Gloria Borger

Gloria Borger

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Gloria Borger is a popular political pundit, columnist, and journalist from the United States. Gloria Borger is best known for being the Chief Political Analyst at CNN.

Early Life and Childhood

Gloria Borger was born Gloria Anne Borger on 22nd September 1952 in New Rochelle, New York, United States. By this, she is 69 years old as of 2021 and American by nationality. Likewise, she is a follower of Christianity and her birth sign is Virgo.

Moving on towards her family members, she was born into a Jewish family. Likewise, her father, Richard Borger owned an electrical-appliances distribution business. Moving on, she has a sister named Scott Paula Borger with whom she grew up.

Education

When it comes to her academic background, she attended ‘New Rochelle High School,’ where she graduated in 1970. She then went on to ‘Colgate University,’ a private liberal arts college in Madison County, New York, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in 1974.

Professional Life and Career

Gloria entered the field of media, covering political news for the ‘Washington Star,’. She also co-wrote a daily serial that became the book “Federal Triangle,” a spoof of Washington’s political situation. Likewise, she worked as a political columnist for ‘US News & World Report’ and as a congressional correspondent for ‘Newsweek.’ She covered the ‘Three Mile Island catastrophe’ for Newsweek in 1979. Her first job as a journalist earned her the ‘Watson Traveling Fellowship,’ which allowed her to study the British press.

From 2002 to 2004, she worked as a co-anchor on CNBC’s “Capital Report.” She worked for CBS News as a national political journalist. She appears on ‘CBS’ Sunday morning political interview program ‘Face the Nation,’ as well as the American weekly primetime newsmagazine TV show ’60 Minutes II,’ in addition to contributing to the network’s special events coverage. Likewise, she began working for ‘CNN’ in September 2007 and is now the network’s main political commentator. She is a regular on Wolf Blitzer’s newscast ‘Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer,’ which airs live on CNN on weekdays from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. ET. She also appears on Anderson Cooper’s TV news show, ‘Anderson Cooper 360,’ which airs Monday through Friday in the evening.

Moving on, she has remained an important element of CNN’s election coverage programs over the years. She was nominated for an ‘Emmy’ for her 2010 article for ‘CNN,’ in which she interviewed powerhouse Washington attorneys Ted Olson and David Boies. Olson and Boies, who are often political adversaries, joined forces in a legal partnership to support same-sex marriage in the face of California’s ‘Proposition 8.’

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Caption: Gloria hosting a CNN News (source: Business Insider)

More Details

In 2012, she reported a 90-minute documentary for CNN about American businessman and politician Mitt Romney, the Republican Party’s presidential nominee for 2012.

Romney’s political ambitions and commitment to the ‘Mormon’ religion were featured in the documentary. For this aim, she traveled to France and interviewed Romney and his family. She had an extensive interview with Romney and his wife after the election. She is a seasoned political analyst and writer with keen journalistic insight who contributes significantly to the network’s daily coverage. Likewise, she continues to cover a variety of political subjects as well as breaking news. The search for Osama bin Laden, the 2013 ‘Boston Marathon bombing, the 2013 government shutdown, and the 2016 US presidential election is just a few examples.

She offered a full analysis of Trump’s trajectory from his early years to becoming the Republican presidential nominee in her two-hour documentary “All Business: The Essential Donald Trump” in September 2016. She released another documentary, titled ‘Almost President: The Agony of Defeat.’ She is a correspondent for ‘Gloria Borger Reports,’ a well-known series of in-depth specials that airs across all ‘CNN’ platforms, and she writes a regular blog for ‘CNN.com.’

Net Worth

Being a famous politician, she has made a huge amount of wealth. As of 2021, she has a net worth of approximately $3 million US dollars.

Relationship Status

She married Lance Morgan, a public relations executive, in New Rochelle’s Beth El Synagogue on September 8, 1974. Evan Morgan, their son, was born in 1985. However, they divorced after some years of marriage. She is currently living on her own.

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Caption: Gloria with her ex-husband (source: MuchFeed)

Body Measurements and Social Media

Enhancing her body measurements, she is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 63 kg. Similarly, her actual body measurements (chest-waist-hip) are 32-24-34 inches. Likewise, the journalist has brown hair with beautiful eyes of the same color.

Gloria is a verified Facebook and Twitter user. She has more than 46k followers on her Facebook page and a huge 189.2k followers on her Twitter account.