Mike Lux is the president and founder of the progressive non-profit American Family Voices and of his namesake political consultancy, Mike Lux Media.
Mike’s career in politics spans four decades. He was a Special Assistant to President Clinton in the White House; he has worked on six presidential campaigns and on both the Clinton and Obama transition teams; and he was a Senior Adviser to DNC Chair Donna Brazile in 2016.
Whether as a consultant, co-founder, or board member, Mike has been involved with a wide variety of progressive organizations, including the AFL-CIO, Moveon.org, PFAW, LCV, Planned Parenthood, the NAACP Voter Fund, and Netroots Nation.
Having spent a lifetime fighting the good fight in the trenches of the progressive movement and Democratic Party, Mike Lux has seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of politics up close and personal. A progressive populist before it was cool, but with an aversion to blindly following anyone’s dogmatic approach, he lays out a strategy and message for winning a long-term Democratic governing majority