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Stephanie Slade

Age

29

Location

Washington, DC

Occupation

Managing editor, Reason magazine

Twitter

@sladesr

Stephanie Slade is managing editor at Reason magazine. Prior to that, she worked as a speechwriter, a pollster, and a regular contributor to U.S. News and World Report. She’s a proud graduate of the University of Florida, where she studied economics and political science. She also has an M.A. in communications from American University in Washington, D.C.

What was the biggest factor in your success?

I am incredibly lucky to have had a series of brilliant, successful young women for supervisors over the last five years. Each of them trusted I was capable of accomplishing big things and did not hesitate for one second to pull out whatever stops they could think of to help me along my way.

What advice would you give to other millennials?

Ask for what you want in life. People are more willing to help than you might think.

Does the GOP have a future and why?

I have no idea whether the Republican Party has a future, but I also don’t think it matters very much. Politicians will go where the people lead them. If you want to change policy, the way to do it is by influencing public opinion. First you win the argument, then you win the vote.

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