Dana Bash Biography and Wiki
Dana Ruth Bash is a renowned American journalist, news anchor, and chief political correspondent for CNN. Bash was born on June 15, 1971, in Manhattan, New York City.
Dana Bash Age and Birthday
Bash was born on June 15, 1971, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. She is 51 years old.
Dana Bash Family, Parents
Bash was born in New York City to a Jewish family. She is the daughter of Frances Schwartz (mother), an author and educator in Jewish studies, and Stuart Schwartz (father), an ABC News producer who served as the senior broadcast producer for Good Morning America.
Dana Bash Height
Bash stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m) tall.
Dana Bash Husband| Spouse
Bash was married to Jeremy Bash from 1998 to 2007. From 2008 to 2012, Dana was married to John King, a fellow CNN correspondent. Bash and King have a son Jonah Frank King who was born in 2011.
Dana Bash Education
Bash attended Pascack Hills High School in Montvale, New Jersey. She later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political communications from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Moreover, Bash received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters From Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire on May 12, 2018.
Dana Bash Career| CNN
Bash has had an amazing career at CNN. After graduating from George Washington University, Dana joined CNN as a producer of weekend programs such as Late Edition, Evans & Novak, and Inside Politics.
Bash later began producing programming specializing in coverage of the United States Senate where she would eventually become CNN’s Chief Congressional Correspondent. In 2021, Dana became a co-host of CNN’s Sunday morning show State of The Union alongside Jake Tapper. Currently, she is a chief political correspondent.
Bash was one of the women honored at Elle magazine’s 2014 “Women in Washington Power List” event.
Dana Bash’s Son
Bash is a proud mother of her son Jonah Frank King who was born in 2011.
Dana Bash Salary
Bash earns an annual salary of about $100,000 from her work as a chief political correspondent for CNN.
Dana Bash Net Worth
Bash, a veteran American journalist for CNN has an estimated net worth of approximately $3 million.