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Topic - Gabriel Schoenfeld
Not long ago, senior staff levels of presidential campaigns were made up of a mix of longtime staffers of the candidate, some political professionals and some specialists in issues. Today, professional political consultants rule, and their emphasis is on data-driven "messaging" and advertising decisions.
On the day a London judge released WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on bail in his extradition battle, a top U.S. lawmaker warned against hasty moves to prosecute those who leak and publish classified documents in the wake of the group's mass release of sensitive U.S. government files.
Mr. Schoenfeld also said he anticipates "a much greater concern for diplomatic secrecy" when the 112th Congress convenes next month.
Gabriel Schoenfeld, a scholar at the conservative-leaning Hudson Institute, also urged Congress to move slowly.