Tom Del Beccaro's Bio
Thomas Del Beccaro, “The Most Heard Voice in CA Republican Politics,” is the Chairman of the California Republican Party, a Columnist for Forbes whose articles also have appeared in places like the Politico, the Washington Times, Human Events, Investors Business Daily, Realclearpolitics.com, the Sacramento Bee, The San Francisco Chronicle and BigGovernment.com. Tom is Publisher of PoliticalVanguard.com, author of The New Conservative Paradigm and frequent talk radio and television commentator. In those roles, Tom is heard by millions on the radio, TV and in person each year. In his multiple roles, Tom is uniquely positioned to hear the pulse of politics all the way from the grass roots to Presidential candidates and legislators in between.
Political Career. Tom is the Chairman of the California Republican Party and formerly the Vice Chair of the Party, the Republican Party County Chairman of Contra Costa for three terms as well as the former President of all 58 Republican Party County Chairman in California. Tom is currently running for reelection to be Chairman of the California Republican Party.
Media Career. Tom is perhaps best known for his frequent talk radio show guest appearances which number over 300 per year across the nation in such diverse places as New York, Alabama, Colorado, North Carolina and more. Tom weekly appears on San Diego’s KCBQ 1170 w/ Mark Larson at 7:35 am, Monterey’s 1460 KION w/ Mark Carbonaro show at 8:35 am, Riverside/San Bernardino’s KTIE 590 News hour and on KTKZ 1380 w/ Eric Hogue. Tom also has regular appearances on SF Bay Area’s 560 KSFO, San Diego's KOGO 600 am, Fresno’s 580 KMJ, and Santa Maria’s AM 1440 among other stations. Tom appears on TV over 160 times per year and is seen from time to time on KTVU (Fox affiliate), KPIX (CBS affiliate including in studio commentary), ABC7, KNTV 11 (NBC affiliate including in studio commentary) and KRON as well as a weekly appearance on The War Room with former Gov. Granholm on Current TV each Thursday night at 6 pm PST.
Book Career. With the release of his book, The New Conservative Paradigm, Tom was heralded by Mona Charen as a writer that “Not since Newt Gingrich in the 90s has a Republican activist so clearly analyzed what has gone right and wrong for the party and the Conservative movement.” Tom made over 200 book signing appearances for the book. The New Conservative Paradigm is now in its 2nd edition.
Speaking Career. In the last 9 years, Tom has made over 900 speeches/panel appearances throughout California and beyond including for the San Francisco Commonwealth Club, Western C-PAC, the University of California at Berkeley, an International Trade Association, dozens of conservative and Republican groups and other community groups.
Columnist/Publishing Career. Tom first published the Internet Magazine PoliticalVanguard.com in 2002 which has featured his weekly column since its inception and has received millions of hits. Tom has written on subjects as diverse as foreign policy and economics, as well as national and state politics. Tom’s is a columnist for BigGovernment.com and his columns have appeared in places like the Washington Times, Human Events, Investors Business Daily, The Sacramento Bee and The San Francisco Chronicle. They also have been featured in numerous California based websites such as The FlashReport.org, The FoxandHoundsdaily.com as well as Human Events, RealClearPolitics.com and the Washington Times.
Media Comments on Tom Del Beccaro:
Conservative Magazine Human Events on Tom Del Beccaro – “One of the GOP’s most effective communicators.”
London based Economist Magazine: “Republican spines are . . . stiffened by conservative bloggers such as Tom Del Beccaro”
Brian Sussman of Talk Radio’s KSFO in the San Francisco Bay Area on Tom Del Beccaro: “You are the face of Conservatism going forward.”
Comments on The New Conservative Paradigm:
According to syndicated columnist & author Mona Charen: "Not since Newt Gingrich in the 90s has a Republican activist so clearly analyzed what has gone right and wrong for the party and the Conservative movement."
According to author Jack Cashill: “The Roman poet Horace would have admired Tom Del Beccaro’s The New Conservative Paradigm. Where Ronald Reagan embodied the principle in person . . . Del Beccaro captures it in print.”
Mike Villines: "As the Republican Assembly Leader in California, after reading Tom Del Beccaro's "The New Conservative Paradigm," I gave a copy to all of my legislative colleagues in the caucus to read. It was insightful, important and the exact message we all needed to hear."