Speaker Archive


Karl Rove

Karl was Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff to Pres. George W. Bush.  He is now a Fox News contributor and columnist for WSJ and Newsweek and an author.

Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich was the Speaker of the House of Representatives and one of the key leaders of the Republican Revolution of the 1990s.

Ann Coulter

Ann Coulter is the author of seven New York Times bestsellers.  She is a frequent guest on many TV shows and was the April 25, 2005 cover story of Time magazine.

John Ashcroft

John Ashcroft was the 79th United States attorney general. He served from 2001 until 2005. Ashcroft was previously the 50th Governor of MissouriUS senator from Missouri (1995–2001). (1985–1993) and a US Senator.

Sean Hannity

Sean Hannity hosts his own show, Hannity, on Foxnews, and a national radio show, Sean Hannity Show, on ABC. He is the author of 2 NYT best sellers.

Rush Limbaugh

He hosts The Rush Limbaugh Show which is the highest-rated talk-radio program in the United States.

Paul Wolfowitz

Paul Wolfowitz is a former United States Ambassador to Indonesia, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, President of the World Bank, and former dean of the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University.

Mark Levin

Mark is an American radio host, lawyer, author, and political commentator who served in the Reagan administration. He is the host of The Mark Levin Show and he is President of the Landmark Legal Foundation. He has authored several bestselling books

Michelle Malkin

Michelle Malkin is a conservative blogger, syndicated columnist, author and Fox News Channel contributor. She publishes a conservative blog — michellemalkin.com (her personal site) — and founded hotair.com. She has written 4 NYT bestsellers.

Laura Ingraham

Laura hosts her own national radio show. She worked as a speechwriter in the final two years of the Reagan Administration at the White House and she has written numerous best sellers.

Dick Morris

Dick handled the winning campaigns for President Bill Clinton, Republican Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, Pete Wilson of California and more than 30 other major political candidates. He has written numerous best sellers.

Congressman Mike Pence

Rep. Pence was first elected to Congress in 2000 and was most recently elected to a fifth term. He is currently on the foreign affairs committee.

Congressman John Shadegg

Rep. Shadegg has served as an Arizona Congressman since 1995. Currently he is on the Energy and Commerce Committee and  the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming.

Judge Charles Pickering

Charles Willis Pickering, Sr. was a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

John O’Neill

John  O’Neill is a Vietnam War veteran, lawyer, and the spokesman for Swift Vets and POWs for Truth (SBVT).

Steve Emerson

Steven Emerson is considered one of the leading authorities on Islamic extremist networks, financing and operations. He serves as the Executive Director of The Investigative Project on Terrorism.

Frank Gaffney

Frank Gaffney is the founder and president of the Center for Security Policy in Washington, D.C. He was Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Policy, the senior position in the Defense Department with responsibility for policies involving nuclear forces, arms control and U.S.-European defense relations.

Daniels Pipes

Daniel Pipes is director of the Middle East Forum and Taube distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University. His bi-weekly articles appear in newspaper all over the world. He has written 12 books.

Robert Spencer

Robert Spencer is the director of Jihad Watch, the author of ten books and nd has led seminars on Islam and jihad for the United States Central Command, United States Army Command and General Staff College, the U.S. Army’s Asymmetric Warfare Group, the FBI, the Joint Terrorism Task Force, and the U.S. intelligence community.

Senator Jim Bunning

Senator Bunning is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, a former Congressman and serving his last term as Senator of Kentucky.

Pat Caddell

Pat Caddell is an American public opinion pollster. He has worked for Democratic presidential candidates George McGovern in 1972, Jimmy Carter in 1976 and 1980, Gary Hart in 1984, Joe Biden in 1988, and Jerry Brown in 1992. He has served as a consultant to various movies and television shows, most notably the movies, Air Force One, Outbreak, In the Line of Fire, and the serial drama The West Wing.

Marc Cooper

Marc Cooper is currently a contributing editor to The Nation and he had a column in the LA Weekly from  2001 to 2008. He is  also a contributing blogger at The Huffington Post.

Andrew Breitbart

Andrew Breitbart is publisher of the news portals Breitbart.com and Breitbart.tv,  and BigHollywood.com. Andrew co-wrote the best-selling attack on celebrity culture, Hollywood, Interrupted and was the primary developer for The Huffington Post.

