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.

Ready, Fire, Aim

Column: Team Obama’s reputation is vastly overrated

May 25, 2012

Obama’s Grade: D Plus

Column: President haunted by record of broken promises and inflated expectations

May 18, 2012

Our Composite President

Column: Obama’s carefully cultivated image is coming undone

May 11, 2012

Generalissimo Obama

Column: Presidential rhetoric shows the antidemocratic strain in progressivism

May 4, 2012

Live Not By Obama’s Lies

Column: Don’t look now but the mainstream media may be starting to turn on Obama

April 27, 2012

Dog Eat Dog

Column: To win the coming nasty campaign, Romney must focus on Obama’s record and avoid distractions of news cycle

April 20, 2012

Stay the Course

Column: We will win this war on women

April 13, 2012


Column: Peevish POTUS has nothing to run on but demagogic attacks and demonization of Republicans

April 6, 2012

Democrats in Disarray

Column: A good week for the good guys – finally

March 30, 2012

The Passion
of Paul Ryan

Column: Media help Democrats in slandering budget chairman and hastening America’s fiscal meltdown

March 23, 2012