David W. Moore is a a full-time writer and polling consultant. From 1993 until 2006, he worked for The Gallup Poll, first as Managing Editor and then Senior Editor. Prior to joining Gallup, he was a Professor of Political Science at the University of New Hampshire, where he taught from 1972 to 1993. He was Director of the University of New Hampshire Survey Center, which he founded in 1975. Previously, he served in the U.S. Army for ten years, including tours of duty in South Korea and Vietnam, after graduating from the United States Military Academy in 1962. He graduated from Los Gatos, CA High School in 1957.
Moore recently completed his second two-year term on the governing council of the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR), the foremost organization of public opinion pollsters in the country. He is the author, most recently, of “How to Steal an Election: The Inside Story of How George Bush’s Brother and FOX Network Miscalled the 2000 Election and Changed the Course of History.” He has published numerous articles in academic journals, newspapers, books, and magazines, including Public Opinion Quarterly, the New York Times, Foreign Policy, the American Political Science Review, the Journal of Politics, Public Perspective, and the Boston Globe. He lives in New Hampshire.