Morris first came to national attention when he provided the strategy that engineered Bill Clinton's stunning comeback re-election victory inrescuing his presidency after he had lost control of Congress in Called "the most influential private citizen in America" by Time Magazine, Morris steered Clinton back toward the center and was a key player in the Clinton Administration initiatives that balanced the budget, cut taxes, and reformed welfare. He has handled the winning campaigns of more than thirty Senators and Governors.
Dick Morris is out at Fox Newsthree months after his embarrassingly awful prediction that former Republican nominee Mitt Romney would win the election in a "landslide. But Morris' inaccuracy is a longstanding feature of his punditry that, until now, never befell his employment. Pundit Tracker rated him the Worst Pundit ofwith only six of his 30 prognostications coming true.
For one thing, Mr. Morris, a political strategist and commentator, was for the Clintons before he was against them. On the last day of the Democratic Convention in Chicago, Mr.
Dick Morris has become a familiar commentator for the Fox News Channel, where he is well known for hard hitting, and nonpartisan, objective commentary about the U. He has written several New York Times best-sellers. His most recent, written with his wife Eileen McGann, is Screwed!
I predicted a Romney landslide and, instead, we ended up with an Obama squeaker. These high levels of minority and young voter participation are here to stay. I derided the media polls for their assumption of what did, in fact happen: That blacks, Latinos, and young people would show up in the same numbers as they had in
You'd expect him to be on his best behavior today. But look at the double standard he slipped into his mea culpa. Behold political analyst Dick Morris the day after his absurd Election predictions were discredited by reality.
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It somehow seems appropriate, then, that at the tail end of his long career in politics and punditry, Morris has signed on with another tabloid :. To call him a laughingstock after Obama won is an understatement. Just incredible: the head of the NRA argued that he needed the nonprofit to buy him a luxury mansion because he was worried about being a target after Parkland.
Richard Samuel " Dick " Morris born November 28, is an American political author and commentator who previously worked as a pollster, political campaign consultantand general political consultant. A friend and advisor to Bill Clinton during his time as Governor of Arkansassince his run,  Morris became a political adviser to the White House after Clinton was elected president in Morris encouraged Clinton to pursue third way policies of triangulation that combined traditional Republican and Democratic proposals, rhetoric, and issues so as to achieve maximum political gain and popularity.