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Roger Stone

Roger Stone is a lobbyist, author, strategist, and political consultant who hails from Norwalk, USA. Roger Stone has been working on several political campaigns and also does operational research about the Republican Party.

Early Life

Roger Joseph Stone Jr. is the political consultant’s full name and is half-Hungarian and half-Italian. Stone’s birthdate is 27th August 1952 and his birthplace is Norwalk, Connecticut, U.S. His current age is 71 years old. The name of Roger’s parents is Roger Joseph Stone and Gloria Rose. The author was from a Catholic middle-class family. Roger’s mother was working as a part-time local news reporter whereas his father was a good driller and an owner of a small company.

After a short time of Roger’s birth, his family went to New York City. At this time, 2nd World War II had just come to an end and the Cold War had started between the Soviet Union and the USA. Then, Roger also got interested in politics from the day of elementary school. In 1960, when John F. Kennedy was getting there for president, Stone started sponsoring him in his school even though most of his friends weren’t eligible to vote.

As for education, He first went to a high school in New York. At the time of Roger’s junior year, he was the student government’s vice president. Also, Roger has volunteered for Barry’s presidential campaign in 1964. However, he stated in 2007 that even though he was traditional, he had libertarian leanings. Roger then attended Georgetown University. By the time of the early 1970s, Stone had already built a friendly relationship with several people from the Republican Party.

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Caption: Roger Stone when he was young (Source: Instagram)

Career and Professional Life

At first, Roger requested Jeb Magruder to help him to get a profession in the Republican Party. Jeb then helped Roger and got him a profession on the Richard Nixon Committee. After that, he started doing permanent work there, after being out of college. In a short time, Roger started using numerous actions to confirm Nixon’s 2nd success in the presidential elections. Stone soon turned out to be a beloved of the members of the ‘Republican Party’. He even appeared that he hadn’t done anything unlawful even though his numerous activities were considered trickery.

Later, the ‘Richard Nixon Foundation’ made it clear that the appearance over the charges of Stone being Nixon’s advisor, stating that he was only a part-time member of the party. However, it was out after some time that Stone was working as a main counselor to Nixon as “his man” in Washington, D.C. However, when Stone was accused of some crimes in 2019, the ‘Nixon Foundation’ parted itself from Stone and repeated the statement of being just a member. After Nixon was successful in the election, he was appointed to serve in the ‘Office of Economic Opportunity.

Roger then started serving for the ‘Republican Party’ supreme Bob Dole, after Nixon left his position of president of the United States. After a newspaper article was out stating Roger was a “dirty trickster,” he was dismissed. Then, he stated that he wasn’t a part of the “Watergate Scandal” that provoked President Nixon’s resignation. In 1980, Stone assisted presidential applicant Ronald Reagan with his campaign. Reagan turned out to be the fortieth president of the US.

More about his career

Roger even placed the forming of a lobbying and political consulting organization in Washington, D.C. They then fascinated numerous customers from their bond with the ‘White House’. The organization turned out to be one of the largest American companies in its field. In 1992, the firm went through an accusation above the scandalous Willie Horton ads that were scattered to support George H. W. Bush at the time of his presidential campaign of 1988.

The firm was sold off after that. In 1996, Stone also went through more criticism for socializing critical ads about himself and his wife looking for sexual partners. Then, Stone resigned from Bob Dole’s presidential campaign. Stone then acclaimed that the ads were reliable. For some years, Stone was serving as a political consultant for several minor and huge elections. In February 2012, Roger stated that he wasn’t from the ‘Republican Party’ and also that he was a libertarian.

Roger acclaimed that the year 2016 would fetch an expiration of the ‘Republican Party’ and the ‘Libertarian Party’ would grow to take its spot. Before this, Stone worked together with Donald Trump for some years in the position of a lobbyist for Trump’s casino. Trump then recruited him for his election campaign of 2016. However, by the end of 2015, Roger stopped serving for the campaign. Trump said that Stone was fired when he accepted that he resigned. But, Roger Stone was still supporting Trump.

Some more

At the time of the 2016 campaign, Stone was forbidden from performing on several main television networks after making some derogatory declarations about television news characters. Even after all these accusations, Roger resumed lobbying for Trump. He sponsored several conspiracy philosophies and untrue statements about Hillary Clinton and her relations with the Muslim Brotherhood. He blamed Hillary for getting offerings from a Chinese billionaire, Guo Wengui.

After an examination was out on the Russian interference in the campaign of 2016, his 2 associates turned on him and stated that he had relations with the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange. The accusations specified that they were working to disgrace Hillary Clinton, but Assange and Stone didn’t agree with the statements. Examinations also verified that Stone had used thousands of false ‘Facebook accounts and blogs to confirm Trump’s success.

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Caption: Roger Stone giving an interview (Source: Instagram)

Net Worth 2024

He has been earning an impressive amount of fortune throughout his whole professional career. The net worth of Roger Stone must be around $5 million US Dollars as of 2021. Similarly, their salary is around USD 58 thousand which he has been earning from his hard work. Their primary source of income is from his profession as an author, lobbyist, strategist, and even a political consultant. Talking about his brand endorsements, he hasn’t endorsed any brands or products. Being a rising star, it is sure that we can see him as the brand ambassador of several top brands very soon.

Relationship Status

He is a married man and the name of his first wife is Anne Elizabeth Wesche. It was in the year 1974 when the couple got married and unfortunately, they divorced each other in 1990. In the year 1992, the political consultant became the husband of Nydia Bertran. He has a child from his first marital relationship and none from his other marriage. Since He has been secretive about his love life, there is no more information about his love life.

Furthermore, on 25 January 2019, He was arrested on the accusations of witness meddling and hindering a certified happening. He was also accused of creating untrue proclamations to insult public personalities. He was taken into custody for the 7th time and then sentenced to forty months in jail.

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Caption: Roger with his wife (Source: BBC)

Roger Stone – Body Measurement

Talking about the body measurements of He, he has a good height of 5 feet 11 inches or 180 cm. He also has a suitable body weight of around 78 kg or 170 lbs. Similarly, the size of Roger’s biceps is 14 inches and he wears a shoe size of 9 (US). The body measurements of He are 40 inches, 34 inches, and 35 inches. Moreover, He also has a fair complexion with a pair of brown eyes and white short hair.

Roger Stone – Social Media

Coming to the social media part, He has been quite active there for a long time now. He has an Instagram account and a Twitter account. On Instagram, the American author has gained more than 3 thousand followers. Likewise, His Twitter account is on suspension. He also has his own YouTube channel with the name, “Roger Stone”. As of June 2021, Roger Stone has managed to gain 3.91 thousand subscribers.