A CNN contributor and the former editor of FrumForum.com, David served as a special assistant to President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2002. In 2007 and 2008, he served as senior foreign policy adviser to the Rudy Giuliani presidential campaign.
He is the author of six books, including 2007′s “Comeback: Conservatism That Can Win Again” and 1994′s ”Dead Right,” which was described by William F. Buckley as “the most refreshing ideological experience in a generation.”
David received simultaneous bachelor’s and master’s degrees in history from Yale University in 1982 and was appointed a visiting lecturer in history at Yale in1986. In 1987, he graduated cum laude from the Harvard Law School, where he served as president of the Federalist Society.