James Carville is America’s best-known political consultant, as well as an author, actor, producer, talk-show host and restaurateur. He is most recognized for steering overlooked campaigns to unexpected landslide victories, and for re-making political underdogs into upset winners. His most prominent victory was in 1992, when he helped Bill Clinton win the presidency. In recent years, Carville has focused on campaigns in more than 20 countries around the world. He is co-founder of Democracy Corps, an independent, non-profit polling organization dedicated to making government more responsive to the American people. Carville makes frequent appearances on CNN and serves as professor of practice at Tulane University.