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The List: Balls and Galas 2010

The 2010 Washington Life Guide to the much anticipated Balls and Galas season Photographs by Clay Blackmore, Makeup by Carl Ray, Hair by Dyan Zurick Smith From left: Michele Berman, co-chairwoman of the Executive...

Prince’s “Killer Harmonica Player” Frederic Yonnet Jam Session

Prince’s “Killer Harmonica Player” Frederic Yonnet Jam Session

Prince’s “Killer Harmonica Player” Frederic Yonnet to host jam session at Renaissance Dupont Circle Hotel; Headquarter Hotel for DC Jazz Fest 2010. Date: June 8, 2010 As apart of the evening, Yonnet will perform a set then invite other guest musicians to sit in with the band. This jam session presents a unique...

The Obamasphere: Champions of the Campaign

STEVE HILDEBRAND The South Dakota native served as Obama’s deputy national director during the campaign. A veteran of South Dakota House and Senate campaigns, he managed Tom Daschle’s losing re-election bid in 2004, Senator...

The Obamasphere: Washington Supporters

MAXINE ISAACS The press secretary for the Mondale campaign (where she met husband Jim Johnson, who served as campaign chairman) Isaacs is still very much involved in politics and political giving. The Harvard Kennedy...

The Obamasphere: Political Allies

HARRY REID The Senate majority leader developed a reputation for sparring with President Bush and Senate Republicans after he assumed the party’s leadership in 2005. As a member of the Obama’s own party, this...

The Obamasphere: Economic Policy

PAUL VOLCKER Longtime chairman of the Federal Reserve under Presidents Carter and Reagan, Volcker is now serving as chairman of the newly formed Economic Advisory Board. This 6-foot-7 avid fly-fisherman and farmers’ rights advocate...

The Obamasphere: Foreign Policy

SUSAN RICE Known for speaking her mind, Obama’s pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is a protégé of former secretary of state Madeleine Albright and an expert in trans-national threats, global poverty,...