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  • Alito, Sam: Justice of the Supreme Court
  • Armey, Dick Freedom Works lobbying group
  • Baldwin, Tammy: Congresswoman (D-WI)
  • Barrett, J. Gresham: Former Congressman, South Carolina
  • Bartoff, Judith: DC Superior Court
  • Bazan, Elizabeth: Congressional Research Service, expert on Constitutional law
  • Becerra, Xavier: Congressman (D-CA), Chief Deputy Majority Whip
  • Begich, Mark: U.S. Senator (R-AK)
  • Benica, Joanne: AU Disability Support Services-Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Berkeley, Shelley: Congresswoman (D-NV)
  • Berman, Howard: Congressman (D-CA), Chairman House Foreign Relations Committee
  • Blumenauer, Earl: Congressman, (D-OR)
  • Bono Mack, Mary: Congresswoman, (R-CA)
  • Boozman, John: U.S. Senator (R-AR)
  • Botvin, Victoria: House Office of Employment Counsel--employment discrimination
  • Boucher, Rick: Congressman, (D-VA)
  • Bowman, Karlyn: Fellow, American Enterprise Institute, poll analyst
  • Brain, Chuck former Special Assistant for Legislative Affairs to President Clinton
  • Bravin, Jess: "Wall Street Journal" Supreme Court Reporter
  • Breyer, Stephen: Supreme Court Justice
  • Bryant, Dan: PepsiCo; Vice President of Global Public Policy and Government Affairs
  • Burr, Richard: U.S. Senator (R-NC)
  • Buyer, Steve: Congressman, (R-IN))
  • Callahan, Tom: Deputy Assistant Secretary of State
  • Cannon, Chris: Congressman (R-UT)
  • Card, Andrew: Mr. Card, Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush and former  Secretary of Transportation.
  • Cardin, Ben: U.S. Senator-(D-MD)
  • Caroline, Glen: The National Rifle Association , Legislative Affairs
  • Caspari, Amy: Assistant Attorney General of D.C. Civil Division
  • Chabot, Steve: Congressman, (R-OH)
  • Coble, Howard: Congressman (R-NC)
  • Corr, William: Deputy Secretary Department of Health and Human Services
  • Conyers, John: Member of Congress (D-MI) Chairman of the House Judiciary  Committee.  
  • Cubin, Barbara: Congresswoman (R-WY)
  • Cubert, Jeremy: Dickstein Shapiro—Patents and Copyrights
  • Davis, Andre: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • Davis, Lanny: former Counsel to President Clinton, Private Law Practice
  • Delay, Tom: Congressman (R-TX), Majority Leader
  • DeGettee, Diana: Congresswoman, (D-CO)
  • Delahunt, Bill: Congressman(D-MA)
  • DeWire, Kristen: Office of the Attorney General D.C.
  • Doll, John: Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director  of the USPTO
  • Doshi, Dipu: Dickstein Shapiro—Patents and Trademarks
  • Dove, Bob: Former Parliamentarian United States Senate
  • Dreier, David: Congressman, (R-CA) Chairman House Rules Committee
  • Dudas, John: Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the  United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
  • Easton, Eric: Professor of Law University of Baltimore Law School, First Amendment  Specialist—freedom of the press
  • Emerson, Jo Ann: Congresswoman (R-MO)
  • Engel, Eliot: Congressman, (D-NY)
  • Eshoo, Anna: Congresswoman, (D-CA)
  • Feinberg, Ken: Mediator/Arbitrator-- 9-11 Relief Fund, Va. Tech, BP Oil
  • Feinstein, Jon: Chairman of the FTC
  • Flake, Jeff: Member of Congress (R-AZ)
  • Flannigan, Michael: Former Congressman (R-IL)
  • Fortenberry, Jeff: Congressman, (R-NE)
  • Fossella, Vito: Former Member of Congress (R-NY)
  • Frank, Barney: Congressman, (D-MA) Chairman, House Financial Services Committee
  • Fraser, Leslye M.: FDA Assistant General Counsel
  • Freeman, Sharee: Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice.
