Bachelor in Public Policy, Stanford University, California, 1994. Doctor of Philisophy in Political Science, Lincoln College, Oxford University, England, 2001.
Host Station WRNX-100.9 FM, Holyoke, Massachusetts, co-host Dave in the Morning Show. Host Big Breakfast, WRSI, Northhampton, Massachusetts, 2002—2004. Co-host (with Chuck D. & Liz Winstead) Unfiltered, Air America Radio, New York City, host The Rachel Maddow Show, 2005—2010, Microsoft and National Broadcasting Company, since 2008.
Regular panelist Tucker, since 2005, Race for the White House with David Gregory, 2008. Regular contributor, former guest host Countdown with Keith Olbermann. Political analyst Microsoft and National Broadcasting Company, since 2008.