Five New Year’s career tips for Millennials


It’s time for your annual five quick mentoring tips from someone who cares about your career: me!

Five tips for Republicans questioning Secretary Sebelius about ObamaCare

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What tactics should the GOP take this week as more hearings are held?

Why I’ve Always Admired Charles Krauthammer


“Things That Matter” will make you even more of a fan

How do you “Lean In?”

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I answer that very question in my submission for Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In initiative.

Using Stories for Political Impact


You’ve heard the saying, ‘the more things change, the more they stay the same?’ You’ve also probably have heard a lot about the new incivility and lack of cooperation in Washington. From my experience on Capitol Hill and at the White House, I’d say there’s some truth to that. I remember when we all got …read more

My Favorite Memories of President George W. Bush

Dana and President Bush in the West Wing of the White House.

Here’s my personal take on what President George W. Bush means to me…

The Supreme Court, the ‘anti-prostitution pledge’ and free speech

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On Monday, the Supreme Court will hear a case that has gained little  attention in the media, but has earned support from a diverse set of groups. At  the heart of the case is the question of how much power the government can  assert to curtail constitutional rights when it provides grants and other  discretionary …read more

Five New Year’s resolutions for young career women

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Check out Dana’s Latest Column: Five New Year’s Resolutions for Young Women

Five Things I Want New Graduates to Know


‘Tis the season for advice giving and taking. Commencement addresses provide forums for reflection on present accomplishments and encouragements for the future. And even if some of the guidance sounds like the same old stuff that’s drudged up every year, there’s still room for inspiration in being told to “follow your dreams!” and “be passionate …read more

America can change the world with foreign aid, just ask Bill Gates

Foreign aid is often a sticky wicket in an election year. That’s especially  true in 2012 with an anemic economic recovery and problems of our own here on  U.S. soil. With the budget process underway, supporters and skeptics of the current  budget levels of foreign aid are making persuasive arguments. While I’m a supporter of …read more

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