’s Open Society Foundations (OSF). Early Life and Education Aryeh Neier was born in Berlin in 1937. His parents, both Jews,
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    Ashley Judd

    Ashley Judd is an American actress, liberal activist, and affiliated with the Democrat party.
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    Audrey Cappell

    Audrey Cappell is the founder of Foundation for a Just Society (FJS), a left-of-center organization which makes grants to smaller LGBT advocacy organizations across the globe. Cappell is the daughter of hedge fund manager and left-of-center mega-donor James Simmons. Much of the funding for FJS comes from the
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    Austin Evers

    Austin Evers is the Founder and Executive Director of American Oversight, an organization targeting right-of-center interests and causes through open records requests. [170] He founded the organization in an effort to target the Trump administration. [171] Evers, then a State Department attorney, was
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    Avery Gardiner

    Avery Gardiner serves as co-president of the gun control organization Brady Campaign and its affiliate, the Brady Center, alongside Kris Brown. Gardiner was previously chief legal officer for the Brady organizations and lawyer for the Brady organizations’ Legal Action Project.