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Politics / Government Speakers

Left. Right. Center. The Political Speakers at our speakers bureau cover all issues from all angles.

Sporting an impressive array of noted pundits, esteemed analysts, master moderators, Pulitzer-winning journalists, policy-makers, political commentators, unabashed humorists and beltway insiders, our roster of Political Speakers offer unparalleled insight into the trends and policies shaping the world today.

Always topical, timely, and on top of current events, our Political Speakers keep their campaign promise to go beyond the polls, headlines and hyperbole, to stir rousing discussion and deliver lively debate at your next event.

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Frank Luntz

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM Virginia, USA

“Public opinion guru”, Frank Luntz is “the premier man” in explaining the behind the scenes of politics and why people do what they do. The respected communication professional is an American political consultant, pollster, and… Full Profile


Christopher Kennedy Lawford

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Though Christopher Kennedy Lawford spent 20 years in the film and television industries as an actor, lawyer, executive, and producer, his biggest challenge was his 10-year-struggle against addiction. During his journey, he realized that conventional… Full Profile


Dan Glickman

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Dan Glickman addresses feeding a growing world, sustainable farming, and environmental stewardship through his current role in various research organizations. He is the co-chair of the Global Food and Agriculture… Full Profile


Ellen Goodman

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM Massachusetts, USA

For decades, iconic columnist Ellen Goodman has shared her thoughts on the tumult of social change and its impact on families. Describing herself now as a “recovering journalist,” the Pulitzer Prize winner continues to drive… Full Profile


Arthur Laffer

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Nicknamed “The Father of Supply-Side Economics,” Arthur Laffer has been one of the most influential figures in business and public policy in the late 20th Century. Dr. Laffer’s work triggered a world-wide tax-cutting movement in… Full Profile


Richard Lamm

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM Colorado, USA

Richard Lamm has been ahead of his time for most of his life. The politician, writer, and professor, has been outspoken since the 1980s on the need for government to reconceive how it meets public… Full Profile


Willie Geist

FEE CATEGORY * Contact for fee schedule
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Willie Geist is a daily mainstay of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, as well as a co-host of the 9 a.m. hour of TheToday Show, where he is a favorite of both audiences and critics alike. Rated… Full Profile


Marc Faber

FEE CATEGORY * $20,000 to $25,000
TRAVELS FROM Hong Kong

Born in Zürich, Switzerland, Dr. Marc Faber was educated in Geneva and Zürich, completing his educational career with a degree in economics at the University of Zürich followed by a magna cum laude Ph.D. in… Full Profile


Kenneth Feinberg

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Nationally known lawyer, Kenneth Feinberg has been called the country’s “go-to-czar” for resolving the most high profile and sensitive legal claims arising from disaster and mass injury. He has been appointed by a succession of… Full Profile


Niall Ferguson

FEE CATEGORY * Contact for fee schedule
TRAVELS FROM Massachusetts, USA

Niall Ferguson has an unrivalled record in academia, economic analysis, broadcasting and historical writing. He's the Laurence A.Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University and a Senior… Full Profile


Susan Dentzer

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM Virginia, USA

Susan Dentzer is the President and Chief Executive Officer of NEHI, the Network for Excellence in Health Innovation, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization composed of more than 100 stakeholder organizations from across all key sectors of… Full Profile


E.J. Dionne

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Syndicated columnist E.J. Dionne is one of the most widely read and highly respected political analysts in the country. In addition to writing for the Washington Post, he appears weekly on National Public Radio, serves… Full Profile


Mayor Bob Dixson

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM Kansas, USA

After a massive tornado leveled Greensburg, Kansas to the ground, Mayor Bob Dixson led residents not only to rebuild, but create what some now call “the greenest town in America.” Fueled 100% by renewable energy,… Full Profile


Eleanor Clift

FEE CATEGORY * $10,000 to $15,000
TRAVELS FROM Virginia, USA

Eleanor Clift is a contributor to Newsweek magazine and the Daily Beast website. She writes about politics and policy in Washington, and the partisan clashes that are the result of divided government. She is currently… Full Profile


Geoff Colvin

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Senior Editor-at-Large, FORTUNE Magazine Geoff is an award-winning thinker, author, broadcaster, and speaker on today′s most significant trends in business. As a longtime editor and columnist for FORTUNE, he has become one of America′s sharpest… Full Profile


Anderson Cooper

FEE CATEGORY * $75,000 and above
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Anderson Cooper is the anchor of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360°, a nightly newscast that goes beyond the headlines—keeping politicians and policy makers honest with in-depth reporting and investigations. The show airs weeknights at 8:00pm ET… Full Profile


Catherine Crier

FEE CATEGORY * $20,000 to $25,000
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

The youngest state judge ever to be elected, Catherine Crier has dedicated her life to the pursuit of justice. A strong spirited independent, Crier has been one of the most outspoken voices on the need… Full Profile


Glenna Crooks

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM Pennsylvania, USA

Glenna Crooks, PhD, is one of the most sough-out policy advisors in both public and private sectors when it comes to healthcare. Glenna uses her vast experience, research, and original approaches such as the Centricity… Full Profile


Laura Ingraham

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

The most-listened-to woman on political talk radio, Laura Ingraham takes on the hottest topics in news and politics. “The Laura Ingraham Show” is ranked in radio's Top 10, and heard coast-to-coast in 225 markets. Laura… Full Profile


Margaret Carlson

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Author of the book, Anyone Can Grow Up: How George Bush and I Made It to the White House,Margaret Carlson is a highly sought political insider, the Washington editor of THE WEEK, and a widely… Full Profile


Lawrence Chimerine

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Dr. Lawrence Chimerine is one of the country’s leading consultants on business trends and financial forecasts. Dr. Chimerines’s no-nonsense analyses and practical advice have drawn cliental from the world’s most powerful business entities including numerous… Full Profile


Gloria Borger

FEE CATEGORY * $20,000 to $25,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

The chief political analyst at CNN, Gloria Borger graduated from Colgate University, Hamilton New York (where she has been a trustee). She began her career in politics at the Washington Star, covering politics and at… Full Profile


Ian Bremmer

FEE CATEGORY * $75,000 and above
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Establishing Eurasia Group with just $25,000, Ian Bremmer has overseen its huge growth to a company with offices in New York, Washington and London with experts and resources in more than 90 countries. The group… Full Profile


Paula Zahn

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

A longtime journalist and television news anchor, Paula Zahn produced and hosted the true crime documentary series On the Case with Paula Zahn on the Investigation Discovery channel. First broadcast in October 2009, the show… Full Profile


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