  • Frost, Shana: Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia
  • Frumin, Alan: U.S. Senate Parliamentarian
  • Gallaudet, Tom Allen;Dean Gallaudet College
  • Gallegley, Elton: Congressman, (R-CA)
  • Garlock, Vince: Private law practice intellectual property lobbying
  • Gilley, Kristen: House Appropriations Committee staff
  • Gingrey, Phil: Congressman (R-GA)
  • Glazier, Mitch: Senior Vice President, Government Relations and Industry Relations, of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)
  • Glickman, Dan: Former Congressman (D-KN), Agriculture Secretary, Chairman  MPAA, FellowBipartisan Policy Center
  • Goodlatte, Bob: Congressman, (R-VA)
  • Graham, Lindsey: Senator, South Carolina.  
  • Grossman, Jon: Dickstein Shapiro--Copyrights
  • Halperin, Hugh: Staff, House Rules Committee
  • Hastings, Alcee: Congressman, (D-FL)
  • Hobson, David: Former Floor staff for the House of Representatives
  • Hooley, Darlene: Congresswoman (D-OR)
  • Hoyer, Steny: Congressman, (D-MD) House Majority Leader
  • Howe, Jim: Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Hunter, Duncan: Congressman, (R-CA)
  • Huvelle, Ellen: Federal District Judge,
  • Inglis, Bob: Congressman, (R-SC)
  • Ishimaru, Stuart Commissioner U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • Jackson, Jesse Jr.: Congressman, (D-IL)
  • Jackson, William, Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
  • Jenckes, Christina; House Foreign Affairs Committee Staff
  • Johnson, Charlie: Parliamentarian of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Kamoie, Brian: Department of Homeland Security
  • Kaptur, Marcy: Congresswoman, (D-OH)
  • Katopis, Chris; former Assistant Director of the Patent Office
  • Keating, Tim former Assistant to President Clinton, and Vice President for International  Government Relations the Boeing Company.
  • Kendall, Sarah: Counsel to the Director, U.S. Immigration Service
  • Keniry, Dan: TIAA-CREFF; Former Senior House Staff
  • King III, Rufus: Chief Judge D.C. Superior Court
  • King, Peter: Congressman, (R-NY) Chairman Homeland Security Committee
  • Kircher, Kerry:General Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Kirk, Mark Steven: Congressman, Illinois (now Senator)
  • Kremzner, Mary: Counsel Food and Drug Administration
  • Lachmann, David; Chief of Staff of the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights,  and Civil Liberties of the House Judiciary Committee.  
  • LaHood, Ray, Secretary of Transportation, Former Congressman (R-IL)
  • LaTourette, Steve: Congressman, Ohio
  • Lauzon, Katrina: National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action
  • Lazarus, Sy: National Senior Citizens Law Center AARP on the Affordable Care Act
  • Lewis, John: Congressman (D-GA); Civil Rights Icon
  • Liebowitz, John: Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission
  • Lindsey, Ron, Esq. Center for Inquiry— Church State Relations
  • Lopez, Jose: D.C. Superior Court, Domestic Violence Division
  • Lungren, Dan: Congressman (R-CA)
  • Luttman, Jennifer: FBI Forensics Division Chief, DNA expert
  • Mack, Connie, IV: Congressman, (R-FL)
  • Markey, Ed: Congressman, (D-MA)
  • McCartin, Muftiah: Covington & Burling, Legislative attorney
  • McCollum, Betty: Congresswoman, (D-MN
  • McCotter, Thadedus: Congressman, (R-MI)
  • McDermott, Jim: Congressman (D-WA)
  • McGovern, Jim: Congressman (D-MA)
  • McLarty, Thomas (Mac): Former Chief of Staff for President Clinton  
  • McManus, Catherine: Chief Deputy Legal Advisor State Department
  • Meese III, Edwin: Former Attorney General and advisor to President Reagan
  • Mineta, Norm: Former Congressman (D-CA) & and Clinton Commerce Secretary and    Bush Transportation Secretary
  • Mishkin, Doug Patton, Boggs, employment lawyer
  • Moran, Jim: Congressman, (D-VA)  
  • Nadler, Jerrold: Congressman,(D-NY)
  • Nason, Nicole: Administrator, National Highway Transportation Safety Administration
  • Oberstar, Jim: Congressman,(D-MN) Chairman of the House Transportation Committee
  • Obey, David: Congressman, (D-WI) Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee
  • Olson, Ted: Former Solicitor General, 2001 – 2004; argued Bush v. Gore  
  • Ortiz, Solomon: Congressman, (D-TX).
