Cal Thomas is America's most widely syndicated op-ed columnist. No fewer than 540 newspapers in the United States and abroad carry the column, now syndicated by Tribune Media Services in Chicago. For sixteen years, his column was distributed by the Los Angeles Times Syndicate.
Thomas began his nearly 40-year journalism career as a copy boy for NBC News in his native Washington, D.C. He also has worked as a general assignment reporter and anchor for KPRC-TV in Houston, and for NBC News in Washington.
For two years, he hosted his own show on CNBC. It was nominated for a Cable Ace award as the best interview program on cable. He is a commentator/analyst for the Fox News Channel and appears weekly as a panelist on "Fox News Watch."
Thomas is an author of ten books, including Blinded by Might: Why the Religious Right Can't Save America (Harper Collins/Zondervan). His latest is titled The Wit and Wisdom of Cal Thomas.