Paul Taylor, founder and director of the Alliance for Better Campaigns, was a
newspaper reporter for 25 years. He spent the last 14 at The Washington
Post, where he covered national politics and social issues.
Alan Taylor, a professor of history at the University of California, Davis, won the Pulitzer Prize for William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic. His most recent book is Writing Early American History.