Rick Wilson is a well-known political strategist, writer, speaker and commentator. Rick founded the Lincoln Project in December 2019, a political organization.
Action committee with the goal of holding accountable those who would violate the Constitution’s oaths and place loyalty to others above loyalty to the American people or democracy.
Rick is the author of two New York Times bestsellers. His first book, Everything Trump touches Dies, reached #1 on the New York Times Bestsellers List. Running Against the Devil – A Plan To Save America From Trump and Democrats from Themselves was published on January 14th to great reviews. It opened at #4 on The New York Times Bestseller List. Rick writes for The Washington Post and Rolling Stone, Politico, Rolling Stones, The Hill, The Bulwark and the London Spectator. Rick frequently shares his unique insights with national cable viewers on CNN and MSNBC.
NPR and other national news outlets, both American and international. He is a regular guest on Real Time with Bill Maher.
Rick is a 30-year veteran of Republican politics. He started his career in 1988’s Presidential campaign of George Herbert Walker Bush. He created groundbreaking political advertising and provided strategic advice to win political candidates, SuperPACS and state parties, as well as national campaign committees and corporate, association and government clients throughout the country and the world.