Matthew Continetti

Matthew Continetti is co-founder and editor in chief of the Washington Free Beacon and a fellow at the National Review Institute. Matthew is part of NRI’s new Buckley Legacy Project Advisory Committee, which was formed in 2019 to serve as a clearinghouse for new WFB projects, provide advice and guidance to the Institute’s leadership, and participate in Buckley Legacy events around the country. The author of The K Street Gang: The Rise and Fall of the Republican Machine (Doubleday, 2006) and The Persecution of Sarah Palin: How the Elite Media Tried to Bring Down a Rising Star (Sentinel, 2009), his articles and reviews have appeared in the New York TimesThe Atlantic, and Wall Street Journal.