In the recent episode of my conservation-themed podcast, District of Conservation, I spoke with Fox News Contributor and Townhall.com Editor Katie Pavlich.
Katie is an award-winning and New York Times bestseller author, Fox News Contributor, and Townhall.com Editor. She’s also an avid outdoors woman, gun owner, and hunter. Katie is the award winning author of Assault and Flattery: The Truth About the Left and Their War on Women (Threshold Editions 2014) and the New York Times Best Seller Fast and Furious: Barack Obama’s Bloodiest Scandal and Its Shameless Cover-Up (Regnery 2012). In 2015, Katie hosted Outdoor Channel’s first documentary Safe Haven: Gun Free Zones in America. She has also been interviewed for the History’s Channel’s America’s Book of Secrets series.
Katie grew up in the mountains of northern Arizona, rafting the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, and hunting big game with her father in the forests and deserts that Barry Goldwater called home. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, spending time with her dog Gadsden, her husband, friends, family and the great outdoors.
Here’s what she discussed:
Why she became a journalist
Her work at Townhall.com and Fox News Channel
How growing up in Arizona made her love the Great Outdoors
Why she credits her dad for introducing her into hunting
How conservatives are the true conservationists
An update on gun control and its impact on the 2020 election
Her dream of one day becoming Interior Secretary
The story of how her grandparents lived in Yellowstone National Park in the ’60s and witnessed a blizzard one summer
A Texas mule deer hunt she did and filmed with SilencerCo
Being an ambassador for Volquartsen Arms and Black Rifle Coffee Company
What her fellow journalists get wrong about firearms in their reporting
Her upcoming outdoor excursions once the pandemic recedes
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