Senior Political Correspondent, Slate Magazine
David Weigel is a senior political correspondent for Slate, where he's worked since 2010. Before that, he was a staff writer for The Washington Post, covering the conservative movement. His work has appeared in many publications, including Esquire, The Nation, The American Conservative, The American Spectator, The American Prospect, TIME, and Reason. His "Weigel" blog was named one of the 20 best politics blogs by TIME in 2011; his Twitter account was named one of the best in 2012 by that same magazine.