Mary Kate Cary’s experience in the White House and on Capitol Hill makes her a compelling analyst and columnist. Additionally, Ms. Cary served as founding Managing Editor of the daily political news service The Hotline,as as a staffer at ABC News’ This Week with David Brinkley, and currently is a long-time columnist at U.S. News & World Report.
In 2017, Ms. Cary was named one of the first senior fellows at UVA’s Miller Center for Public Affairs, a nonpartisan institute that seeks to expand understanding of the presidency, policy, and political history. In 2016, she was an Advisory Board member and contributing writer on White House communications strategy to the Center’s 2017 First Year project, which is advising the new Administration on a variety of issues.
Since 2009, Ms. Cary has been a contributing editor at U.S. News & World Report, writing hundreds of blogs and columns on politics, many of which have been published on RealClearPolitics.com. She serves as a paid political analyst on Canadian television (CTV), and has appeared on domestic broadcast and cable networks, including ABC News “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” CNN, Fox News Channel, Fox Business News, and C-Span. Ms. Cary has made more than 100 appearances on National Public Radio and occasionally substitutes for conservative analyst David Brooks on NPR’s Friday political wrap-up alongside E.J. Dionne. She co-hosts a weekly online political chat with Democratic analyst Robert Schlesinger on Sidewire.com, interviewing a bipartisan group of newsmakers on current politics.
Ms. Cary has been an Advisory Board member of the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University since 2004. She is also currently the co-chair of the University of Virginia’s Department of Politics alumni advisory board.
“Mary Kate Cary is a trusted analyst. We regularly rely on her spirited and insightful commentary in our coverage of American politics.”
— CTV News Channel
FOX Business News’ After the Bell: Harvard Professor Jeff Miron, fomer George H.W. Bush Speechwriter Mary Kate Cary and Democratic Strategist Julie Roginsky weigh in on Donald Trump’s tax plan.