Game Changers is written by four former journalists, senior legislative staffers and political consultants with more than 150 years of combined experience in reporting on or participating in California politics:
Steve Swatt, former United Press International and KCRA TV Sacramento political journalist, and a senior public affairs consultant;
Susie Swatt, former key staffer in the Legislature and special assistant for the California Fair Political Practices Commission;
Jeff Raimundo, former political reporter for The Sacramento Bee & McClatchy Newspapers, and a longtime PR/political consultant;
Dr. Rebecca LaVally, university professor, former Capitol Bureau Chief for United Press International and former Capitol researcher.