Party affiliation: Republican
Bar: Virginia 1983, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1987. State and chapter director Young Americans for Freedom, Reston, Virginia, 1973-1977, executive director, 1977-1979, senior director, 1979-1981. President Young America's Foundation, since 1979.
Vice president United States Youth Council, 1979-1984, president, 1983-1985. Chairman Fund for a Conservative Majority, 1975-1979. President American's Public Policy Institute Recipient Distinguished Leadership award American Security Council, 1980.
Denomination: Roman Catholic