  • Parr, Tom: Chief of Staff, US Customs and Immigration Service
  • Pence, Mike: Member of Congress, (R-IN)
  • Pierson, Jay: House Republican Floor staff
  • Pitts, Billy: Former House Republican Floor staff
  • Poe, Ted: Congressman, (R-TX)
  • Price, David: Congressman, (D-NC)
  • Pryce, Deborah: Congresswoman, (D-OH)  
  • Ramstad, Jim: Congressman, (R-MN)
  • Rangel, Charles: Congressman, (DNY) Chairman of the House Ways and Means  Committee
  • Reed, Jack: U.S. Senator and Former Congressman (D-RI)  
  • Rivkin, David: Baker and Hostetler Law Firm, national security
  • Robinson, Pete: Assistant Parliamentarian, U.S. Senate
  • Rogers, Ann: House Employment Counsel,-- Family Medical Leave Act
  • Rosenberg, Mort: Congressional Research Service—Administrative Law
  • Rosenberg, Chuck: United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana: Congresswoman, (R-FL) Chair House Foreign Affairs Committee
  • Rothman, Steve: Member of Congress (D-NJ)
  • Rothstein, Barbara: Federal District Judge—flag burning and “right to die”
  • Royce, Ed: Congressman, (R-CA)
  • Satterfield, Lee: Chief Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
  • Scalia, Antonin: Supreme Court Justice
  • Schieffer, Bob: CBS News' Sunday public affairs broadcast
  • Schnieder, Judy: Congressional Research Service
  • Scott, Bobby: Congressman, (D-VA)
  • Semiatin, Richard: Washington Semester Program—different theories on interpreting  the Constitution
  • Senchak, Marlisa: Fannie Mae
  • Sensenbrenner, Jim: Congressman, (R-WI)
  • Sessions, Pete: Member of Congress (R-TX)  
  • Shays, Chris: Congressman, (R-CN)
  • Siddall, Katy, Senior Legislative Staff, Congressman Leonard Boswell (D-IA)
  • Simpson, Alan: Former Senator, (R-WY)
  • Slaughter, Louis: Congresswoman, (D-NY) Chair of the House Rules Committee  
  • Smith DeWaal, Caroline: Food Science Director, Center for Science in the Public  Interest
  • Smith, Alison: Congressional Research Service, search and seizure
  • Smith, Chris: Congressman, (R-NJ)  
  • Smith, Lamar: Congressman, (R-TX) Chairman, House Judiciary Committee
  • Smith, Linda: Senior policy advisor Governor Linda Lingle, (R-HI)
  • Spaulding, Suzanne: Counsel Department of Homeland
  • St. Martin, Jo Marie: Floor Assistant to the Speaker of the House
  • Stanley, Mark: Director of the Advanced Technology Program, Department of  Commerce
  • Stearns, Cliff: Congressman, (R-FL)  
  • Stewart, Malcolm, U.S. Deputy Solicitor General
  • Sullivan, John: Parliamentarian, U.S. House of Representative  
  • Suter, William: Clerk, U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Tancredo, Tom: Congressman (R-CO)  
  • Tatelman, Tom: Llegislative Attorney, Congressional Research Service
  • Thomas, Bill: Congressman (R-CA), Chairman House Ways and Means Committee  
  • Thomas, Helen: Journalist and columnist
  • Thornberry, Mac; Congressman (R-TX)
  • Thrift, Laura, Senior Legislative Staff, Congressman David Price (D-NC)
  • Totenberg, Nina: American legal affairs correspondent, National Public Radio
  • Turton, Dan: White House Congressional Liaison
  • Urbina, Ricardo— U.S. District Judge
  • Vice, Dan: Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence
  • Walton, Reggie: U.S. District Judge
  • Washington, Eric: Chief Judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • Wasserman Schultz, Debbie: Congresswoman, (D-FL)
  • Watt, Mel, Member of Congress, (D-NC)
  • Watts, J.C.: Former Member of Congress; (R-OK)
  • Waxman, Henry: Congressman,(D-CA) California, Chairman of the Energy and  Commerce Committee
  • Westmoreland, Tim: Health Aide, House Energy and Commerce Committee
  • Wexler, Rob: Congressman, (D-FL)  
  • Williams, Kim; Office of House Employment Counsel—Family Medical Leave Act
  • Wong, Buck Science Director NIH—stem cell research
  • Woodward, Bob: Journalist
  • Yarmuth, John: Congressman (D-KY) Kentucky.  
  • Young, C.W. “Bill”: Congressman, (R-FL)
  • Zeldon, Joan: Judge D.C. Superior Court