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- Dick Black Member, Virginia Senate (R-District 13); Former Member, Virginia House of Delegates (R-District 32)
- Karl Racine Attorney General, District of Columbia
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
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