James Carville joining Fox News as contributor James Carville joining Fox News as contributor Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--American political commentator and media personality James Carville is all smiles as New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu wins reelection for a second term at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, La. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Advocate staff report March 04, 2014 Comments Democratic strategist and Louisiana native James Carville is Fox News’ newest contributor. Carville will appear across various programming offering political commentary on the news of the day, according to a news release from Fox. Carville is a political science professor at Tulane University. He is also the author of several books, including the most recent one published earlier this month, “Love & War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters and One Louisiana Home,” which he co-authored with his wife, Republican strategist Mary Matalin. Carville earned bachelor of arts and juris doctorate degrees from LSU.