About Us

Young Conservatives LLC was founded by Dartmouth College classmates Joshua Riddle and David Rufful.

Josh and David began reporting online and providing original commentary as students at Dartmouth in 2009. Over the past twelve years, Josh and David have generated nearly two billion page views.

In a technological era driven fiercely by the media, the mission and goal of Young Conservatives is to provide fast and reliable updates on breaking news and current events. Our editorial team provides real-time reporting that is factual, trusted, and delivered to our tens of millions of monthly subscribers. Articles written by our staff can be read on many sites which have a license to publish our content.

As a result of this success, Josh and David have appeared on a number of nationally televised programs, including Real Time with Bill Maher, Fox & Friends, Huckabee, and VH1’s Best Week Ever. They have also appeared in The Huffington Post, Playboy Magazine, The O’Reilly Factor, Daily Kos, Power Line Blog, MTV and many nationally syndicated radio shows.

Fun Facts: At 6’9″ and 6’4″, Josh and David played division one college basketball for the men’s varsity team at Dartmouth College. They were also editors of the preeminent college newspaper, The Dartmouth Review. Prior to college, Josh and David both studied at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Massachusetts. Josh is native of Denver, Colorado. David is from Warwick, Rhode Island.