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Can We Work Together Anymore?

A Democrat, A Republican and an Undocumented Immigrant, who considers himself an American, have a conversation.

Dan Pfeiffer

Howard Daniel Pfeiffer is an American activist, podcaster and former senior advisor to U.S. President Barack Obama for Strategy and Communications. Pfeiffer was a long-time aide to Obama, serving in various press and communications roles throughout his 2008 campaign for the presidency, on his presidential transition team and in the Obama White House....


Jose Vargas

Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker and a leading voice for the human rights of immigrants. He is the founder and CEO of Define American, the nation’s leading non-profit media and culture organization that fights injustice and anti-immigrant hate through the power of storytelling....

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Rick Wilson

Rick Wilson is a Republican political strategist and infamous negative ad-maker. His work appears in The Daily Beast, The Washington Post and Politico. He’s a frequent guest on the networks, CNN, MSNBC and NPR....

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