Guy Benson

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Guy Benson
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Georgia: Biden Approval Tanks, Republicans Lead in Major Statewide Races
By Guy Benson
Joe Biden may be the only person in the country who believes he's 'outperforming' expectations, as he asserted last week. ...
January 27, 2022
Analysis: Why the Upcoming SCOTUS Confirmation Battle May Be Relatively Tame
By Guy Benson
When the news broke yesterday of Justice Breyer's intention to retire from the Supreme Court after this term – a ...
January 27, 2022
Collapse: Biden Now Underwater By Double Digits On Every Single Issue in Latest Pew Poll
By Guy Benson
We started the week off by covering more terrible polling for President Biden -- and we can't stop, won't stop ...
January 26, 2022
Surprise: Western Sponsors of Beijing Olympics 'Ghosting' Human Rights Activists
By Guy Benson
The Olympic Winter Games in Beijing begin in a matter of days, and foreign athletes and journalists alike are being ...
January 26, 2022
Demented: You Won't Believe These New School Mask Mandates and Child Vax Proposals in California
By Guy Benson
Or maybe you will.  Read on, and find out.  The mass psychosis will not end until the superstitious neurotics are ...
January 25, 2022
Gross: After DC Officer is Shot, Local BLM Chapter Whines About Too Much Public Support for Cops VIP
By Guy Benson
It was a grim weekend for American law enforcement across the country, as multiple officers were killed or wounded in ...
January 25, 2022
Liberal Writer: 'I'm Done' With COVID Restrictions, And What We're Doing to Children is a 'Moral Crime' VIP
By Guy Benson
We've mentioned and cited Bari Weiss – a center-left writer and thinker who famously resigned in a blaze of glory ...
January 24, 2022
'Wrong Track:' Who's Up for Some More Brutal Polling for Biden and the Democrats?
By Guy Benson
Sure, why not? The guy can't keep the promises he made on the campaign trail, can't stand up to the ...
January 24, 2022
NAACP Chapter Attacks 'Jim Crow' Recalls Against School Board Members Accused of Covering Up Sex Assault
By Guy Benson
Before we go any further, read the Daily Wire scoops that blew the cover off of this controversy in Loudoun ...
January 21, 2022
Lying Hacks: Let's Review the List of Shameless Filibuster Flip-Floppers
By Guy Benson
This political drama finally ended on Wednesday night, when Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer forced a vote on blowing up ...
January 21, 2022
Gallup's Latest Poll Should Petrify Democrats VIP
By Guy Benson
Check out Spencer's post on this from earlier in the week, then read on. Gallup has been measuring partisan US ...
January 20, 2022
Biden Did a Whole Lot of Damage During Yesterday’s Press Conference
By Guy Benson
President Biden gave a rare formal press conference Wednesday afternoon, speaking and fielding questions for nearly two hours.  Amid the ...
January 20, 2022
Romney: Democrats Have 'Ventured Deep into Hysteria.' We Oppose Their Power Grab for Good Reason.
By Guy Benson
Noteworthy for the same reasons that compelled me to cover last week's floor speech from Utah's junior Senator -- as ...
January 19, 2022
Schumer: Hell Yes, We're Going to Try and Fail to Nuke the Filibuster Over 'Voting Rights'
By Guy Benson
We already know how this ends.  Under pressure from left-wing activists and the Very Online Twitter base, Senate Democrats will ...
January 19, 2022
Watch: Virginia Democrats Refuse to Applaud Youngkin's Line About Parents' Rights in Education
By Guy Benson
Their disdain and contempt for parents contributed significantly to their party's electoral loss late last year, as middle-of-the-road parents rose ...
January 18, 2022
Guy Benson is the Political Editor of Townhall.com and a Fox News Contributor. He co-authored End of Discussion in 2015, an updated edition of which was published by Random House in 2017. He is a familiar voice on the nationally-syndicated Hugh Hewitt radio show — which he regularly guest hosts — and contributes to NPR’s All Things Considered.

A fixture on the national speaking circuit, Guy was named to Forbes magazine’s '30 under 30' law & policy list in 2015. The Huffington Post included Guy in its 2017 roster of the '25 top millennial broadcasters in American news and politics'. That same year, he received the College Republican National Committee’s biannual Lee Atwater 'Outstanding Young Conservative award'. Guy served as a Media Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, and a Visiting Fellow at Harvard University’s Institute of Politics.

Guy’s resume in media and politics features internships at the White House-during the second term of President George W. Bush-as well as Fox News Channel in New York City. At Fox News, he assisted with show preparation, research, editing, and guest relations at the primetime show Hannity and Colmes. He wrote for National Review Online from 2006-2010.

An avid sports fan, Guy covered Big Ten college athletics and Cape Cod League baseball during his on-air career. Guy was born abroad and spent much of his early childhood living overseas. He attended high school in New Jersey and graduated with honors from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He currently resides in the Washington, DC area.