Articles by Tim Carney

Mr. Carney served as a reporter for Bob Novak from 2001 to 2004, and from 2007 to 2008 as the senior reporter and, upon Novak???s retirement, editor of the Evans-Novak Political Report.

Wealthy AARP: One Country's Most Powerful Lobbies

Retired people never had it so good.

Tim Carney March 25, 2010

Remembering Bob Novak

Tim Carney's tribute to his former boss.

Tim Carney August 18, 2009

ENPR: Obama Takes Office With Immense Political Capital

OutlookPresident Barack Obama takes the reins of a nation diminished in prosperity, morale, and reputation....

Tim Carney January 21, 2009

ENPR: Teflon Obama; and More Democratic Senate Gains

Outlook Buyer's remorse (or maybe "borrowers' remorse") on the bailout is one factor in the resistance to...

Tim Carney January 14, 2009

ENPR: Burris and Richardson Flaps and Panetta Pick Enliven Washington

OutlookCongress returned to town with two Senate seats in limbo. Things remained reasonably civil as...

Tim Carney January 7, 2009

ENPR: Blagojevich causes Democratic Headaches With Senate Appointment

OutlookPresident-Elect Barack Obama is riding soaring popularity and a well-managed transition, and he has so...

Tim Carney December 31, 2008

ENPR: Illinois, Colorado, and New York Senate Vacancies Kick Off 2010 Race

CongressAuto Bailout: The Republican-led rejection of the auto bailout probably doesn't actually prevent a...

Tim Carney December 17, 2008

Will Senators Recall Bill Richardson's Scandalous Cabinet Record?

One Democratic senator even promised to oppose Richardson for any future nomination...

Tim Carney December 17, 2008

ENPR: Blagojevich arrest causes headache for Obama

OutlookThe arrest of Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D) provides a welcome distraction as Congress and the...

Tim Carney December 10, 2008

ENPR: Chambliss Blocks Democrats Path to 60

OutlookA 60-seat Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate is out of reach after Sen. Saxby Chambliss's (R-Ga.)...

Tim Carney December 3, 2008

ENPR: Obama Administration Looking More Like Clinton Third Term

Outlook The defeat of Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) brings the Democrats closer to 60 seats and spares...

Tim Carney November 19, 2008

Rahm Emanuel: Darling of Special Interests

Rep. Rahm Emanuel has close ties to the Wall Street firms and housing entities at the heart of the financial...

Tim Carney November 19, 2008

ENPR: Alaska, Minnesota, Georgia Senate Races Leave 60 within Reach

Obama AdministrationTransition: Obama's honeymoon has already experienced a few minor ripples, but one of the...

Tim Carney November 12, 2008

ENPR: Election Results

OverviewThe landslide election of a black President of the United States, unimaginable not long ago,...

Tim Carney November 5, 2008