Bill Sammon

Bill Sammon is FOX News Channel’s vice president of News and Washington managing editor. Prior to joining FNC Sammon spent two years as senior White House correspondent for The Washington Examiner. He held the same title at The Washington Times.

Tammy Bruce

Tammy Bruce is a radio talk show host, New York Times bestselling author, blogger, Fox News Political Contributor and contributor at The Guardian newspaper. She is also a gay, pro-choice, gun owning, pro-death penalty, Tea Party Independent Conservative.

Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson is a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, a professor of Classics Emeritus at California State University, Fresno, and a nationally syndicated columnist for Tribune Media Services. He is also a  Distinguished Fellow in History, Hillsdale College, where he teaches each fall semester courses in military history and classical culture. He is also the author of several best selling books.

Tibor Rubin

Tibor is a Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor who immigrated to the US in 1948 and received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Korean War by President Bush in 2005. Rubin was repeatedly nominated for various medals and awards, but was overlooked because of anti-Semitism by a superior.

Wafa Sultan

In 2006 Wafa Sultan was named in Time Magazine in a list of 100 influential people in the world “whose power, talent or moral example is transforming the world.”Time stated that “Sultan’s influence flows from her willingness to express openly critical views on Islamic extremism that are widely shared but rarely aired by other Muslims. She was born a Muslim in Syria.

Nonie Darwish

Nonie is an Egyptian born human rights activist, and founder of Arabs For Israel, and is Director of Former Muslims United. She has written 2 best books and lives in the US. She has converted from the religion of her birth, Islam, to Christian.

Congressman Jack Kingston

U.S. Congressman Jack Kingston represents Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives. Kingston is a member of the Republican Party. Representative Kingston serves on the Appropriations Committee

David Bossie

avid N. Bossie is the president of Citizens United and Citizens United Productions. Formerly, Bossie served as chief investigator for the United States House of Representatives Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. He has produced 11 documentaries including Ronald Reagan: Rendezvous With Destiny.

Michael Steele

Michael Steele is an American politician, serving since January 2009 as the first African American chairman of the Republican National Committee.[2] From 2003 to 2007, he was the seventh Lieutenant Governor of Maryland.

Caroline Glick

Caroline Glick is an American-Israeli journalist and is the deputy managing editor of The Jerusalem Post. She is also the Senior Fellow for Middle East Affairs of the Washington, D.C.-based Center for Security Policy.

Governor Pawlenty

Governor Pawlenty served as the 39th Governor of Minnesota.

Governor Haley Barber

Governor Barber is serving as the 63rd Governor of Mississippi. He currently has a 70% approval rating.

Ralph Peters

Ralph Peters is a retired United States Army Lieutenant Colonel and author. He has written numerous best sellers of both fictional novels and non-fiction.

Senator Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions is the junior US Senator from Alabama. He was first elected in 1996. He serves as the ranking minority member on the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Yoran Brook

Yoran Brook is the current president and executive director of the Ayn Rand Institute. He served in the Israeli Army military intelligence, and he is a former professor with a PhD in finance.

Lt. Governor Peter Kinder

Peter Kinder was elected Lieutenant Governor of Missouri in 2004.

Bernie Goldberg

Bernard Goldberg is a  television news reporter and author of 4 best selling books.  He has won 10 Emmy awards for excellence in journalism — six Emmys at CBS, and four more at HBO.

Jonah Goldberg

Jonah Goldberg was the founding editor of National Review Online and is currently editor-at-large of NRO. He  is a Pulitzer-nominated columnist for The Los Angeles Times. His column runs in many major US newspapers.

Michael Barone

Michael Barone is senior Political Analyst for the Washington Examiner. A resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, he is also a Fox News Channel contributor and co-author of The Almanac of American Politics.

John Fund

John Fund is a columnist for The Wall Street Journal and its OpinionJournal.com and an on-air contributor to 24-hour cable news networks CNBC and MSNBC. He is the author of several best selling books.

Congressman Ed Royce

Ed Royce (R) is serving his tenth term in Congress representing Southern California’s 40th District, based in Orange County.  Royce serves as a senior member of the  Foreign Affairs and Financial Services. As a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Royce has been named Chairman of the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade; member of the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment and the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia.

