It's not as if the only competent people who ever served in government or who are capable are serving in government are veterans of the Clinton administration, so (Obama's) got to be careful how many Clintonistas he appoints to top-level government postsCritics: Too many 'Clintonistas' get posts Nov 19, 2008
Robert Kuttner is an American journalist, writer, and economist. Kuttner is the co-founder and current co-editor of The American Prospect, which was created in 1990 as "an authoritative magazine of liberal ideas," according to its mission statement. He was a twenty year columnist for Business Week and continues to write columns in The Boston Globe.
He is also one of five co-founders of the Economic Policy Institute, and currently serves on its board of directors. In 2007, Kuttner joined the non-partisan public policy center Demos as a Distinguished Senior Fellow.
Robert Kuttner attended Oberlin College, the University of California, Berkeley, and the London School of Economics.