Matthew Sheffield is president of Dialog New Media, a marketing and technology consultancy group headquartered in the Washington, D.C., area. At Dialog New Media, Sheffield works with corporate, policy, and campaign clients to help them effectively utilize blogs, social media, and video. A featured speaker at many institutions, he is also the creator of, the sister site of which monitors liberal media bias.

My Articles

February 28, 2012, 3:47 PM EST
As a candidate, one of Barack Obama's most famous promises was his pledge to close the terrorist detention facility at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. As president, he's making it a nicer place to hang out.
February 17, 2012, 4:14 PM EST
The callousness of the Obama administration toward such concepts as constitutional government, liberty and the rule of law is on full display in two examples coming out of Washington DC.
February 6, 2012, 4:58 PM EST
One of America's most prominent corporate CEOs - and outspoken supporters of Barack Obama - is facing up to the reality that you can't make Americans want something just because you think it's good for them.
February 4, 2012, 7:13 PM EST
Rather than run from his record, Pres. Obama – as demonstrated by his State Of The Union speech and subsequent recitations of its themes on the campaign trail – has found a way to flip the bad economy on its head, and make the election about “empathy.”
February 2, 2012, 6:12 PM EST
Judging from the close of his State of the Union, President Obama has developed a new-found admiration for the ability of the U.S. military to get things done.
January 31, 2012, 4:36 PM EST
Finding the inconsistencies and the reminders of broken promises in Pres. Obama's recent State of the Union speech is like looking for sand on a beach.
January 27, 2012, 4:20 PM EST
Cry me a river. General Motors' CEO is complaining that the Chevy Volt has become a "political punching bag."
January 23, 2012, 6:16 PM EST
Less than a week after the Supreme Court unanimously ruled government can't tell religious organizations who they must hire and fire, the Obama administration has retaliated with a mandate that religious organizations violate their conscience on matters of sex and reproduction.
January 19, 2012, 4:04 PM EST
If presidential re-election campaigns are a chance for Americans to grade the president's progress, Barack Obama is on track to receive a failing mark in November.
January 17, 2012, 5:55 PM EST
Jon Huntsman's presidential campaign was over before it started. But, it didn't need to be.
January 9, 2012, 9:29 PM EST
Remember how President Obama brought in Bill Daley a year ago to be his chief of staff in order to boost his credibility with the business world? Well, that experiment is over.
December 20, 2011, 12:40 PM EST
Gallup polls now show that most Americans believe that economic opportunity is more important than soaking the rich, small business has the best answers on job creation – and Big Government is a far greater threat than Big Business.
December 15, 2011, 12:06 PM EST
I think general inattention is the bigger problem, and I doubt banning phones will solve it.
December 7, 2011, 6:04 PM EST
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is firing back at critics outraged by the recently revealed secret loans the central bank made to financial institutions during the 2008 financial crisis.
November 23, 2011, 11:52 AM EST
The only thing more predictable than the failure of the "super committee" to reach a deal is that the media would automatically call it a "failure" if the committee was unable to reach a deal.