Matt Schlapp (White House)

Schlapp headed the White House’s Office of Political Affairs from 2003 to 2005. He is now with Washington office of oil-and-gas conglomerate Koch Industries.

Trent Lott

Trent Lott a former US Senator from Mississippi and has served in numerous leadership positions in the House of Representatives and the Senate.

Former CIA Director James Woolsey

James Woolsey is former Director of Central Intelligence and head of the Central Intelligence Agency. He is a founding member of the Set America Free Coalition, dedicated to freeing the United States from oil dependence. He is also on the board of directors for the electric vehicle advocacy group Plug In America.

Wayne LaPierre

Wayne LaPierre is the Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Rifle Association of America.

Phyllis Chesler

Phyllis Chesler, Ph.D is an Emerita Professor of Psychology and Women’s Studies at City University of New York. Dr. Chesler is co-founder of the still ongoing Association for Women in Psychology and the National Women’s Health Network. She has written 13 books.

General Paul Vallely

is a retired US Army Major General and senior military analyst for Fox News. He served in Vietnam during the Vietnam War and retired in 1993 as Deputy Commanding General, Pacific Command.

General Thomas McInerney

General McInerney is a retired US Air Force Lieutenant General. He is a command pilot with more than 4,100 flying hours, including 407 combat missions during the Vietnam War. In addition to his Vietnam Service, the McInerney served overseas in NATO; Pacific Air Forces and as commander of 11th Air Force in Alaska. Currently, he is a Fox News contributor, and is a member of the Iran Policy Committee.

Col. Jack Jacobs (Medal of Honor winner)

Col. Jack Jacobs is a retired colonel in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions during the Vietnam War. He currently serves as a military analyst for MSNBC

Carlton Sherwood

Sherwood is a decorated Marine veteran who served in Vietnam he is also a American journalist who produced the anti-John Kerry film Stolen Honor.

John Bryant (Operation Hope)

John Hope Bryant is an American financial literacy[1] and poverty eradication activist, and “silver rights” entrepreneur. John Hope Bryant is the founder, chairman and CEO of global financial literacy and economic empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE.

Bill Kristol

William Kristol is editor The Weekly Standard, which, together with Fred Barnes and John Podhoretz, he founded in 1995. Kristol served as chief of staff to Vice President Dan Quayle during the Bush administration and to Secretary of Education William Bennett under President Reagan.

Natan Sharansky

is a former Soviet refusenik and prisoner, Israeli politician, human rights activist and author. He spent 9 years in a Soviet Concentration Camp known as the Gulag. He was the first political prisoner released by Mikhail Gorbachev due to intense political pressure from Ronald Reagan. He served as the Deputy Prime Minister of Israel.

Ward Connerly

Ward Connerly is founder and President of the American Civil Rights Institute. He was a member of the University of California Board of Regents. Mr. Connerly is President and Chief Executive Officer of Connerly & Associates, Inc., a Sacramento-based association management and land development consulting firm founded in 1973.

Fred Barnes

Fred Barnes is executive editor of The Weekly Standard, which he cofounded in 1995. He appears on Fox News Channel,  Nightline, Meet the Press, Face the Nation, and the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer.

Lt. Colonel Gordon Cucullu

Lt. Col. Gordon Cucullu has been an Army Green Beret lieutenant colonel, as well as a writer,  speaker, business executive and farmer. His most recent book is Separated at Birth, about North and South Korea. He returned recently from an embed with soldiers in Iraq and has launched a web site called Support American Soldiers to assist traveling soldiers.

Lou Dobbs

Lou Dobbs is the host Lou Dobbs  Radio show, television host on the Fox Business Network, and author. Dobbs has won numerous major awards for his television journalism, most notably a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award and a Cable Ace Award.

Max Boot

Max Boot is an award-winning author and former editorial editor for The Wall Street Journal. He is a Senior Fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. Max write for the NYT and LAT.

Chris Simcox

Chris Simcox is the co-founder of the Minuteman Civil Defense Corps (MCDC) and the project’s main spokesperson.

Mark Krikorian

Mark Krikorian is the executive director of the Center for Immigration Studies.  He frequently testifies before Congress and has published articles in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Commentary and National Review.

