Rachel is an author and television personality specializing in political punditry, culture and parenting.
She is the national spokesperson for The LIBRE Initiative, a non-profit that educates and advocates for the economic empowerment of Hispanics through limited government, entrepreneurship and self-reliance.
Rachel has a degree in Economics from Arizona State University's Honors Program. She has a Masters degree in International Affairs with an emphasis on Economic Development in Latin America from the University of California, San Diego.
Rachel's television credits are large and diverse. She got her television start on MTV's iconic reality television show, The Real World. Currently, she is a recurring guest host on FOX News' "Outnumbered" and has appeared numerous time on NBC's Today Show where she has done parenting and relationship segments. For 14 years she was a recurring guest host on ABC the View. She is a frequent on-camera commentator on parenting, politics, and culture for numerous network and cable news shows.
Rachel writes for a wide range of publications including The Huffington Post, National Review, The American Spectator, FOX News Latino, NBCLatino.com, CNN.com and TodayMoms.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.
She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Congressman Sean Duffy and her eight awesome kids.