David Marcus is the 44-year-old New York Correspondent for The Federalist where he has written since 2013. His work has also appeared in the New York Times, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, National Review Online, The Weekly Standard, and City Journal.
David is the former Artistic Director of Blue Box World, a Brooklyn based theater project, and also a former president of the Bat acting company at The Flea Theater. He also was a participant in the 2018 National Security Seminar at the Army War College.
Quick Facts and Information on David L. Marcus
|Full Name / Real Name||David L. Marcus|
|Birthday / Date of Birth||30th October 1975|
|Born Country||The United States of America|
|Profession||Senior Correspondent (Journalist)|
|Education (High School / College / University)||N/A|
|Wife / Husband||Libby Emmons|
|Children (Son, Daughter)||1 Son|
|Social Media||Twitter / Instagram|
|Net Worth & Salary||$2 Million|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
David Marcus Bio: Age, Parents and More
David Marcus was born on 30th October 1975, in New York. David has a little brother and a little sister. However, their names are unknown. His father and mother are also quite unknown, seeing as how their names are unknown. But, David does very rarely post pictures of his parents.
In his Instagram account, David has posted pictures of himself out in a bar with his father. This was very long ago, though – while David still had a mustache!
David Marcus has only ever posted one picture of his mom, which seems to be very very old. David’s mother died 20 years ago.
Recently, David Marcus’s father was hospitalized and as far as reports go, it’s still in progress. His father is fighting cancer, and they are both fighting to keep composure about this difficult situation. As far as his education goes, there aren’t any official records (ex. Linkedin) that show his educational history and background. So, unfortunately, we cannot provide any information on this.
David Marcus’ Career And Time With The Federalist
As per David’s history online, David Marcus started his career as a contributor to The Federalist. Since 2014, he has been working as the senior contributor at The Federalist. He has worked over 6 years with The Federalist and his coverage is usually regarding cultural issues, identity, and political issues.
Besides these social topics, David Marcus also makes subjective and personal posts sometimes. He once made a post talking about his dying father, so he does use The Federalist to share some of his experiences that could help his viewers or put certain things into perspective for them.
Recently, David Marcus is busy covering stories from the upcoming 2020 presidential election. It seems like David is supporting Biden. However, he reports all news that he gets his hands on.
David Marcus also took some time recently to rant about the COVID-19 lockdown in New York. He took a job at Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio, expressing how they plunged tens of thousands of New Yorkers into poverty.
David Marcus’ Married Life And Romantic Ventures
David Marcus was formerly married to Libby Emmons. David and Libby got married on October 11, 1998. The couple has a 9 years old son, whose name is unknown. However, David spends a lot of time with his son as made evident by David’s Instagram posts. David and Libby got a divorce and officially split up sometime in May 2019.
Marcus informed his followers about his split with his wife via a tweet on 20th May 2019. He Wrote,
Some personal news. After 20 years of marriage my wife and I have split up. It’s amicable and all that, but we are going our separate ways.
In contrast to David, Libby has quite the resume. Libby has worked in over 10 places, including The Federalist and Blue Box World. Blue Box World is a theater project dedicated to art for a non-fascist living.
Blue Box World was founded by Libby and David, 2 years after their marriage in June 2000. In 2016, Libby quit Blue Box World but continued working as a playwright.
David Marcus’ Net Worth
According to payscale.com, a journalist’s salary is $40,000 annually, on average. However, David is a senior correspondent for a well-known company, and besides this, he also works with many other companies regularly. So, his annual salary could expectedly to be somewhere around $100,000 annually. Hence, his estimated net worth would be around $1 million.