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 / Apr. 16, 2021

The Woke Try to Avoid Going Broke

If you take them at their word and ignore the long con, America’s corporate leaders may seem sensible.

Michael Swartz / Apr. 9, 2021

Manchin’s Filibuster Pledge

The West Virginia senator felt the need to make a high-profile promise.

Michael Swartz / Mar. 26, 2021

States Sue Biden Over Energy Diktats

There’s federalism at play, but also sound energy policy and national security.

Michael Swartz / Mar. 19, 2021

After-Effects of Washington Post Fake News

The Post’s “bombshell” on Trump’s Georgia call continues to unravel.

Michael Swartz / Mar. 12, 2021

Evangelicals for Biden Discover Reality

A Biden support group finds itself disappointed by his actions. Welcome to the club.

Michael Swartz / Mar. 5, 2021

The Borderless Nation

Joe Biden has flung the doors open wide and it will have serious consequences.

Michael Swartz / Feb. 26, 2021

‘Equality Act’ Creates New Persecuted Class

The Left’s assault on religious liberty and science continues apace with this House bill.

Michael Swartz / Feb. 19, 2021

Saving Civics From Racism

A reasoned (and reasonable) approach to civics is what our kids desperately need.

Michael Swartz / Feb. 12, 2021

The Biden Justice System Takes Shape

He begins with mass firings of U.S. attorneys and will move to remake the judiciary.

Michael Swartz / Jan. 29, 2021

Joe Biden’s Californication of America

Will our 46th president do to America what his fellow Democrats have done to California?

Michael Swartz / Jan. 22, 2021

The Prospects for Religious Liberty Under Biden

We can expect the Biden administration to be far less friendly toward this First Amendment right.

Michael Swartz / Jan. 15, 2021

The Road Ahead for the GOP

The party has some serious soul-searching to do if it wants to remain relevant in the post-Trump era.

Michael Swartz / Jan. 8, 2021

The Hilarious Case of Hilaria Baldwin

Is Alec Baldwin’s “Spanish” wife a better actor than he is?

Michael Swartz / Dec. 18, 2020

What’s With the Flight From Our Cities?

Urban unrest and COVID caused many Americans to weigh the benefits of the big city against the small town.

Michael Swartz / Dec. 11, 2020

Lockdown Consequences Include Our Mental Health

COVID-19 has caused great disruption to our everyday routines and to our mental well-being.

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