Bill has been involved in Democratic Party politics for 25 years helping to elect candidates to local, state, and federal offices. Burke has worked extensively for and with the party, labor unions and other organizations to elect candidates who promote the Democratic Party’s agenda. He has worked on everything from municipal to presidential campaigns. Burke spent 4 years in the Communications Department for of the Democratic National Committee and has conducted political activities in more than 30 states over his career. In the summer of 2006, Burke was named Executive Director of The Foundation for the Future; part of the Democratic Party’s redistricting effort to ensure fair congressional and state legislation lines are drawn in 2011.