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Rahm Israel Emanuel ( / ˈ r ɑː m / ; born November 29, 1959) is an American politician who has served as the 55th Mayor of Chicago since 2011.
Valerie Bowman Jarrett (born November 14, 1956) is a Senior Advisor to the President of the United States and Assistant to the President for Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs in the Obama administration . She is a Chicago lawyer, businesswoman, and civic leader.
David M. Axelrod (born February 22, 1955) is an American political consultant based in Chicago , Illinois . He was a top political advisor to President Bill Clinton as well as campaign advisor to President Barack Obama during Obama's successful run for Presidency in 2008 .
Peter Richard Orszag ( / ˈ ɔr z æ ɡ / ; born December 16, 1968) is an American economist who is a Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking and Chairman of the Financial Strategy and Solutions Group at Citigroup . [ 1 ] He is also a columnist at Bloomberg View, [ 2 ] a Distinguished Scholar at New York University School of Law , and an adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations . Before joining Citigroup, he was a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and a contributing columnist for the New York Times Op-Ed page. [ 3 ] Prior to that, he was the 37th Director of the Office of Management and Budget under President Barack Obama and had also served as the Director of the Congressional Budget Office .
Robert Edward Rubin (born August 29, 1938) served as the 70th United States Secretary of the Treasury during both the first and second Clinton administrations . Before his government service, he spent 26 years at Goldman Sachs , eventually serving as a member of the board, and co-chairman from 1990 to 1992.
Sarah Bloom Raskin (Born April 1961) is an American attorney and regulator , who is currently a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System . Previously, she served as Maryland Commissioner of Financial Regulation.
Janet Louise Yellen (born August 13, 1946) is an American economist and professor , who is the Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System .
George Arthur Akerlof (born June 17, 1940) is an American economist and Koshland Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley . He won the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics (shared with Michael Spence and Joseph E. Stiglitz ).
Peter Arthur Diamond (born April 29 , 1940) is an American economist known for his analysis of U.S. Social Security policy and his work as an advisor to the Advisory Council on Social Security in the late 1980s and 1990s.
Donald Lewis Kohn (born November 7, 1942) is an American economist who served as the former Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System .
Ben Shalom Bernanke [ 1 ] ( / b ər ˈ n æ ŋ k i / , bər- NANG -kee ; [ 2 ] born December 13, 1953) is an American economist and currently chairman of the Federal Reserve , the central bank of the United States. During his tenure as chairman, Bernanke has overseen the Federal Reserve's response to the late-2000s financial crisis .
Elena Kagan (pronounced / ˈ k eɪ ɡ ən / ; born April 28, 1960) [ 2 ] is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States .
Ruth Joan Bader Ginsburg (born March 15, 1933) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States . Ginsburg was appointed by President Bill Clinton and took the oath of office on August 10, 1993.
Stephen Gerald Breyer ( pron.: / ˈ b r aɪər / ; born August 15, 1938) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States .
Sander Martin Levin , generally known as Sandy Levin , (born September 6, 1931) is an American politician who has served in the United States House of Representatives since 1983.