Dana Bash Bio, Wiki
Dana Bash is an American journalist currently working for CNN as a chief political correspondent based in Washington, D.C., covering both congress and campaigns.
Dana Bash Age
She was born as Dana Ruth Schwartz on June 15, 1971, in New York City, New York, United States. Bash is 49 years old in 2020 .
Dana Bash Height
Details of her height are still under review and will be updated as soon as possible.
Dana Bash Parents – Family
She is the daughter of Stuart Schwartz, and Frances Weinman Schwartz. Bash’s father was an ABC News producer who worked as a senior broadcast producer for Good Morning America, and her mother was an editor and novelist who specialized in Jewish studies. Due to the nature of her father’s business, they moved to various locations, including New Jersey, New York, and Washington. According to some sources, Bash has an older sister and two younger brothers.
Dana Bash Husband
Bash has been married twice and divorced twice. Her first spouse, Jeremy Bash, was an American lawyer and retired CIA Chief of Staff. They married in 1998, and their divorce was finalized in 2007. In 2008, she married her second husband, John King, a fellow CNN correspondent based in Washington, D.C as well as the anchor of its roundtable political discussion program known as “Inside Politics”. The couple tied the knot on March 25, 2008, and in June 2011, they welcomed their first child, Jonah Frank King. In March 2012 Bash and John separated.
Dana Bash John King
John was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on August 30, 1963. The 56-year-old holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Rhode Island. John is the father of three children, two from his first marriage to Jean Makie and one from his second marriage to Dana Bash.
Dana Bash Son
She has a son, by the name Jonah Frank King born in June 2011. She sired the boy with her second husband John King. After their separation in 2012, Bash has been raising her son as a single mother
Dana Bash Boyfriend – Spencer Garrett
When Bash was on break from House of Cards production in 2013, she met Spencer Garrett through a mutual acquaintance Susanna Quinn. Garrett is an American actor and the son of Richard Heckenkamp, a personal manager, and actress Kathleen Nolan. Shortly after meeting, the two began dating and have been seen spending time together and having fun at the beach.
Dana Bash Religion
Bash, according to some sources, is a devout follower of Judaism. Her second husband, John King, a Roman Catholic, had to convert to Judaism first, which was Bash’s faith, before they could marry.
Dana Bash CNN
Bash is presently the top political correspondent for CNN, stationed in Washington, D.C., where she covers Congress and elections. In 2010, she received the National Press Foundation’s coveted Dirksen Award for her work on Congressional earmarks and Senatorial “holds.” Before starting her career, Bash worked as an intern at CNN, NBC, and CBS.
She began her career at CNN in 1993 and has worked hard and dedicatedly ever since. Both the 2000 and 2002 midterm elections were covered by Bash. In 2004, she was a part of the coverage of the US presidential campaign network as well as the coverage of the midterm elections in the United States. In 2006, Bash was named CNN’s lead congressional correspondent, and in 2008, she joined the White House Correspondents’ team.
She and the other members of the CNN team got the Peabody Award for their outstanding historical coverage during the 2012 US Presidential Campaign. Bash was also a lead correspondent and co-anchor for CNN’s coverage of the 2016 presidential elections in the United States.
Dana Bash Salary
Bash’s estimated salary is around $100,000 -$300,000 per year.
Dana Bash Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of around $6 Million.