Brent Budowsky

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Brent Budowsky
Born Brent J. Budowsky
(1952-02-19) February 19, 1952 (age 63)
United States
Occupation Writer, political commentator, journalist
Political party Democratic

Brent J. Budowsky (born February 19, 1952)[1] is a liberal / progressive[2] American political opinion writer and blogger for publications including The Hill,[3] the LA Progressive,[4] and The Huffington Post.


From the mid-1970s to 1990, Budowsky served in senior congressional staff positions including legislative assistant to former Senator Lloyd Bentsen;[5] extensively involved with the Intelligence Identities Protection Act and Intelligence Officers Death Benefits Act, and legislative director to Representative Bill Alexander, then the Chief Deputy Majority Whip.


  1. ^ U.S. Public Records Index Vol 1 (Provo, UT: Operations, Inc.), 2010.
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  3. ^ Budowsky, Brent (2012-11-08). "Dear Matt Drudge: Stop the race stories". The Hill. 
  4. ^ "Brent Budowsky". LA Progressive. 
  5. ^ Budowsky, Brent (February 21, 2007). "The Libby Trial Is Serious Business". The Washington Post. p. A14. Retrieved September 10, 2010. 

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