David is the Center's Director of Research, and serves as CCF’s principal expert on the animal rights movement, food toxicology, and environmental issues. He has led CCF's launch of groundbreaking websites like PetaKillsAnimals.com, ActivistCash.com, and MercuryFacts.org.
As a consumer advocate and nonprofit watchdog, David has testified about the threat of animal-rights violence and eco-terrorism before the United States Senate, and testified before the U.S. House of Representatives about the hidden agendas of some of today’s animal rights movement leaders.
David’s opinion pieces have been published in many of America’s top newspapers, and he has been a guest on most of the major broadcast and cable news magazine shows. He blogs about the Humane Society of the United States at www.HumaneWatch.org.
One of the most popular parlor games in Washington is playing “gotcha” with sites like OpenSecrets.org, a website run by the Center for Responsive Politics. It tracks where the money in politics comes from, and who gets it.