David Sirota is the Director of Strategic Communications at the Center for American Progress and the American Progress Action Fund. He formerly served as chief spokesman for Democrats on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee.
Theda Skocpol is Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology at Harvard University. Her article in Issue 46 is from a chapter in Civic Engagement in American Democracy from the Brookings Institution.
Matthew Skomarovsky is co-director of the Public Accountability Initiative, a nonpartisan research and educational organization focused on corporate and government accountability, and co-founder of Littlesis.org.