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Michael Swartz Bio

Michael Swartz is a recovering politician turned writer. What began way back in 2003 with occasional features for The Patriot Post has blossomed into a weekly column. That love for the written word also led Michael to author a book with his own policy prescriptions and embark upon writing a history of the Tea Party for release later this year.

Michael Swartz / Oct. 30, 2020

The Ever-Expanding Influence of China

The communist Chinese have invested heavily in Joe Biden, and they're all in behind his candidacy.

Michael Swartz / Oct. 23, 2020

Cali Crazy Comes to Congress

The state's regulatory meddling in the auto industry should not be a national model.

Michael Swartz / Oct. 16, 2020

Judge Barrett and the Second Amendment

A recent Seventh Circuit case gives us a window into Barrett's views on the right to bear arms.

Michael Swartz / Oct. 9, 2020

Debating the Debate Changes

The Commission on Presidential Debates made changes that favor Joe Biden.

Michael Swartz / Oct. 2, 2020

Colleges Where Free Speech Is Endangered

Leftists are no longer liberals because they hate the First Amendment.

Michael Swartz / Sep. 25, 2020

The End of the Road for Gas-Powered Cars in Cali?

The state's pursuit of an overly ambitious "green" agenda has consequences.

Michael Swartz / Sep. 18, 2020

A Historic Bump in Median Income

The media doesn't want you to hear about this week's good economic news.

Michael Swartz / Sep. 11, 2020

Democrats: Elect Us, or Else

"War-gamers" are already preparing to resist the outcome of a Trump electoral victory.

Michael Swartz / Sep. 4, 2020

The Real Root Cause of BLM Violence

In the post-Civil Rights era, it's hard to imagine a time when real racism was rampant.

Michael Swartz / Aug. 28, 2020

The Problem With White Parents?

When kids are pulled from failing schools, leftists blame the parents of white students.

Michael Swartz / Aug. 21, 2020

Public School Libraries Commit to 'Anti-Racism'

Not content with awakening the woke, the race industry is now targeting the young.

Michael Swartz / Aug. 14, 2020

A Win for Due Process — and College Students

Having survived legal challenges, Trump's DOE can fix an awful Obama-Biden rule.

Michael Swartz / Jul. 31, 2020

A One-Two Punch of Woke Reading

Ibram X. Kendi's book, How to Be an Antiracist, is the latest in a line of racialist screeds.

Michael Swartz / Jul. 24, 2020

Beware of Biden's Budget Blowout

The immediate and long-term fiscal damage of a Biden presidency is hard to fathom.

Michael Swartz / Jul. 17, 2020

Federalism Under Fire

Certain states are all about their own autonomy — unless they have to pay for it.

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