Lauren Victoria Burke is a writer, strategist and political analyst. She created Crewof42.com, a blog that covers Black members of Congress, in 2009. She has been a Senate and House staffer and has had a very diverse career in politics and media. Ms. Burke appears regularly on NewsOneNow with Roland Martin on TVOne and MSNBC. She holds a B.A. in History from The American University. E-mail anytime: LBurke007@gmail.com. Twitter: @Crewof42. Instagram: LVB325.