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Steve Deace

Steve  Deace

Steve Deace is a nationally syndicated radio host for the USA Radio Network. His radio program has been featured in major media such as Fox News, CBS News, ABC News, CNN, MSNBC, The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Politico, The Weekly Standard and Real Clear Politics, among others. He's one of the top 100 talk-show hosts in America, according to Talkers Magazine. In 2013, he wrote the second-most shared column of the year for USA Today, defending "Duck Dynasty" and traditional American values. In addition to being a contributor for Conservative Review, USA Today and Town, Deace is a columnist for The Washington Times. He is also the author of the book "Rules for Patriots: How Conservatives Can Win Again," which includes a foreword by David Limbaugh and is endorsed by a who's who of conservative leaders. He lives in Iowa with his wife Amy, and their three children: Ana, Zoe, Noah.

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Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., attends a campaign stop outside a polling place at Gilbert Hood Middle School in Derry, N.H., during the New Hampshire primary Tuesday Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Rubio simply is not yet ready to lead

Too many people today have decided that when it comes to picking presidential candidates, we need to find one nicer than God. Published February 9, 2016

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a campaign event at the Grace Baptist Church, Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Marion, Iowa. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Yes, Ted Cruz can win the GOP nomination

When a man's logic rests on the decorum and magnanimity of Donald Trump, you probably want to stop following his trail of bread crumbs before total and complete madness sets in. Published February 4, 2016

Republican Presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, campaigns at Penny's Diner in Missouri Valley, Iowa, Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

Ted Cruz -- ethanol's best friend

Those who live and die by corporatism and taxpayer-funded subsidies have determined to go all-in to stop Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, from winning the Iowa Caucuses in a few weeks. Apparently Mr. Cruz believes too much in freedom and limited government for these people's tastes. It won't work, because these people have lost almost all their political clout for various reasons. Not the least of which is most people are tired of the corporatist gravy train. Published January 5, 2016

Tina Fey attends the premiere of "Sisters" at the Ziegfeld Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Liberal Tina Fey gives conservatives some good advice

When confronted with racial injustice, Rosa Parks said "no." When confronted with tyranny, Winston Churchill said "no." When confronted with colonial arrogance, Mahatma Gandhi said "no." Published December 22, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Dec. 11, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Why Donald Trump should dump Iowa

When it comes to the Iowa caucuses, Admiral Akbar has some sound advice for Donald Trump: "It's a trap." Published December 15, 2015

Republican presidential candidate, Dr. Ben Carson speaks during a town hall meeting at Winthrop University, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in Rock Hill, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

Ben Carson throws pro-lifers under the bus

Ben Carson's presidential campaign has been notable for the public's view of him as perhaps the most honest human being in a very large field. How disappointing then that Mr. Carson recently said one of the most intellectually dishonest things any presidential candidate has uttered on the road to the White House. Published December 1, 2015

Then-outgoing House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio hugs his successor, Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, in the House Chamber on Thursday, Oct. 29. Mr. Ryan's promotion may nix his White House dreams, as it's been nearly two centuries since a House speaker has campaigned for and won the presidency. (Associated Press)

Lucy pulls the football away from Charlie Brown once again

Herein lies the existential question of the age: is Lucy to blame for constantly pulling the football away from Charlie Brown just as he's about to kick it, or is it his fault for giving her so many chances to make a fool out of him? Published November 3, 2015

In this image released by NBC, Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, left, appears with host Jimmy Fallon during a taping of "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, in New York. (Douglas Gorenstein/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via AP)

Slow your roll on Carly Fiorina

That Carly Fiorina had two stellar debate performances is not up for argument. Neither is the fact that after her last debate performance the pro-life movement owes her a thank you. Published September 22, 2015

A display of flags in Shanksville, Pa., stand in memory of the 40 passengers and crew members of United Flight 93 who were killed on Sept. 11, 2001. A permanent memorial is planned by the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attack. (Associated Press/File)

We've learned all the wrong lessons from 9/11

Last week on the 14th anniversary of 9/11 the hash tag "never forget" was trending. However, if the current direction of the country is any indication, forgetting is actually quite trendy these days. Published September 16, 2015

Illustration on Kim Davis by Alexander hunter/The Washington Times

Dear Oprah, I'm confused about Kim Davis

I'm writing to you because you're obviously, like, the smartest woman in America and I am confused about Kim Davis. You know, that woman down in Kentucky who might be the first Christian ever imprisoned in American history for following their faith. Published September 8, 2015