Dana is a Chief Correspondent at CNN reporting about United States Senate and House. Dana Bash was born on 15th June 1971, she is 48 years of age. She is an anchorwoman, journalist and political correspondent for CNN. She weighs 59kgs. Her religion is Judaism. She is an American.
Dana Bash Education Details
Dana studied in Montvale, New Jersey a school called Pascack Hills High School, thereafter she proceeded to George Washington University where she pursued a degree in political communications. Dana also holds an honorary degree in Human Letters of the Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire.
Dana Bash Career Details
While in school she started her career by working as an Intern at CNN, NBS and CBS. Dana worked as a producer for CNN for weekend programs. These weekend shows includes Inside Politics, Late Editions and Evans & Novak. She advanced and specialized in United States Senate coverage. Dana kicked off her journalist career as Dana Schwartz which she later changed to Bash.
She started working for CNN in 1993, the journey has been filled with hard work where she has raised among best journalists. In 2000, 2002 and 2004 she covered the midterm elections. Also in 2004 she covered the presidential campaign.
Dana was a part of the team which covered the reporting from war rooms of CNN, RNC and DNC Election center for the network’s midterm election in Washington, America which was in 2014.
2015 been the final year in office of John Boehner in office as a speaker, Dash got the opportunity to interview him. Beside that this year she participated as the lead in reporting the last hour testimony of secretary of state.
In 2016, Dana covered the presidential debate which had six participants. She interviewed almost all presidential candidates such as Trump, Frank, Kasich etc. and also got opportunity to interview their families and learning their roles in their campaigns. Some of them was Heidi Cruz who is the wife of Kasich.
Badass Women of Washington is a show Dana launched in 2017. It talks about women rising into power despite their background and generation. Their journeys to success, the ups and downs they face and how they got through them. This has increased Bash networks hence interacted with great and powerful women.
Dana Bash Awards
Dana managed to get awarded in different categories and nominations which includes the Sol Taishoff Award in 2019 for the National Press Foundation, beside the other Dirksen Award she had won earlier in 2005. In 2014 she was awarded in the Women in Power list in the Ellen Magazine.
Dana Bash Net Worth
Dana currently net worth is at $3 Million USD as at March 2020 which is comes from her career as a journalist, producer, anchor and above all a political correspondent. CNN pays over $100 thousands including bonuses and allowances.
Dana Bash Dating History
We haven’t had any reports of Dana Dating since her second divorce.
Dana Bash Marriage Details, Divorce
Dana is currently separated from her second husband John King in 2012. Her first husband was Jeremy Bash who they divorced after 9 years of marriage the cause was reported as lack of understanding in 2008. Jeremy Bash worked as CIA Chief of staff. John King was her colleague at CNN.
Dana Bash Parents
Her parents are Stu Schwartz and Frances Weinman Schwartz. Schwartz worked for ABC news as a producer and for Good Morning America as the senior broadcast producer.
Dana Bash Kids
Dana has son named Jonah King from her second marriage. He was born in 2011.
Dana Bash Body Measurements
Dana is 4 feet 11 inches. She got light brown eyes and her hair is light brown. She has a bust of 34 inches, waist of 24 inches and hips of 35 inches in size. She observes her exercise routine and diet to keep healthy and young.
Dana Bash Social Media Presence
Dash is very active on Twitter with a huge followers of 430k, Facebook and Instagram with 66.5k followers on Instagram. Dana Bash life is one to admire. Nothing has come in between her and her success, and she has been able to overcome all the challenges in her life. Her life is one to admire, keep shinning, Dana.