is an American syndicated columnist with the Scripps Howard News Service and a contributing editor with National Review Online. A native of Los Angeles, California, Murdock lives in New York City. Murdock is a first-generation American. His parents are from Costa Rica
Deroy Murdock's columns appear in The New York Post, The Boston Herald, The Washington Times, National Review,The Orange County Register and many other newspapers and magazines in the United States and abroad. He is a Fox News Contributor whose political commentary also has aired on ABC's Nightline, NBC Nightly News, CNN, MSNBC,PBS, other television news channels, and numerous radio outlets.
Murdock is also a Senior Fellow with the Atlas Economic Research Foundation in Washington, D.C. and a Media Fellow with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University. He is a member of theCouncil on Foreign Relations.
In February 2013 Murdock joined the Board of Advisors of the Coalition to Reduce Spending