About Us

Jason Mattera


Jason Mattera is the New York Times bestselling author of Crapitalism: Liberals Who Make Millions Swiping Your Tax Dollars (Simon & Schuster 2014), Hollywood Hypocrites: The Devastating Truth About Obama's Biggest Backers (Simon & Schuster 2012), and Obama Zombies: How The Liberal Machine Brainwashed My Generation (Simon & Schuster 2010). He served as the youngest editor for any national publication, Human Events, and as a broadcaster with the legendary News Talk Radio 77 WABC in NYC. Mattera’s a Brooklyn native who currently resides in Washington, D.C.

Neil W. McCabe

Senior Editor

A native of Massachusetts, Neil W. McCabe is the former editor of The Somerville News and The Alewife, both community newspapers in the Boston-area. For eight years, he was a reporter for The Pilot, Boston's Catholic newspaper, and a photographer for Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley's weblog. As an Army Reserve public affairs NCO, McCabe deployed to Iraq for 15 months as a combat historian and later served with XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. After his active-duty service, McCabe joined Human Events, a Washington-based national political newspaper as a senior reporter and the editor of the Guns & Patriots newsletter. In addition to his editorial work at Daily Surge, McCabe is the Washington editor of Armed American Radio and the political director for Gravis Insights, the Florida-based pollster.

Jerome Hudson

Managing Editor

Jerome Hudson has written for numerous national outlets, including The Hill, National Review, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was recognized as one of Florida’s emerging stars, having been included in the list “25 Under 30: Florida’s Rising Young Political Class.” Hudson is a Savannah, Ga. native who currently resides in Florida.

Alicia Powe

Staff Writer

Alicia Powe is a staff writer for Daily Surge. She worked in the War Room of the Rudy Giuliani Presidential Committee and served as a White House Intern during the George W. Bush administration. Alicia has written for numerous outlets, including Human Events, Media Research Center and Townhall.com.

AJ Rice


A.J. Rice is the President and CEO of Publius Productions Inc., a boutique public relations and radio consultation firm. He is Editor-at-Large of DailySurge.com, and the former Executive Producer for Laura Ingraham, Monica Crowley and Andrea Tantaros. For interviews or representation email him here: aj.publius@gmail.com.