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How to be a Pundit with Matt Lewis

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What you will learn

How to be a Pundit with Matt Lewis

Meals Included. $30 with Early Registration!

Conservatives across the world find inspiration from great thought leaders who motivate them into action and make the case for conservative principles to mass audiences.

These unique leaders have written compelling books, appear on television regularly, and have a global brand. How did they do it and what is it that has earned them such a large following in the movement?

The Leadership Institute has helped many people like Matt Lewis, Cabot Phillips, Kat Timpf and more get there. At How to be a Pundit, one of these leaders, Matt Lewis will teach you how!

You will learn how:

- 21st century opinion leaders earn a mass following in the conservative movement
- To get yourself on television and become a regular face on major news networks
- You can land a book deal and market it in a compelling way

... and much more!

Details

Starts Friday, May 17

Fri 17:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT

Location:

Leadership Institute
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington, VA 22201 Map

Cost

$50.00 $20.00 discount for early registration until 5/15/19 Your Cost: $30.00

Manager

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Ben Woodward

Contact Ben with your questions.

What graduates say

Eric Dell

Eric Dell

Chief of Staff for Congressman Joe Wilson

"I encourage people to use the Leadership Institute as a way to network within conservative circles and a way to enhance their leadership skills. I always recommend LI's employment placement service to people searching for a job on Capitol Hill."

Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell

US Senator (R-KY), Senate Majority Leader

"Thanks to you (Morton) and everyone who has served on your staff. There are countless conservatives making a difference in public policy across the country. As one of your earliest students, I know firsthand what a wonderful foundation the Leadership Institute's education provides for someone involved in public service"

Your faculty

Matt Lewis

Matt Lewis

Senior Columnist, The Daily Beast and CNN Political Commentator

Matt Lewis is a senior columnist at The Daily Beast, a CNN political commentator, and the author of Too Dumb to Fail: How the GOP Betrayed the Reagan Revolution to Win Elections (And How It Can Reclaim Its Conservative Roots). He also co-hosts The DMZshow on Bloggingheads.TV.

Matt's work has appeared in outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, GQ, The Washington Post, The Week, Roll Call, Politico, The Telegraph, The Independent, and The Guardian— and he has been quoted or cited by major media outlets including New York Magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and The Associated Press.

Over the years, Matt has provided political commentary on C-SPAN, PBS NewsHour, ABC's “Nightline,” HBO's “Real Time with Bill Maher,” and CBS News' “Face The Nation.” He has appeared on numerous radio outlets like NPR and the BBC, and on various podcasts such as “The Adam Carolla Show.” (And who could forget his mention on ESPN's “The Tony Kornheiser Show”?)

Previously, Matt served as senior contributor for The Daily Caller, and before that, as a columnist for AOL's Politics Daily.

He is also the editor of the book, The Quotable Rogue: The Ideals of Sarah Palin In Her Own Words.

Matt grew up in Frederick County, Maryland, and graduated from Shepherd College (now University) in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.