Emily Zanotti

Emily Zanotti is a blogger and columnist for the The American Spectator. She is a ten-year veteran of political communications and online journalism based out of Chicago, where she runs her own digital media firm and works as an associate fellow with the R Street Institute. Her work has appeared at her former blog, NakedDC, on the opinion page of the Wall Street Journal and across the web. Emily can be reached at em.zanotti@gmail.com. You can read more by Emily by following her on Twitter at @emzanotti and “liking” her on Facebook.

Coulter, Gingrich Distancing from Donald Trump?

 

It’s looking more and more like Trump will fall behind in Wisconsin — especially now that Scott Walker has announced his support for Ted Cruz, and the “Dean of Conservative Talk Radio in Wisconsin wasted the Donald in an interview yesterday — and more and more as though Cruz is pulling even with Trump in […]

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Hillary Clinton to be Interviewed by the FBI?

 

The FBI Clinton probe is, according to sources, nearing a close, which will be a big relief to the reported 147 FBI agents that are currently assigned to Nancy Drew and the Case of the Chappaqua Server. In just a few short weeks, there will be 147 beach vacations booked, probably lasting all the way […]

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Chelsea Clinton Says Mom’s Open to Using Exec Order to Curb Healthcare Costs

 

Chelsea Clinton’s mom hasn’t come up with a coherent answer to how she would curb the increasing cost of healthcare under the new Obamacare regime. She’s waffled between advising her audiences to double check the Obamacare website in case they missed a cheaper plan, to claiming credit for the entire thing, noting that before everyone […]

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Emory University Melts Down Over ‘Trump 2016’ Written in Chalk on Sidewalk

 

Not that I’m supportive of “safe spaces” and this movement to ban the freedom of speech on college campuses lest someone prick the precious sensibilities of our future generation of leaders such that they need to color and pet puppies to regain a semblance of composure, but there’s a certain part of me that can […]

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State Dept. Will Give You $1.5 Million to Pen a “TV Drama” Combating Terrorism

 

Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Belgium this week to extend the American peoples’ condolences to the citizens of Brussels, hit on Tuesday with a terrorist attack that killed nearly 100 people and wounded many more, and probably to help counter the problematic public relations the White House is facing after the American […]

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Trump, Kasich to Skip Debate; Trump Warns of Convention Chaos

 

After last night’s round of primaries, Donald Trump is openly considering himself the nominee, even though he has to win around two thirds of the remaining delegates in order to clinch the nomination before the RNC in August. John Kasich and Ted Cruz may have no intention of dropping out (though Kasich, at least, is […]

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President Obama Nominates Justice Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court

 

Now that the Presidential race is very likely between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the White House has decided to troll the GOP fully by nominating a Supreme Court justice, just in time for everyone to panic about whether they’d be better off taking a kind-of, sort-of moderate over whatever the two top Presidential contenders […]

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Ben Carson: I Endorsed Trump Because He Promised Me a Spot in His Administration

 

Let us preface this story with the adminition that offering someone a deal in return for an endorsement is technically a violation of FEC rules. But (1) we don’t know exactly what spot, if any, Donald Trump has in mind for Dr. Ben Carson, (2) Donald Trump “makes deals” because that’s what he does and […]

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Hillary Clinton: “We Didn’t Lose a Single Person in Libya.”

 

Hillary Clinton has been insistent that her version of events in Benghazi is the correct one, even if her carefully construted narrative flies in the face of even what little we know about that fateful night in Libya when six Americans died – four members of our consulate (including our ambassador) and two rescuers.  Last […]

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Your Baby Can Now Poop On Hillary Clinton (or Donald Trump)

 

  Bernie Sanders is the preferred candidate of the crafters, so if you type “Bernie Sanders” into handmade- and vintage-product site Etsy.com, you can come up with everything from cupcake toppers (for your Bernie Sanders victory party), to “Feel the Bern” rubber stamps, to any number of Bernie Sanders “prayer candles,” to a jewelry collection […]

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