David Weigel is a contributing editor of Reason magazine and Reason.com. He was a staffer at Reason, where he wrote on politics, from 2006-2008 before joing the Washington Independent and, most recently, the Washington Post, where he blogs at Right Now.
Previously, Weigel served as an editorial assistant at USA Today's editorial page and as a reporter for Campaigns & Elections.
Weigel has written for the Los Angeles Times, Money, Radar, Time.com, The Politico, The American Spectator, The American Conservative, The American Prospect and numerous other publications.
Weigel is a graduate of Northwestern University, where he received a B.A. in journalism and political science. He lives in Washington, DC.