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Faiz Shakir

American Democratic Political Advisor

Faiz Shakir is the former Campaign Manager for Bernie Sanders’ 2020 presidential campaign and he remains Chief Political Advisor to Bernie to this day. He is also the Founder and Executive Director of More Perfect Union, a progressive nonprofit advocacy journalism organization that focuses on telling the stories of, by, and for America’s working class. Faiz has worked at the ACLU as its National Political Director and as Senior Advisers to former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.