James Carville

Radio personality, Author

1944 –

49

Who is James Carville?

Chester James Carville, Jr. is an American political commentator and media personality who is a prominent figure in the Democratic Party. Carville gained national attention for his work as the lead strategist of the successful presidential campaign of then-Arkansas governor Bill Clinton. Carville was a co-host of CNN's Crossfire until its final broadcast in June 2005. Since its cancellation, he has appeared on CNN's news program The Situation Room. As of 2009, he hosts a weekly program on XM Radio titled 60/20 Sports with Luke Russert, son of Tim Russert who hosted NBC's Meet The Press. He is married to Republican political consultant Mary Matalin. In 2009, he began teaching political science at Tulane University.

In 2014, Carville joined Fox News Channel as a contributor.

Famous Quotes:

  • Half the people in that stadium [LSU's Tiger Stadium] can't spell LSU. It doesn't matter. They identify with it.

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Born
Oct 25, 1944
Carville
Also known as
  • The Ragin' Cajun
  • Chester James Carville, Jr.
Parents
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Catholicism
Ethnicity
  • Cajun
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Louisiana State University
  • Ascension Catholic High School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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