Marc Ambinder is an American editor and journalist, editor-at-large of The Week, a contributing editor at GQ and at The Atlantic. Until December 31, 2011 he was the White House correspondent at the National Journal. He previously worked at ABC News and was chief political consultant to CBS News from 2008 to 2011. Though politics and Washington have been his primary beats, he also has published personal essays and writes about intelligence and national security, and has broken several stories, including details about the raid on Osama bin Laden. His first book, “The Command: Inside The President’s Secret Army,” is an examination of the secretive Joint Special Operations Command. He received a B.A. from Harvard University in 2001.