Tucker Carlson is co-host of Crossfire,
popular and lively political debate program. Crossfire airs nightly
before a live studio audience from George Washington University’s
Jack Morton Auditorium in Washington, D.C. In 2002, Crossfire celebrated
its 20th anniversary.
Carlson is also a political analyst for CNN, based in the network’s
Washington, D.C., bureau. Before Crossfire, Carlson was co-host
of CNN’s Spin Room. Since 1997, he has appeared weekly on
Inside Politics with Judy Woodruff, the nation’s first program
devoted exclusively to politics.
Formerly a staff writer at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette in Little
Rock, Carlson is a contributor to New York Magazine and The
Weekly Standard, as well as a columnist for Readers Digest. He has written
for dozens of magazines and newspapers, including the New York
the Wall Street Journal, GQ and Forbes.
Carlson attended Trinity College in Connecticut.