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    David Axelrod

    Director, Institute of Politics, University of Chicago

    David Axelrod is a 35-year veteran of American politics and journalism. Prior to political consulting, Axelrod worked as a reporter and columnist for the Chicago Tribune. Axelrod has managed media and communications strategy for more than 150 local, state and national campaigns. Axelrod most recently served as Senior Strategist to President Obama's successful re-election campaign. He also served in that role in Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, before serving as Senior Advisor to the President. After the 2012 campaign, Axelrod founded the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics to help inspire and train the next generation of leaders.

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    Monday, Oct 13 2014

    7 PM

    Award-winning political journalist David Gregory leads politicians, strategists and DC insiders in an up-to-the-minute analysis of the state of our... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

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