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Who is Gloria Borger (CNN)? Age, Net Worth, Salary, Husband

Gloria Borger

Who is Gloria Borger?

Gloria Anne Borger was born on 22 September 1952 under the sign of Virgo, in New Rochelle, New York State USA, and is a journalist, columnist and pundit, probably best recognized for serving as a chief political analyst for the Cable News Network (CNN), and appearing regularly in the network’s programs “The Lead With Jake Tapper” and “The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer”. She is also known for previously working as the national political correspondent for CBS News.

How rich is she, as of now? Gloria Borger Net Worth

Gloria Borger’s net worth is over $2.5 million; earned from her successful career in the news industry, and working for prestigious news companies and magazines.

Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background

Gloria Borger spent her early years in her hometown of New Rochelle, where she was raised with her sister named Paula in a Jewish family by their parents. Gloria rarely speaks about her early life, so the names of her parents are not available to the media. However, it is known that her father was a businessman and owner of Borger’s, an electrical distribution company.

She also has a Borger. Her nationality is American and she belongs to the white ethnic group. Gloria attended New Rochelle High School, and upon matriculation in 1970, enrolled into Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, from which she obtained her BA degree in English in 1974. She was a member of the University’s Board of Trustees.

Career Beginnings

Gloria Borger started her professional career in the field of journalism with CBS News, which is the news division of the CBS network, serving in the position of national political correspondent.

Gloria Borger

She was also a contributor to the weekly news and morning program “Face The Nation” as well as the weekly primetime news magazine program “60 Minutes II”, in charge of covering the network’s special events. She was also chief congressional correspondent for ‘Newsweek’ magazine, including covering Pennsylvania’s Three Mile Island nuclear accident which happened back in March 1979.

Rise to Prominence

Between 2002 and 2004, Gloria Borger co-anchored the show “Capital Report” on the CNBC network.

She then started her professional reporting career with the Washington Star. During her stint there, Gloria covered the daily serial, entitled “Federal Triangle”, which was later published as a book. She also worked in the position of a political columnist and contributing editor for the news magazine ‘US News & World Report’.

Continued Success and CNN

In 2007, Gloria joined the CNN network, and was soon promoted to the position of chief political analyst. Gloria also started making regular appearances in such shows as “The Lead With Jake Tapper”, “The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer”, and “John King, USA”, among many others.

She was charge of the daily coverage of various political stories as well as breaking news stories such as the 2013 government shutdown, the death of Osama bin Laden, the investigation of terrorist case in Boston, and Gov. Chris Christie’s bridge scandal, etc. She currently works as a regular columnist for their website as well.

Awards and Recognitions

Gloria Borger was a member of the team which was honored with the Peabody Award for the coverage of the 2008 Presidential Primary campaigns and debates. They were also rewarded with the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form for their coverage of the 2012 US election night on CNN.

Moreover, Gloria received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for her project “The Odd Couple”, which features her interviews with renowned lawyers Ted Olson and David Boies in 2010. Four years later, she won the National Headliners Award for her 30-minute special “Marriage Warriors: Showdown at the Supreme Court” (2013).

Age, Appearance and Vital Statistics

The respected 67-year-old journalist has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.73m), while she weighs around 139lbs (63kgs), and her vital statistics are 32-24-33.

Personal Life: Who is her husband?

Gloria Borger is married to Lance I. Morgan – they exchanged their wedding vows on 8 September 1974. Her husband is a public relations executive by profession, and currently works as the chief communications strategist at Powell Tate. Lance previously worked as a press secretary for the Democratic Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, and also served as the Senate spokesman for the Iran-Contra affair investigating committee. Gloria and her husband currently reside in Washington, D.C.

Gloria Borger’s Son

Gloria and Lance have a son named Evan Borger Morgan, who is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.

He is an investor and partner at the venture-capital company Revolution. According to ‘The New York Times’, he tied the knot with classically trained concert pianist Mary Anne Huntsman, who is also known for being the daughter of Republican politician Jon Huntsman, Jr. and Mary Kaye Huntsman. The ceremony took place at Flathead Lake Lodge in Bigfork, Montana in October 2015. The bride’s father served as the Governor of Utah between 2005 and 2009, as well as the US Ambassador to Singapore (1992-1993), China (2009-2011) and Russia (2017-2019). He was also a candidate in the Republican presidential primaries in 2012.

About the author

Olivia Clarke

Joined Biography.Today in February 2020. Formerly Assistant Editor of Radar Magazine. Studied Journalism at City University.

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