Louisiana Political
Hall of Fame


2006 Inductee

Charles “Charlie” Cook

Charlie Cook is widely regarded as one of the most astute impartial analysts of the Washington political scene and is one of the nation’s leading authorities on U.S. elections. Cook is the Editor and Publisher of The Cook Political Report, and a political analyst for the National Journal Group, where he writes weekly for National Journal magazine and CongressDaily AM. Charlie has appeared on all the major network news shows. The New York Times has called Cook, “one of the best political handicappers in the nation.”