Columnists

Howard Fineman - Newsweek’s Chief Political Correspondent, Senior Editor & Deputy Washington Bureau Chief. An award-winning writer, Fineman also is an NBC News Analyst, contributing reports to the network and its cable affiliates
William F Buckley - Founder of the National Review in 1955 & the TV show "Firing Line". His magazine revolutionized political thinking, and had a profound affect on conservative leaders such as Barry Goldwater and Ronald Reagan.
Howard Kurtz - Washington Post Staff Writer & host of the weekly CNN program Reliable Sources, which turns a critical lens on the media. Kurtz leads the scrutinizing of the media's fairness and objectivity by questioning journalists of top news organizations.
George Will - One of the most widely recognized, & widely read, writers in the world. More than 450 newspapers, a biweekly Newsweek column & appearances as a political commentator on ABC. In 1976, Will won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary.
Thomas Friedman - N.Y. Times Op- Ed writer. Won the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, his third Pulitzer. He became the paper's foreign-affairs columnist in 1995.

 

Columnists

Pat Buchanan - Senior adviser to 3 presidents, twice a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination & the nominee of the Reform Party in 2000. Buchanan has been part of 3 talk shows: The McLaughlin Group, CNN's Capital Gang & Crossfire. Buchanan has written six books & is currently a MSNBC contributor.
Peggy Noonan - Contributing editor of The Wall Street Journal and a weekly columnist for the Journal's Weekend Edition. She is the author of 7 books on politics & culture She was a special assistant to President Reagan from 1984 through 1988. In 1988 she was chief speechwriter for Vice President George Bush as he ran for the presidency.
Ann Coulter - Author of 5 New York Times bestsellers: Godless: The Church of Liberalism, How to Talk to a Liberal, Treason: Liberal Treachery From the Cold War to the War on Terrorism, Slander: Liberal Lies About the American Right, & High Crimes & Misdemeanors: The Case Against Bill Clinton. Is the legal correspondent for Human Events & writes a popular syndicated column for Universal Press Syndicate. Named on of the top 100 Public Intellectuals by federal judge Richard Posner.