David received his J.D. from Columbia University. He has worked in the Bush Administration from 2006 to 2009, and later in the U.S. Senate. He has written for numerous publications, including CNN, The Jerusalem Post, Times of Israel, Real Clear World, the TransAtlantic, the Washington Times, and others. His areas of interest include democracy promotion, American foreign policy, and the Middle East. He is also an actor and a produced playwright.