Articles by John Gizzi

John Gizzi has come to be known as ???the man who knows everyone in Washington??? and, indeed, many of those who hold elected positions and in party leadership roles throughout the United States. With his daily access to the White House as a correspondent, Mr. Gizzi offers readers the inside scoop on what???s going on in the nation???s capital. He is the author of a number of popular Human Events features, such as ???Gizzi on Politics??? and spotlights of key political races around the country. Gizzi also is the host of ???Gizzi???s America,??? video interviews that appear on HumanEvents.com. Gizzi got his start at Human Events in 1979 after graduating from Fairfield University in Connecticut and then working for the Travis County (Tex.) Tax Assessor. He has appeared on hundreds of radio and TV shows, including Fox News Channel, C-SPAN, America's Voice,The Jim Bohannon Show, Fox 5, WUSA 9, America's Radio News Network and is also a frequent contributor to the BBC -- and has appeared on France24 TV and German Radio. He is a past president of the Georgetown Kiwanis Club, past member of the St. Matthew's Cathedral's Parish Council, and secretary of the West End Friends of the Library. He is a recipient of the William A. Rusher Award for Journalistic Excellence and was named Journalist of the Year by the Conservative Political Action Conference in 2002. John Gizzi is also a credentialed correspondent at the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. He has questioned two IMF managing directors, Dominique Strauss-Kahn and Christine LaGarde, and has become friends with international correspondents worldwide. John???s email is JGizzi@EaglePub.Com

Obama's Cabinet of cronies

Like FDR's own Cabinet that was stacked with appointees awarded for political service, Obama's recent...

John Gizzi January 14, 2013

Obama, Karzai address Afghan government corruption

Indirectly rebutting criticism from congress, such as from Rep. Walter Jones, the respective presidents of...

John Gizzi January 12, 2013

Rockefeller's exit from Senate paves way for Capito

Republican Rep. Shelly Moore Capito may have a very good chance to take the West Virginia Senate seat being...

John Gizzi January 11, 2013

Friends, family, colleagues celebrate the 37th president

An overflow crowd gathered at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington Wednesday night to toast President Richard...

John Gizzi January 10, 2013

White House questions GOP support for Simpson-Bowles plan

With Republican freshmen, such as Rep. Steve Stockman, proposing to make the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction...

John Gizzi January 9, 2013

Richard Nixon's 100th birthday

Had the former president lived to see it, today he would have celebrated his 100th birthday. A look back at...

John Gizzi January 9, 2013

White House punts on entitlement reform

"What the president said last week and what he said repeatedly before that, and what holds true today, is...

John Gizzi January 9, 2013

White House starts off '13 hitting hard on debt ceiling, guns, Hagel

Press Secretary Jay Carney went on an early offensive against critics of the Obama administration's radical...

John Gizzi January 7, 2013

House GOP freshmen condemn cliff deal; want spending cuts

Most of the 34 Republicans elected to the House in 2012 are not unlike most of the 87 in the House GOP Class...

John Gizzi January 7, 2013

Keith Ablow speculates run for Kerry's Senate seat

"If neither Weld nor Brown is the candidate ... I will take those who have asked me to run much more...

John Gizzi January 4, 2013

Inhofe: Today I'm McConnell's biggest fan

The Oklahoma senator praises the Senate Minority Leader, saying that ???When 99 percent of the taxpayers get...

John Gizzi January 3, 2013

Sanfords may run against each other in S.C.-1

With Tim Scott now in the Senate, many are feeling out the race for South Carolina's 1st Congressional...

John Gizzi January 2, 2013

Obama's middle-class showmanship

And my colleague was right. In once again proclaiming his ???top priority??? was to ???prevent the middle...

John Gizzi December 31, 2012

Battle lines being drawn for Kerry's seat

All signs are pointing to Rep. Ed Markey to replace Kerry in the U.S. Senate.

John Gizzi December 30, 2012