Karl Rove offers insightful analysis and predictions about the current heated debates in Washington, DC, the nation’s political course, and the bigger challenges America faces. Event attendees find Karl Rove’s presentations to be rousing and informative: "Your participation was invaluable in making the event an unqualified success. We have heard nothing but compliments regarding your presentation from many of the more than 700 people who attended the event...thank you for making our General Assembly the most talked about event of the year!" (Western Riverside Council of Governments)
Karl Rove visits HWA to discuss his new book
Foremost conservative commentator and strategist KARL ROVE stopped by the Harry Walker Agency to share his candid perspective on today’s political climate and discuss his new book, due for release at the start of 2019. A history that will explore six major presidential decisions of the 19th and 20th centuries, Rove’s new book will provide powerful lessons on leadership and decision-making from the oval office that will resonate with readers regardless of industry. Drawing fascinating parallels between political partisanship today and divisive politics in our country’s history, Rove highlighted the resilience of America’s democracy and offered lessons on today’s political climate. Mixing in plenty of humor with his sharp analysis, Rove also dove into current events, commenting on the outcome of the Alabama special election—which he penned a sharp Wall Street Journal op-ed on— and what he sees as the future for both the Democrat and Republican parties.
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“Cream of the crop” political consultant Karl Rove selected as honorary director by The Baker Institute
Iconic political strategist KARL ROVE has been selected as an honorary director of The Baker Institute for Public Policy’s Presidential Elections Program, a new program that will offer timely analysis and a better understanding of the rapidly changing dynamics of presidential electoral politics. Along with democratic strategist David Axelrod, Rove will be responsible for selecting a research topic for the program to pursue, as well as oversee its analysis. As the Institute director said, “David Axelrod and Karl Rove are the cream of the crop of political consultants, and I am confident that their research and analysis will provide clarity to presidential elections in our country.” Rice University’s Baker Institute is now the first U.S. think-tank with a program exclusively dedicated to presidential campaigns and elections, and Rove will be fundamental in furthering its necessary work.Watch Karl Rove's latest appearances as a contributor on Fox News >>
Karl Rove praised for his “unmatched political insights” ahead of NACDS event
Ahead of Deputy Chief-of-Staff to President George W. Bush and Republican strategist KARL ROVE's talk at the 2017 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Annual Meeting, an event that attracts senior executives from around the globe, he received high praise from the NACDS President and CEO: “Those who have met with Karl Rove or have seen him speak in any forum know that he will have something to say that cuts to the heart of the matter, and he will say it in a compelling way…He is the right person to bring unmatched political insights and experience to the discussion of the current political and public policy landscape.” Frequently sought-out for his shrewd political analysis and heralded for his speaking by companies from Yahoo! to Cigna, Rove remains an integral and substantive voice in the current national conversation.Read what NACDS CEO Steven Anderson has to say about Karl Rove >>
Karl Rove’s informed and candid election commentary is in high demand
KARL ROVE is a familiar face on television news discussing politics, elections, and major policy battles in Washington. His insights, experience and humor make his segments always entertaining and informative.Watch some of Rove’s recent tv appearances > >
KARL ROVE served as Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush from 2000–2007 and Deputy Chief of Staff from 2004–2007. At the White House he oversaw the Offices of Strategic Initiatives, Political Affairs, Public Liaison, and Intergovernmental Affairs and was Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy, coordinating the White House policy-making process. Stay up to date with Karl's insights through his latest columns and media appearances on rove.com.Visit Karl Rove's website > >
Political strategist Karl Rove foresees both parties being disrupted as America's political landscape reshaped
Iconic political strategist, former Deputy Chief of Staff, and Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush, KARL ROVE draws his encyclopedic knowledge of polls, election results, policy battles and what's going on behind the curtain in Washington to help make sense of this interesting and challenging time.Read his recent Wall Street Journal columns here > >
Karl Rove, an iconic political strategist and one of the most sought-after political pundits of our time, is best known for his provocative and robust knowledge of the major political issues of the day.
Rove served as Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush from 2000–2007 and Deputy Chief of Staff from 2004–2007. At the White House he oversaw the Offices of Strategic Initiatives, Political Affairs, Public Liaison, and Intergovernmental Affairs and was Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy, coordinating the White House policy-making process.
Rove has been described by respected author and columnist Michael Barone in U.S. News & World Report as “…unique…no Presidential appointee has ever had such a strong influence on politics and policy, and none is likely to do so again anytime soon.” Washington Post columnist David Broder has called Rove a master political strategist whose “game has always been long term…and he plays it with an intensity and attention to detail that few can match.” Fred Barnes, executive editor of The Weekly Standard, has called him “the greatest political mind of his generation and probably of any generation… He knows history, understands the moods of the public, and is a visionary on matters of public policy.”
Mr. Rove writes a weekly op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, appears frequently on the Fox News Channel, and is the author of the New York Times best seller, Courage and Consequence. His latest book is The Triumph of William McKinley: Why the Election of 1886 Still Matters.
A Colorado native, he attended the University of Utah, the University of Maryland-College Park, George Mason University, and the University of Texas at Austin.