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Michael Podhorzer

Michael Podhorzer is Senior Advisor to the President of the AFL-CIO where he was formally Political Director.  He has Podhorzer was recognized as an early leader in data driven politics in the book, The Victory Lab.  His career in politics spans 44 years. He is the founding chair of the Analyst Institute and the Polling Consortium, served as co-chair of the Catalist Board and is on the boards of numerous progressive organizations including America Votes and For Our Future.