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.

The Biggest Myth of 2012

Column: It’s the idea that liberal donors don’t ask for anything in return

August 24, 2012

The Salami Slice Presidency

Column: Obama’s reelection strategy is driving America apart

August 17, 2012

The Killing

Column: The battle to define Mitt Romney is over—and Romney lost

August 10, 2012

Attack of the Cookie Monsters

Column: The anti-Romney press is behaving like spoiled children

August 3, 2012

Wreck-It Barack

Column: Unscripted Moments Damage Obama’s Carefully Built Image

July 27, 2012

Honey, I Shrunk Obama

Column: Four years have miniaturized Obama’s appeal, plans, and rhetoric

July 13, 2012

The Obama Derecho

Column: The damage from Obama will be lasting

July 6, 2012

The Tea Party’s Roe

Column: Justice Roberts Throws a Lifeline to Romney’s Campaign

June 29, 2012

Hollywood’s White House

Column: Tinsel Town has hijacked Obama’s campaign

June 22, 2012

Obama’s Pity Party

Column: The president lives increasingly in the past

June 15, 2012