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Amber Athey

Amber Athey is The Spectator’s Washington editor. She is a senior fellow at the Steamboat Institute and formerly White House correspondent for the Daily Caller.

Politics

Rittenhouse prosecution shoots from the hip

Their arguments, if upheld, could have a dire impact on gun owners everywhere

By Amber Athey

Culture

#FreeBritney is redemption for toxic celebrity fan culture

Hopefully Britney’s case inspires reform in the system

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Jim Jordan on the infrastructure boondoggle

Amber Athey and Matt Purple are joined by Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan who discusses why he opposed the recently passed infrastructure bill.

By Amber Athey

Music Review

Taylor Swift tells it all too well on her ‘Red’ re-release

Heartbreak, drama and damn good songwriting

By Amber Athey

Policy

The inanity of corporate mask policies

Some retail workers abuse the new power they have over customers

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Biden’s next steps

Amber Athey and Oliver Wiseman discuss the developments in Biden’s Build Back Better Plan.

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Kicking and screaming into Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse

Matt Purple, Amber Athey, and Rachel Bovard discuss Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse and the problem with big tech.

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Voters say no to the revolution of 2020

Matt Purple and Amber Athey discuss the 2021 Virginia election results and the rejections of critical race theory and defund the police.

By Amber Athey

Politics

Youngkin wins Virginia governorship in wild upset

Republicans are celebrating a huge victory

By Amber Athey

Education

Terry McAuliffe’s latest education hypocrisy

He claims we need more teacher diversity — what about the private schools where he sent his kids?

By Amber Athey

Politics

The Youngkin blueprint

The GOP candidate is unapologetically conservative but focused on the right issues

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Terry McAuliffe implodes

Matt Purple, Amber Athey and Oliver Wiseman discuss the Virginia governor’s race between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin.

By Amber Athey

The District

Podcast: Biden’s busy week

Washington editor Amber Athey discusses Joe Biden’s suddenly busy schedule leading up to the holidays.

By Amber Athey

Politics

Joe from Scranton? More like Bogus Biden

His presidency is a slap in the face to the working class

By Amber Athey

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