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The NGA Show Opening Keynote Dana Perino

Dana Perino

Dana Perino is a revered political commentator and journalist, New York Times best-selling author, and a former White House Press Secretary. She currently hosts The Daily Briefing with Dana Perino, and is a co-host on the hit show The Five, both on the Fox News Channel. The Five has won its time slot every day since it started in July 2011 and last year finished as the fifth most-watched program in all of cable. Part of an ensemble cast, some viewers have nicknamed Perino “The Voice of Reason” on The Five. A Fox News political commentator, she also appears weekly on other Fox programs. 

The NGA Show Opening Keynote Donna Brazile

Donna Brazile

Veteran Democratic political strategist Donna Brazile is a Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy. She is the former interim Chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), an adjunct professor at Georgetown University, and the author of the upcoming book Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-ins and Breakdowns That Put Donald Trump in the White House. Brazile is the founder and managing director of Brazile and Associates, LLC, a consulting, grassroots advocacy and training firm based in Washington, D.C.

Dana Perino and Donna Brazile offer perspectives from opposite sides of the aisle on today’s hot-button political issues. These two trailblazing strategists make up a power duo that will provide analysis on issues that affected the 2018 mid-term elections and are currently shaping the political landscape. Both with larger-than-life personalities, will take an in-depth look at the Trump administration, the current state of Congress, and the current hot button topics, as they share behind-the-scenes stories and insight gained from high-level government experience and on the campaign trail.