Nice work if you can get it: Carville keynoting the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation in 2009. (Judi Bottoni/AP)

(Read earlier: We tried to document typical speaking fees for D.C. eminences like Jim Larranaga, Scott McClellan, Bill Bradley and, you know, Morton Kondracke. Keynoters: They can turn a phrase on a dime, 7/1/07)

In other news: Democrats are marketing Eric Cantor as their GOP villain, reports Paul Kane. Seems that John Boehner and Paul Ryan were just too darn likeable to play boogeyman. But Cantor might be too obscure and too bland; he’s no late-’90s Newt.