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School Harvard  University Princeton  University Yale  University Columbia  University University  of  Chicago Massachusetts  Institute  of  Technology   Stanford  University Duke  University University  of  Pennsylvania CalTech Dartmouth  College Northwestern  University Johns  Hopkins  University Washington  University  in  St.  Louis Brown  University Cornell  University Rice  University University  of  Notre  Dame Vanderbilt  University Emory  University Georgetown  University

Speaker Oprah  Winfrey Ben  Bernanke Cory  Booker Lee  C.  Bollinger Abbie  J.  Smith Drew  Houston Michael  Bloomberg Melinda  Gates   Joe  Biden Mary  Sue  Coleman Geoffrey  Canada Mikhail  Baryishnkov Alfredo  Quiñones-­‐Hinojosa Cory  Booker Student  Speakers Cory  Booker Neil  deGrasse  Tyson Cardinal  Timothy  Dolan Toni  Morrison Rita  Dove Lt.  Gen  Huntoon Arne  Duncan William  Conan Daila  Grybauskaite Steve  Wozniak Patrick  Wilson Ann  Meyers  Drysdale Jimmy  Iovine Jim  Webb/Stephen  Colbert Gwen  Ifill Claude  M.  Steele Dick  Costolo Steve  Case Enda  Kenny David  Boies Dr.  Rick  Hodes Robert  Mueller Steven  Chu Thomas  Fanning Peter  B.  Lewis Neil  deGrasse  Tyson Nancy  Pelosi Student  Speakers Rep.  John  Lewis Anders  Holm Sandra  Tsing  Loh Alberto  Ibarguen Hon.  Ronald  Castille Shahid  Khan Sanya  Richards-­‐  Ross Jon  Huntsman Rabbi  Joshua  Fass Wendy  Kopp

Occupation Television  host  and  media  mogul Chairman,  Federal  Reserve Mayor  of  Newark,  New  Jersey President  of  the  University Accounting  Professor DropBox  CEO   New  York,  NY  mayor Philanthropist Vice  President University  of  Michigan  President CEO  of  Harlem  Children's  Zone,  Inc.   Russian  Dancer  &  Choreographer Neuroscientist Mayor  of  Newark,  New  Jersey — Mayor  of  Newark,  New  Jersey Astrophysicist Archbishop  of  New  York Poet American  author/poet Superintendent  US  Military  Academy Secretary  of  Education Senator  of  Massachuesetts   President  of  Lithuania Former  Apple  CEO Actor Alumna/Basketball  Player Executive,  Interscope  Records U.S.  Senator  /  Pundit PBS  host Social  psychologist Twitter  executive AOL  executive Irish  Prime  Minister Proposition  8  Attorney Medical  director  of  Ethiopia FBI  head Former  Energy  Dept.  head CEO  Southern  Co Progressive  Insurance Astrophysicist Former  U.S.  Speaker  of  the  House — U.S.  Representative Comedian NPR  Commentator CEO  of  Knight  Foundation Chief  Justice  of  Pennsylvania Owner  of  the  Jacksonville  Jaguars Olympic  medalist Former  Governor  of  Utah Executive  director  of  Nefesh  B'Nefesh Founder,  Teach  for  America

Ideological Tilt Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) Liberal  (Obama  Administration) Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) Liberal  (Affirmative  Action  Attorney) Unknown Liberal  (Donated  to  the  Obama  Victory  Fund) Liberal  (Socially  liberal) Liberal  leaning  (Social  issues,  contraceptives) Liberal  (Obama  administration) Liberal  leaning  (Obama  appointee)   Liberal  (Social  activist  on  education) Unknown Liberal  (Former  undocumented  immigrant) Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) — Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  House  candidate  2012) Conservative  (Socially  conservative) Liberal  (Bill  Clinton  Supporter) Liberal  (liberal  political  poems) Unknown Liberal  (Obama  administration  appointee) Liberal  (liberal  Senator)   Unknown Liberal  (Donated  to  the  Obama  Victory  Fund) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  America  in  2012) Conservative  (Donated  to  conservative  elections  1999) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  House  candidates  '01,'02,'07) Liberal  (liberal  Senator  &  liberal  pundit) Liberal  (liberal  "Washington  Week"  host) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  America  in  2008) Liberal  leaning  (Appointed  to  advisory  committee  by  Obama) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  House  candidate  in  2004) Liberal  (Pro-­‐Abortion) Liberal  (Proposition  8  proponent) Liberal  leaning  (Appointed  to  Obama  Brain  Trust) Liberal  (liberal  administration) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  America  in  2012  &  Cabinet  official) Conservative  leaning  (Renewables  &Energy) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  2000) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  House  Candidate  2012) Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) — Liberal  (Liberal  representative) Unknown Liberal  leaning  (Slight  leftist,  liberal  family) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  President  08) Conservative  (Conservative  organization  member) Unknown  (Donated  to  liberal  &  conservative  candidates) Liberal  (expressed  support  of  Michelle  Obama  initiatives) Conservative  (Former  presidential  candidate) Unknown Liberal  (Education  standards)

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University  of  California-­‐Berkeley Carnegie  Mellon  University University  of  California-­‐Los  Angeles University  of  Southern  California University  of  Virginia Wake  Forest  University Tufts  University University  of  Michigan University  of  North  Carolina  -­‐  Chapel  Hill Boston  College New  York  University Brandeis  University College  of  William  and  Mary University  of  Rochester Georgia  Tech Case  Western  University Lehigh  University University  of  Califorina-­‐Davis  (Law) University  of  California-­‐San  Diego Renesselear  Polytechnic  Institute University  of  Wisconsin-­‐Madison University  of  California-­‐Irvine University  of  Miami Pennsylvania  State  University  (Law) University  of  Illinois-­‐Champaign University  of  Texas-­‐Austin University  of  Washington Yeshiva  University Boston  University

