January 17, 2011 1:25PM

Bruce Reed at Cato

Bruce Reed, who has served as chief domestic policy adviser to President Clinton, CEO of the Democratic Leadership Council, and executive director of President Obama's deficit-cutting commission, has been named chief of staff to Vice President Biden.

In 2004 Bruce Reed joined Ron Suskind and David Frum at a Cato Policy Forum on "wonks vs. hacks." Video here.

In 2006 he joined Markos Moulitsas, Harold Meyerson, and Nick Gillespie in an online debate at Cato Unbound titled "Should Libertarians Vote Democrat?"