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Frank Clemente

Executive Director
Americans for Tax Fairness


Washington, D.C.

Frank helped found Americans for Tax Fairness in 2012, a diverse campaign of 425 national, state and local endorsing organizations united in support of a progressive federal tax system that works for all Americans. He is knowledgeable about a wide range of federal tax policy issues. Previously, he was campaign manager for the Strengthen Social Security Campaign, a coalition of 320 organizations. Prior to that he managed a health care campaign for the Communications Workers of America in support of the Affordable Care Act. He was issue campaigns director at the Change to Win Labor Federation and director of Public Citizen’s Congress Watch, a national consumer watchdog organization. Frank also has been senior policy advisor to the U.S. House Committee on Government Operations and issues director for Jesse Jackson’s 1988 presidential campaign. He is the editor of Keep Hope Alive: Jesse Jackson’s 1988 Presidential Campaign.