Free Beacon Matthew Continetti

Matthew Continetti is a senior fellow and the inaugural Patrick and Charlene Neal Chair in American Prosperity at the American Enterprise Institute. The founding editor of the Washington Free Beacon, he is also the author of The K Street Gang: The Rise and Fall of the Republican Machine (Doubleday, 2006); The Persecution of Sarah Palin: How the Elite Media Tried to Bring Down a Rising Star (Sentinel, 2009); and The Right: The Hundred Year War for American Conservatism (Basic, 2022). His articles and reviews have appeared in the New York Times, Atlantic, and Wall Street Journal.

Convergence of the Twain

Column: Why American foreign policy is headed for disaster

February 21, 2014

The Golden Egg

Column: The Hillary Papers and the Death of the Mainstream Media

February 14, 2014
New York Times building

Fast Times at Eighth Avenue High

Column: Our adolescent media

February 7, 2014

The Big Chide

Column: What will the world look like in 2017?

January 31, 2014
Sam Kass and Alex Wagner / AP

Love in the Time of Obama

Column: Alex Wagner, Sam Kass, and the new aristocracy

January 24, 2014
Charles and David Koch

The Rainmakers

Column: Where would Democrats be without Charles and David Koch?

January 17, 2014

Poverty Chic

Column: The latest political fashion

January 10, 2014
Frank Underwood Carrie Mathison Phil Dunphy House of Cards Homeland Modern Family

The Obama Box

Column: What Obama’s TV picks really tell us about him

January 3, 2014

The Inequality Business

Column: What’s really at stake in the inequality debate

December 20, 2013

Keystone to the Kingdom

Column: How a left-wing billionaire bought the Oval Office

December 13, 2013