Born in South Carolina.
Former head of the South Carolina Democratic Party
Went to Washington to serve as political director for Sen. Ted Kennedy
Served as Campaign Manager for Rep. Dick Gephardt's presidential run in 1988, and as a consultant to his 2004 campaign.
Worked as a consultant on both of President Clinton's national campaigns.
Moved to Los Angeles and has served as media consultant and strategist for Sen. Dianne Feinstein, LA Mayors Dick Riordan and Jim Hahn, 2006 Democratic gubernatorial nominee Phil Angelides and many others.
By Brian Goldsmith
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