With a twice-weekly column appearing in over 550 newspapers nationwide, Cal Thomas is America's the most widely syndicated op-ed columnists and is one of the most highly regarded voices on the American political scene. His weekly television show "After Hours with Cal Thomas" appears on Fox News Channel on Saturday nights. Thomas also hosts a daily radio program syndicated to more than 300 stations nationwide.
A graduate of American University, Thomas is a 35-year veteran of broadcast and print journalism. He has worked for NBC, CNBC, PBS television, and the Fox News Network, where he currently provides weekly political commentary. He has appeared on NBC Nightly News, Nightline, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CN's Crossfire, Larry King Live, and the Oprah Winfrey Show.
In 1995, Thomas was honored with a Cable Ace Award nomination for Best Interview Program. Other awards include a George Foster Peabody team reporting award, and awards from both the Associated Press and United Press International.
A writer of force and clarity, Thomas has authored ten books, including his current release, The Wit and Wisdom of Cal Thomas. He has also penned Blinded by Might: Can the Religious Right Save America?, A Freedom Dream, Public Persons and Private Lives, Book Burning, Liberals for Lunch, Occupied Territory, The Death of Ethics in America, Uncommon Sense and Things That Matter Most.
In addition to his journalistic and literary achievements, Thomas lectures frequently on college campuses and is in great demand as a speaker for non-profit and corporate audiences worldwide.