She is a Greek-American columnist, author, and writer. She is best known as the co-founder of The Huffington Post news site. She was married to Republican Rep. Michael Huffington for eleven years, having kept his surname after the divorce. A popular conservative political commentator in the mid-1990s, she would embrace more liberal political beliefs in the next decade. In 2003, she competed in the California gubernatorial election as an independent candidate, having lost to Arnold Schwarzenegger.
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