Lanny Griffith

Lanny Griffith was named Special Assistant to the President (HW Bush) for Intergovernmental Affairs, acting as the White House’s liaison to governors and other statewide elected officials. He also served as Assistant Secretary of Education from 1991 until 1993.

Charlie Black

Charlie Black Black worked for Ronald Reagan’s two Presidential campaigns in 1976 and 1980 and he was a senior political adviser to the 1992 re-election campaign of George H.W. Bush. He served as chief campaign adviser for Senator John McCain in the 2008 Presidential election.

Senator Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell is the Senate Republican Leader and the Senator from Kentucky.

Scott Rasmussen

Scott Rasmussen is the founder and president of Rasmussen Reports. He is a political analyst, author, speaker and independent public opinion pollster. Earlier in his professional life he co-founded the sports network ESPN.

Tom Tancredo

Tom Tancredo was a Congressman from Colorado from 1999-2009. He was a presidential candidate in 2008.  Tancredo also founded the Congressional Immigration Reform Caucus.

T. Boone Pickens

T. Boone Pickens is an American investor, hedge fund manager, and oil billionaire. In 2008 he developed what he calls “The Pickens Plan” which puts forwards a plan to move the United States from oil dependence to using alternative sources of energy like natural gas, wind, and solar power.

Ambassador Armando Valladares

Armando Valladares is a former political prisoner in Cuba. He was arrested when he refused to display a sign on his desk that promoted communism. Valladares was jailed in 1960, at age 23, when the new government arrested him on charges of being a counter-revolutionary. Valladares spent 22 years in prison. President Ronald Reagan appointed him to serve as the U. S. Ambassador to the UN Commission on Human Rights. He served in that capacity from 1988 to 1990. As Head of the U.S. Delegation, he successfully brought Cuba before the Commission for its human rights violations. President Reagan would later confer on him the nation’s second-highest civil honor, the Presidential Citizens Medal.

Edwin Meese III

Edwin Meese III is an attorney, law professor, and author who served in official capacities within the Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Administration (1967-1974), the Reagan Presidential Transition Team (1980), and the Reagan White House (1981-1985), eventually rising to hold the position of the 75th Attorney General of the United States.

Senator Zell Miller

Senator Zell Miller served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991, 79th Governor of Georgia from 1991 to 1999, and as United States Senator from 2000 to 2005.

Stephen Moore

Stephen has served as a senior economist on the Congressional Joint Economic Committee, as a budget expert for the Heritage Foundation and as a senior economics fellow at the Cato Institute. He was a consultant to the National Economic Commission in l987, and research director for President Reagan’s Commission on Privatization.Stephen is the author of five books and is Senior Economics Writer for the Wall Street Journal.

Grover Norquist

Grover is president of taxpayer advocacy group Americans for Tax Reform. Norquist is a member of the board of directors of the National Rifle Association, the American Conservative Union, as well as the Advisory Council of GOProud, in addition to being the co-founder of the Islamic Free Market Institute.

Joe Scarborough

Joe Scarborough is a former Congressman from Florida and currently hosts the TV show Morning Joe on MSNBC.

Fred Thompson

Thompson served eight years as a Senator from Tennessee. he has appeared in numerous movies and television programs, including No Way Out, In the Line of Fire, Die Hard II, Days of Thunder and The Hunt for Red October and the television series China Beach, Wiseguy, and Matlock. Recently, he has become known for his portrayal of New York District Attorney Arthur Branch on the Emmy Award-winning NBC drama, Law & Order.

Christopher Hitchens

Christopher is s a British-American author, journalist and literary critic. He has been a columnist at Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, The Nation, Slate and Free Inquiry. He is the author of several best selling books.

Peter Schweizer

Peter Schweizer is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and a former consultant to NBC News. His written work has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, National Review, Foreign Affairs, and elsewhere. He is the author of several best selling books.

Pat Caddell

Patrick Caddell is a public opinion pollster who worked for Democratic Presidential candidates George McGovern in 1972 and Jimmy Carter in 1976. He is also president of Cambridge Survey Research, which conducts public opinion research. He has served as a consultant to various movies and television shows, most notably the movies Running Mates, Air Force One, Outbreak, In the Line of Fire, and the serial drama The West Wing.

