Gary Dietrich graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California with an emphasis in domestic and international affairs, and received his master’s degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. He was awarded a prestigious California State Senate Fellowship, served as a staff member to the California Assembly and the state Senate, and has worked on campaigns from legislative to presidential. He now serves as a widely-respected, nonpartisan broadcast political analyst and has appeared on state, national and international radio and television.

He is an accomplished professional speaker, having addressed thousands of youth and adults regarding the impact of politics, public policy, and government on their lives, their state, and their nation and what they can do to bring positive and effective change.


Recent Articles
  • Campaign Intensifies Post-Olympics Hangover

    Remember how excited everyone was during the Olympics? Well, that’s over. Back to reality. Back to the contentious campaign.

  • Party Convention Aftermath

    FOX40’s Political Analyst Gary Dietrich is in the studio with Paul and Rina talking about the Democratic Convention and what’s next for the race to the oval office.

  • Will Obama Help Clinton’s Campaign?

    FOX40 political analyst Gary Dietrich shares his thoughts on day three of the Democratic National Convention. Some heavy-hitters are taking the stage Wednesday night, including President Barack Obama.

  • Can Bill Clinton Still Bring the Magic?

    FOX40 Political Analyst Gary Dietrich shares his thoughts on the events of Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention. Former President Bill Clinton is expected to take the stage in support of his wife Tuesday night.

  • FOX40 Political Analyst Weighs in on DNC Day 1

    FOX40’s Political Analyst Gary Dietrich shares his thoughts on the first day of the Democratic National Convention.

  • FOX40 Political Analyst Gary Dietrich Weighs in on RNC

    FOX40’s political analyst Gary Dietrich is weighing in on the Republican National Convention and Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump’s address.

  • Big Measures in the November Ballot

    FOX40’s political analyst Gary Dietrich is in the studio with Mae and Bethany talking about the November ballot in California. Come November, voters will have a lot of deciding to do on a wide variety of topics.

  • Hillary Attempts to Get Bernie Sanders Voters on Her Side

    FOX40 political analyst Gary Dietrich is back to talk politics. Hillary and Elizabeth Warren may end up being running mates for the the presidential race. Warren is described as Bernie Sanders with longer hair” so this may be a way for Clinton to pull in Sanders’ voters.

  • California Primary

    FOX40 Political Analyst is in the studio with Paul and Bethany discussing Tuesday’s California Primary. After losing in California last night Bernie Sanders made it clear that he is not throwing in the towel and he plans to continue on to Washington D.C. Many  were puzzled by Donald Trump welcoming Sanders supporters to his campaign.

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