Rachel is a parenting expert, author, blogger, public-policy pundit
and television personality.
In her early twenties, Rachel was cast on MTV's iconic reality
show, The Real World, where she eventually met her husband, and
fellow Real World alum, Congressman Sean Duffy.
Rachel's television credits are large and diverse.
Currently, she is a recurring guest on NBC's Today Show. She
has guest-hosted ABC's The View on numerous occasions and appeared
on Dr. Phil, FOX and Friends, The Hannity Show, The Mike Huckabee
Show, Politically Incorrect, EWTN's The World Over Live and CNN
where she is a frequent on-camera commentator on parenting,
politics and culture.
Currently, Rachel works with the LIBRE Initiative an
organization that advocates for the empowerment of Hispanics
through economic liberty and self-reliance.
Rachel writes for the Today Show blog, TodayMoms.com. She
also contributes to National Review Online, The American Spectator,
Catholicvote.org, and NBCLatino.com among others.
Her book, published in 2009 by Penguin, is called "Stay Home,
Stay Happy:10 Secrets to Loving At-home Motherhood".
In 2008 Rachel co-hosted the series "Speaking of Women's Health"
on the Lifetime Network with the Legendary Florence Henderson.
Rachel has a degree in Economics from Arizona State University
and a Masters in International Affairs from the University of
California, San Diego.
She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Congressman Sean Duffy
and loves being a mom to her six awesome kids.
- Empowering Hispanics Through Economic Liberty
- Popular Culture: From the Real World to Homeland
- Feminism: Why Gloria Steinem and Sheryl Sandberg Prove
Conservatives are the Real Feminists
- Latina Feminism: How Hispanic Women are Changing
- My Personal Journey to Conservatism