Anthony L. Fisher is the senior opinion editor for The Daily Beast. He also writes the "Calling Balls and Strikes" newsletter on Substack. Prior to joining the Beast, he was a politics and culture columnist for Business Insider, where he had previously served as politics editor. In both 2016 and 2017, he won Southern California Journalism Awards from the Los Angeles Press Club for investigative reporting on criminal justice, and he frequently appears on TV, radio, and podcasts as a political commentator.

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