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Tulane  University Pepperdine  University University  of  Florida Northeastern  University Ohio  State  University Fordham  University Southern  Methodist  University Syracuse  University University  of  Maryland University  of  Pittsburgh University  of  Connecticut University  of  Georgia Purdue  University Texas  A&M Worcester  Polytechnic Brigham  Young  University-­‐Provo Clemson  University Rutgers  University University  of  Minnesota  (Continuing) Michigan  State  University University  of  Iowa  Law  School Virginia  Tech Stevens  Tech University  of  Delaware American  University Baylor  University Colorado  School  of  Mines SUNY-­‐College  Env.  Science University  of  Alabama University  of  California-­‐Santa  Cruz Clark  University Drexel  University Indiana  University-­‐Bloomington Marquette  University University  of  Denver Tulsa  University Auburn  University SUNY-­‐Binghamton Miami  University  (Ohio) St.  Louis  University SUNY-­‐Stony  Brook TCU University  of  San  Diego  (Law) University  of  Vermont Florida  State  University University  of  Colorado-­‐Boulder University  of  Massachusetts-­‐Amherst University  of  Missouri

Dalai  Lama Karen  Elliott  House Clyde  Lear Jim  Yong  Kim Barack  Obama Richard  Engel Kay  Bailey  Hutchison Nick  Kristof Cal  Ripken Patrick  Gallagher Jerry  Adler Saxby  Chambliss Mitchell  E.  Daniels  Jr. Bill  Flores Eric  Lander Elder  L.  Tom  Perry Unlisted Greg  Brown Mark  Richtie Timothy  Busfield Norm  Coleman   Charles  Seger Dr.  Stephen  T.  Boswell Dr.  Lawrence  T.  Babbio Larry  Probst Lisa  P.  Jackson Unlisted Dr.  G.P.  Peterson Nick  Kristof Unlisted Jorge  Valdes Carolyn  Mugar Hon.  Pamela  Pryor  Dembe David  Brooks Bill  Cosby Michael  Hancock Steadman  Upham Dawn  Robertson  (Undergrad) Roby  Maruster  (Graduate) Unlisted Wil  Haygood Unlisted Unlisted Unlisted Michael  Streit Wynton  Marsalis Unlisted Julie  Andrews Kenneth  Chenault Peter  Hessler  (Honors  College) John  Wright  (Education  Dept.) Roy  Blunt  (Food/Ag/Nat  Res.) Christine  Romans

Spiritual  leader  of  Buddhism Chair  of  RAND  Corporation retired  CEO  of  Learfield  Communications World  Bank  president President  of  the  United  States NBC  News Former  U.S.  senator New  York  Times HoF  baseball  player,  Baltimore  Orieles   US  NIST  Director Actor U.S.  Senator University  President U.S.  representative Geneticist Elder  of  the  Mormon  Church — CEO  of  Motorola  Solutions Minnesota  Secretary  of  State Actor Former  Senator  of  Minnesota University  President President,  Boswell  Engineering Former  President  of  Verizon USOC  Chairman Former  administrator  of  the  EPA — President,  Georgia  Tech New  York  Times — U.S.  Patent  &  Trademark  Office Executive  Director  of  Farm  Aid Philadelphia  County  Court  of  Common  Pleas New  York  Times  columnist Actor/Comedian Denver,  Colorado  Mayor University  President Canadian  fashion  executive Jet  Blue  COO — Washington  Post — — — Justice  for  Marriage  Equality Musician — Actress CEO  of  American  Express Author State  Legislator U.S.  Senator CNN

Unknown Conservative  (Donated  to  conservative  candidates  2012) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  '00) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  '07) Liberal  (Liberal  United  States  President) Liberal  (Critic  of  the  Bush  administration/war) Conservative  (Former  conservative  senator) Liberal  (Liberal  journalist) Unknown Liberal  leaning  (Obama  appointee) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  America  in  2008) Conservative  (Conservative  senator) Conservative  (Former  conservative  Governor) Conservative  (Conservative  US  Representative) Liberal  (Donated  to  Obama  for  President  08,  11) Conservative  (Donated  to  conservative  House  candidate  02) — Unknown  (Speaks  negatively  of  Illinois  state  gov't)   Liberal  (Liberal  politician) Liberal  (donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  2006) Conservative  (Conservative  senator) Unknown Unknown  (Donated  to  liberal  &  conservative  candidates) Unknown  (Donated  to  liberal  &  conservative  candidates) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  Congressional  candidates  05) Liberal  (Environmentalist) — Conservative  (Sponsored  conservative  professorship) Liberal  (Liberal  journalist) — Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  '09) Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  PAC  in  08) Unknown Conservative  (Openly  admits  to  being  a  conservative) Liberal  (Openly  supported  Barack  Obama  for  President) Liberal  (Campaigned  for  Barack  Obama  for  President) Unknown Conservative  (Donated  2012) Liberal  (Donated  2010) — Liberal  leaning  (Speaks  highly  of  Obama) — — — Liberal  (Marriage  Equality  Decision) Conservative  (Attacks  modern  taxes) — Unknown Liberal  (Donated  to  liberal  Congressional  candidates  2011) Unknown Liberal  (State  Legislator) Conservative  (Senator) Liberal  leaning  (Harsh  with  conservative  show  guests)

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