Glenn W. Smith was a longtime political journalist who has written for major newspapers, magazines and web sites. He helped manage the late Ann Richards' winning Texas gubernatorial campaign and has run national campaigns for MoveOn.org and other groups. Glenn was a senior fellow at George Lakoff's Rockridge Institute at Berkeley and is now a consultant and senior strategist at Progress Texas. He is the author of "The Politics of Deceit." Glenn lives in Austin, Texas.