Craig Varoga is an American political strategist and electoral expert who has managed and consulted on hundreds of campaigns and public-affairs projects. In the United States, he has advised and managed national, state and local campaigns, including the 1996, 2000 and 2004 U.S. presidential campaigns. Varoga, a member of the International Association of Political Consultants, has advised political organizations and trained candidates and political operatives in Canada, Europe, South America and the Middle East.
A native of Pittsburgh, graduate of Princeton University and once-and-future Texan, Varoga has been cited in numerous news media, including but not limited to The Washington Post, Washington Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Toronto Star, Politico, National Journal, The Hill, Associated Press, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, CNN, CBS, MSNBC, Fox News, El País, Sinclair Broadcasting and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). Varoga writes a monthly column (“Ask the Campaign Doctor”) for Campaigns & Elections.