Molly Ivins Biography

Writer (1944–2007)
Molly Ivins was an American political satirist with a widely syndicated column. She wrote several scathing books about the political career of George W. Bush.


Molly Ivins was born on August 30, 1944 in Monterey, California. She began her career as a reporter for the Minneapolis Tribune and became editor of the Texas Observer. Her syndicated column--satirizing the political career of George W. Bush--brought her to national prominence. She wrote six books, including Bushwhacked. Ivins died in 2007.

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