About Derek

Derek Hunter is the author of “Outrage, Inc.: How the Liberal Mob Ruined Science, Journalism, and Hollywood" and is a columnist, radio host and political consultant. He has worked at the Heritage Foundation as a health policy analyst; worked on Capitol Hill as a press secretary in the U.S. Senate, and was federal affairs manager at Americans for Tax Reform, focusing on tech, education, and judicial policy. In 2009, Derek was recruited by Tucker Carlson and Neil Patel to help start The Daily Caller. He is a contributing editor at The Daily Caller and host of “The Daily Daily Caller" podcast. He previously hosted a nighttime and midday radio show on WBAL Radio in Baltimore for seven years and continues to guest host on various radio stations including WMAL Radio in Washington and WCBM in Baltimore. He lives with his wife and children just outside Washington, DC, in the People’s Republic of Maryland.

He can be found on Twitter @DerekAHunter.