Vote Smart cultivates a network of advisors who inform and substantiate the organization's work. Our advisors are leading experts in political research and journalism, and are from all across the political spectrum. Together, they review every key vote
selection, every bill summary, and every question presented to candidates through the Political Courage Test to ensure absolute nonpartisanship, relevance, clarity, and accuracy.
Dr. Paul HerrnsonProfessor - University of Connecticut
Dr. Paul PettersonProfessor of Political Science - Central Connecticut State University
Mr. Keith PhaneufReporter - CT Mirror
Dr. William SalkaProfessor of Political Science - Eastern Connecticut State University