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Donna Brazile

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Veteran Democratic Political Strategist; Fox News Contributor; Adjunct Professor; Author

Always candid and insightful, Donna Brazile brings a refreshing perspective and practical sensibility to the discussion of today's political headlines.

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Donna Brazile'S SPEAKING FEE Under $25,000

Donna Brazile is a veteran political strategist, Senior Advisor at Purple Strategies, New York Times best-selling author, Chair of the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, and sought-after Emmy and Peabody-award-winning media contributor to such outlets as ABC News, USA Today, and TheGrio. She previously served as interim Chair of the Democratic National Committee and of the DNC’s Voting Rights Institute. Donna was the first Black American to serve as the manager of a major-party presidential campaign, running the campaign of Vice President Al Gore in 2000. She serves as an adjunct professor in the Women and Gender Studies Department at Georgetown University and served as the King Endowed Chair in Public Policy at Howard University and as a fellow at the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School. She has lectured at nearly 250 colleges and universities on diversity, equity, and inclusion; women in leadership; and restoring civility in American politics.

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Donna Brazile’s Speech Topics

  • Political Outlook: A Comprehensive Picture of What’s Going on in Washington

    Always candid and insightful, Donna Brazile brings a refreshing perspective and practical sensibility to the current administration and Congress. Her presentations provide a comprehensive picture of what’s going on in Washington—from analysis of the current political environment to hot-topic legislation. Named by Washingtonian as one of the “100 Most Powerful Women,” Brazile draws on her insider knowledge to provide audiences with the latest developments of an ever-shifting political landscape, the critical issues facing America and what their impact means for our future.

  • A Conversation with Donna Brazile and Mary Matalin

    Together, two of the most celebrated women in politics, Mary Matalin, former Republican presidential advisor, and Donna Brazile, veteran Democratic political strategist, draw on over 50 years combined in politics and a 30-year close friendship to share with audiences an entertaining, candid and sharp analysis of Washington politics and the gut issues that surround the race for the White House.

  • Additional Speech Topics

    • Black Lives That Mattered: The Long Fight for Racial Justice 
    • Sick: Divisiveness, Gridlock, Stalemate, and Hyper-partisanship in the Time of COVID
    • What’s Wrong with Washington?
    • Vote! The Fight Against Voter Suppression and Election Interference
    • One Nation: Healing America in the Post-Trump Era
    • Post Election Analysis – Whether Your Party Won or Lost, Where Do We Go from Here? 
    • Us, Too: Why America Needs Women Leadership More than Ever
    • Women in American Politics: Are We There Yet?
    • Black Leadership: Past, Present and Future

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Donna Brazile was a hoot. She was not only entertaining but substantive. She was a perfect addition to our program!

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