Name: Belinda “Dee Dee” Blasé
Organization: The Tequila Party
What Makes This Person a Game Changer: Belinda “Dee Dee” Blasé is the founder and leader of a nonpartisan political party known as The Tequila Party, where her mission is to mobilize the Hispanic population to vote in record numbers in the 2012 Presidential Election Cycle. The party also promotes the passage of a comprehensive immigration reform bill as well as the DREAM Act. Blasé is also the former president of Arizona-based Somos Republicans. Under her leadership, Somos Republicans and a host of others helped to successfully recall Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce.