The Rick Amato Show

The Rick Amato Show exposes the gap between mainstream America and the political class. The show features expert guests from top current news headlines, and current events worldwide. The show is an advocate for capitalism, entrepreneurship, grass roots politics and America’s military veterans. Rick believes that pop culture influences politics- not the other way around. The Rick Amato Show explores the narrative put forth by Hollywood and the mainstream media in order to reveal agendas and hypocrisy.


Rick AmatoRick Amato is a television talk show host for One America News, an award-winning radio talk show host and columnist. He has been called ‘a rising star of the conservative movement’ by former Executive Editor of The Washington Times John Solomon. His columns have appeared at, The Washington Times, Politico, Real Clear Politics and

One of his radio shows- in which he interviewed a whistle-blowing veteran and the House Chairman of the VA, Congressman Bob Filner (D-CA)- resulted in hearings on Capitol Hill and subsequent changes in how the VA administers drug treatments to wounded veterans. The San Diego Press Club called it “an important and shocking story. Because of this show, change was affected and possibly lives were saved.”

Rick Amato has used his show to raise thousands of dollars in legal defense funds for lower level, enlisted military members accused of wrongdoing in the War on Terror and for severely wounded veterans. According to the non-profit United American Patriots there are more young, American soldiers serving prison time for errors on the battlefield than all of WWII, Korea and Viet Nam combined.