Dan Gainor

Vice President of Business and Culture

Vice President of Business & Culture for the MRC

Dan Gainor, The Vice President of Business and Culture for the MRC, is a veteran editor with more than two decades of experience in print and online media. He has appeared a number of times on the Fox Business Network and writes for The Fox Forum. He has served as an editor at several newspapers including The Washington Times and The Baltimore News-American. Mr. Gainor also has extensive experience in online publishing – holding the position of managing editor for CQ.com, the Web site of Congressional Quarterly, and executive editor for ChangeWave, published by Phillips International. He has worked in financial publishing in his last two positions, launching new services for ChangeWave and Agora Inc. Mr. Gainor holds an MBA from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business and a master’s in publications design from the University of Baltimore. As an undergraduate, he majored in political science and history at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Mr. Gainor lives in Maryland and volunteers as a media and issues speaker with the Close-Up Foundation. 

Gainor has made hundreds of radio and TV appearances. In addition to the Fox Business Network, his appearances include: CNBC’s “Power Lunch,” Fox News’ “Hannity & Colmes” and “Fox & Friends,” as well as CNN’s “Paul Zahn Now.” He has appeared on local or national radio shows in every state including: the Jerry Doyle Show, The John Gibson Show, the Rusty Humphries Show, Phil Valentine Show, POTUS on XM Satellite Radio , the Thom Hartmann Show, Money & More, the G. Gordon Liddy Show, America at Night, Dateline Washington, the Lars Larson Show, the Jim Bohannon Show, Home Talk USA, The Weekend, Mancow, Money Dots on Main Street USA, American Family Radio, the Chuck Harder Show, Battleline with Alan Nathan, The Right Balance, Janet Parshall’s America and Entertainment USA. 

He has been published in a wide variety of publications, including: Investor’s Business Daily, The Washington Times, the Chicago Sun-Times, the Orange County Register, the New York Post, the Baltimore Examiner, Canada’s National Post's Financial Post & FP Investing, the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Augusta Free Press, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Houghton Daily Mining Gazette, the Port Clinton, Ohio Beacon, Contacto Magazine, the Caribbean Voice, the Newtown Bee, the Frederick News-Post, The High Point Enterprise, the Easton Star Democrat, the Midland Daily News, the Findlay, Ohio, Courier, and the Simi Valley, Calif., Acorn.

Author Articles

The Science Fiction Slant on News

CNN: the network that doesnt just report. It makes things up.

Avian Flu: A Media Pandemic

Networks hype deadly nature of disease; heightened fears hurt poultry industry, though flu hasnt spread among humans.

Hugo The Boss

Media criticize greed of energy executives, but go easy on Venezuelas oil strongman

Hugo The Boss: Executive Summary

Media criticize greed of energy executives, but go easy on Venezuelas oil strongman

Turning Japanese? The Post Sure Thinks So

Front page article lauds energy savings that have many freezing in their homes.

Cable Firms Prefer One Choice Theirs

Customers faced with channels for every interest except for those who want to pay a la carte.

Income Reports Authors Tilted Left, but Media Didnt Note It

Liberal leanings of studys think tanks dont merit consideration or balance from most media.

Hit Job

Networks Emphasize Layoffs In A Year of 2 Million New Jobs

Hit Job: Executive Summary

Networks Emphasize Layoffs In A Year of 2 Million New Jobs

Networks Do a Poor Job with Unemployment Coverage

Labor coverage evokes a depression, but its more depressing than reality.

Fear and Loathing in Business News

Journalism should not be a man-made disaster.

Network Images Pump Up Gas Prices

Medias Scare Tax of 75 cents per gallon is four times higher than federal burden of 18.4 cents.

Post Calls Left-Wing Organization a Consumer Group

Latest story part of a trend with newspaper to depict leftist associations as neutral.

Networks Dump Coal on Wal-Marts Christmas

Morning shows ignore the union-based assault at the core of companys troubles.

Boo-Hoo Economics

With the medias steady stream of tears for a strong economy, its no wonder so many Americans think were in a recession.

Syriana: Realism or a Left-Wing Assault on Oil?

Media go to the well to promote anti-American movie and warn against perils of capitalism.

More Hot Air: Executive Summary

Networks Link Global Warming to Increase in Hurricanes

More Hot Air

Networks Link Global Warming to Increase in Hurricanes

Bubble, Bubble, Its the Media in Trouble

Journalists have been forecasting a housing bust for years. When should we start to take them seriously?