Michael Ledeen

Michael Ledeen is a contributing editor at National Review Online. He is a former consultant to the United States National Security Council, the United States Department of State, and the United States Department of Defense. He has also served as a special adviser to the United States Secretary of State. He has written more then 20 books.

David Limbaugh

David Limbaugh writes for Townhall.com, WorldNetDaily, and The Washington Times. He has also written four best selling books.

Cliff May

Clifford D. May is the President of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, a policy institute focusing on terrorism created immediately following the 9/11 attacks on the United States. Cliff May is also the Chairman of the Policy Committee of the Committee on the Present Danger (CPD), an international, non-partisan organization based in Washington D.C.

Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray is the Director of the Centre for Social Cohesion (CSC), a non-partisan think-tank in Westminster, London. Founded in 2007 to promote human rights, tolerance and greater cohesion among the UK’s ethnic and religious communities and within wider British society, the CSC is the first think-tank in the UK to specialize in studying radicalisation and extremism within Britain. He has written numerous books.

Richard Perle

Richard Perle worked for the Reagan administration as an assistant Secretary of Defense and worked on the Defense Policy Board Advisory Committee from 1987 to 2004. He is a member of several think-tanks, icluding Hudson Institute, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, Board of Advisors, the Center for Security Policy, and (as a resident fellow) the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. He has written 3books.

Melanie Phillips

Melanie Phillips has written for The Guardian, and is a regular panelist on the BBC Radio 4 program The Moral Maze and BBC One’s Question Time.  She has written four books, including most recently World Turned Upside Down.

Joel Surnow

Joel Surnow is the co-creator of  and a former executive producer and writer on 24. He was the executive producer of La Femme Nikita and a writer of The Commish. Surnow has also worked as a staff writer for other popular series such as The Equalizer, Miami Vice, Nowhere Man, and Wiseguy. He was a writer on Special Unit 2.

David Zucker

David Zucker directed  The Kentucky Fried Movie, The Naked Gun, The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear, BASEketball , Scary Movie 3,  its sequel Scary Movie 4 and An American Carol. He co-directed several films including Airplane! in 1980 and Top Secret!.

Robert Davi

Robert Davi played roles such as Vietnam veteran and Special Agent Johnson in Die Hard the villainous, singing Fratelli brother, Jake, in The Goonies, and Al Torres in the cult classic Showgirls. Davi is probably best recognized, however, for his role as the villain Franz Sanchez in the James Bond film License to Kill, and on television as Agent Baily Malone in 88 episodes of his own NBC series, Profiler.

Andrew Klavan

Andrew Klavan is the author of such internationally bestselling novels as True Crime, filmed by Clint Eastwood, and Don’t Say A Word, filmed starring Michael Douglas. He has written many best sellers. He is a contributing editor to City Journal. His essays and op-eds on politics, religion, movies and literature have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, The Washington Post, the LA Times

Oriana Fallaci

Died in 2006. Oriana was an Italian journalist, author, and political interviewer. After September 11, 2001, beginning with The Rage and the Pride, Fallaci wrote three books critical of Islamic extremists and Islam in general, and in both writing and interviews warned that Europe was too tolerant of Muslims.  She said that Europe was no longer Europe but “Eurabia” The Rage and The Pride and The Force of Reason both became best-sellers.

Cyrus Nowrasteh

Cyrus is an American screenwriter and director of theatrical films, television shows, and made-for-TV movies. He wrote Path to 9/11 for ABC/Disney, he was writer/director for The Day Reagan was Shot, and he was writer/director on Stoning of Soraya M., among many others.

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann

Congresswoman Bachmann has been the Congresswoman for Minnesota since 2007. She is currently running for president.

Congressman Thaddeus McCotter

Thaddeus has been a Republican Representative in Michigan since 2003.


Phyllis Schlafly

Phyllis is a Constitutional lawyer, she has written 21 books and started the Eagle Forum in the 1970s.  At present she is still president of the organization and is still lecturing and writing a weekly column.

Dennis Prager

Dennis Prager is one of America’s most respected radio talk show hosts, has been broadcasting in Los Angeles since 1982. He has written 4 books.

 

 

 

 

 

Pamela Geller