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President Obama’s unrecognized legacy

04 03 15

(CNN) – On and off for over 40 years, I have had the privilege of roaming around the West Wing of the White House, usually as a member of the staff, sometimes as a journalist or visitor. For all that…

A wooden-headed week in politics

04 03 15

(CNN) – For those who hoped that the coming presidential election would usher in the dawn of a new, more inspiring politics, this past week has been deeply discouraging. In two key moments, leaders from both sides of the aisle…

Bibi vs. Barack: It’s time for a truce

04 03 15

(CNN) – It’s time for leaders in Israel and the United States to call off their war of insults before they cause serious, lasting damage. Heading into Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address on Tuesday to a joint session of Congress,…

Surgeon General’s Win is a Political Miracle [CNN Opinion]

02 06 15

(CNN) — There can be life after death — or at least in American politics as we have just seen with the U.S. Senate’s approval of Dr. Vivek Murthy as the next U.S. surgeon general. It ‘s a small political…

Upcoming Appearances

David at the Philadelphia Speaker Series — Widener University

February 09, 2015

Widener University, Philadelphia, PA

David at the Baltimore Speaker Series — Stevenson University

February 10, 2015

Stevenson University, Baltimore, MD

David at the Boston Speaker Series — Symphony Hall

February 11, 2015

Boston Symphony Hall

David at New Jersey Speakers Series — Fairleigh Dickinson University

February 19, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Fairleigh Dickinson University

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