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Margaret Hoover

Political Contributor, CNN; Best-selling Author

Margaret Hoover is a best-selling author and host of SiriusXM’s daily show “Get It Right with Margaret Hoover.” A CNN political contributor, LGBT activist, and veteran of the Bush administration, Hoover is passionate about modernizing the Republican Party.  

Hoover is the president of American Unity Fund, an organization that works for full freedom and equality for LGBT Americans by working with conservative legislators and leaders. As a Fox News personality, Hoover starred for four years on The O’Reilly Factor’s “Culture Warrior” and is a regular guest on HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher.” Her writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Daily News, The Daily Beast, CNN.com, and FoxNews.com.  

She also serves on the boards of Stanford University and Hoover Institution and the Hoover Presidential Foundation.  

Hoover lives in New York City with her husband John Avlon, the editor-in-chief and managing director of The Daily Beast, and their two children.