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Ten Democrats Under 45 to Watch in 2009-2010

Rising Stars in Democratic Politics


Profiles of ten important Democratic party voices under age 45, including mayors, governors, holders of presidential cabinet posts, and members of Congress. These ten rising liberal luminaries represent varying viewpoints within the Democratic ranks, ranging from staunchly progressive to Blue Dog conservative.
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Rep. Patrick Murphy of Pennsylvania Mayor Kevin Johnson of Sacramento, California house democrats, democratic agendaRep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida Mayor Gavin Newsom of San Francisco
Rep. Heath Shuler of North CarolinaSen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New YorkRep. Ben R. Lujan of New MexicoU.S. Ambassador Susan Rice to the United Nations
Shaun Donovan, Secretary of House & Urban Development Governor Chet Culver of Iowa

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