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- Jonetta Rose Barras WAMU resident political analyst and columnist for "The Examiner"
- Elissa Silverman Reporter, The Washington Post
- Cathy Lanier Chief, Metropolitan Police Department
- Matthew Watson Attorney representing the education referendum coalition
- Donna Wells Trustee, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
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