Ramesh Ponnuru is a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, where he studies the future of conservatism with a particular focus on health care, economic policy, and constitutionalism. He is also a senior editor for National Review, where he has covered national politics and public policy for 20 years, a columnist for Bloomberg View, and a contributor to CBS News.

A prolific writer, Mr. Ponnuru is the author of “The Party of Death: The Democrats, the Media, the Courts, and the Disregard for Human Life” (Regnery Publishing, 2006) and “The Mystery of Japanese Growth” (AEI Press, 1995).

A frequent contributor to television and radio, Mr. Ponnuru has appeared on “Face the Nation,” CBS News; “Meet the Press Daily,” MSNBC; “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” ABC News; and the “PBS NewsHour” and “All Things Considered,” National Public Radio.

He holds an A.B. in history from Princeton University.


Experience

  • Contributor, CBS News, 2017
  • Visiting Fellow, AEI, 2012–present
  • Columnist, Bloomberg View, 2011–present
  • Senior Editor, National Review, 1999–present

Education

A.B., history, Princeton University