Tom Daschle
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"Thomas Andrew "Tom" Daschle" is a policy advisor, lobbying/lobbyist, former U.S. Senator from South Dakota, and former U.S. Party leaders of the United States Senate/Senate Majority Leader. He is a member of the United States Democratic Party/Democratic Party.

A South Dakota native, Daschle obtained his university degree there, and served in the United States Air Force. He was elected to the United States House of Representatives in 1978 and served four terms. In 1986 he was elected to the Senate, becoming minority leader in 1994. Defeated for re-election in 2004, he took a position as a policy advisor with a lobbying firm, and also became a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress. He co-authored a book advocating universal health care.

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