About Project Vote Smart

Advisors

Project Vote Smart cultivates a network of advisors who inform and substantiate the Project's work. Our advisors are leading experts in political science, academic researchers, and journalists from 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.

2013-2014 Advisors

Maryland

Mr Jan Alderton
Managing Editor - Cumberland Times News

Dr. Harry Basehart
Professor and Co-Director, PACE - Salisbury University

Ms. Alice Cherbonnier
Managing Editor - Baltimore Chronicle and Sentinel

Dr. Cynthia Cooper
Chair and Associate Professor - Towson University

Dr. Todd Eberly
Assistant Professor - St. Mary's College of Maryland