Daily Briefing - Tuesday, October 26, 2010

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Dr. Anna Greenberg is a leading Democratic pollster with Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, and an expert in survey research methodology. She taught at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government, was a visiting scholar with the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press, and is a research fellow at American University’s Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies.

Tom Bowman is founder and president of Bowman Design Group, a California-based company that creates exhibitions for corporations, museums, and events. Las, it year the company received a Small Business of the Year award from the California Air Resources Board. He also established Bowman Global Change, which helps organizations prosper while going Green.

Ingrid Betancourt was born in Bogotá, Colombia, and raised in France, but returned to Colombia in 1989 where she became a politician and presidential candidate admired for her determination to combat widespread corruption. In 2002 she was taken hostage by the FARC, a brutal terrorist guerrilla organization. For six years and 1/2 years, the FARC held her hostage in the Colombian jungle. She was rescued on July 2, 2008 and recently published a book on her experience called Even Silence Has an End: My Six Years of Captivity in the Colombian Jungle.