Director of the Economic Program
Gabe Horwitz directs Third Way’s Economic Program, which is committed to advancing a pro-growth economic agenda and narrative for the 21st century. Prior to joining Third Way, Mr. Horwitz served for over a decade developing advocacy and grassroots issue campaigns, serving on Presidential and Congressional campaigns, and holding numerous positions on Capitol Hill. Most recently, he was an Executive Vice President at McBee Strategic Consulting where he advised companies and municipalities focused on the intersection of tax, healthcare, agriculture, energy, and telecommunications policy. Prior to that, Mr. Horwitz served for a number of years on Capitol Hill where he was most recently Legislative Director for Rep. Doris Matsui (CA). He has also worked for members of the moderate Blue Dog Coalition, including former Rep. Marion Berry (AR) and Rep. Mike McIntyre (NC), and has managed committee work across seven House committees including the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rules Committee, and Appropriations Committee, among others. Mr. Horwitz also operated in the 2004 Presidential election and 2006 election cycle, and spent four years at the Dewey Square Group where he managed various national public affairs campaigns for both trade associations and Fortune 500 Companies. Gabe is a native of Chicago and a graduate of Dartmouth College.