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Michael Golden is a national award-winning journalist and author of the book Unlock Congress: Reform the Rules – Restore the System. He serves as a Senior Fellow at the Adlai Stevenson Center on Democracy and he is the cofounder of the One Million Degrees community college scholarship project.

Michael’s commentary appears regularly in national news outlets and he is the host of The Golden Mean podcast. Michael teaches classes on democracy and government at Arizona State University and he gives presentations about politics and the media to non-profits, universities, corporations and political organizations.