Gloria Borger

Inside Biography

Gloria Borger, an American political pundit, journalist, and columnist, is currently working for CNN. She previously contributed as an editor and columnist for U.S. News & World Report Magazine. She currently serves as a chief political analyst for CNN.  

Borger was the national political correspondent for CBS News. She moved to CNN in 2007 and started appearing in a variety of shows of the news source including The Situation Room.

In 2010, she was nominated for an Emmy Award for her piece The Odd Couple, profiling attorneys David Boies and Ted Olson.

Early Life And Education Of Gloria Borger

Gloria Borger was born as Gloria Ann Borger on September 22, 1952, in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Her father owned an electrical appliances distribution company named Borger’s.

She spent most of her childhood in New Rochelle with her sibling Paula Borger. She pa s sed her high school from New Rochelle High School and then graduated from Colgate University in the year 1974.

Gloria Borger's Career

Before becoming the Chief Political Analyst of CNN, she worked as a co-anchor on CNBC’s Capital Report and also appeared on CBS’s Face the Nation as well as 60 Minutes II.

In 1979, she went on to cover the Three Mile Island event. She then worked as a contributing editor and columnist for the US News and World Report Magazine. She was made the national political correspondent for CBS News.

She then joined CNN News in 2007 and within a year made herself recognized. She also covered the 2008 campaign trail and began appearing in many CNN shows. She made regular appearances on The Situation Room and also on the John King show.

Gloria Borger's Net Worth And Awards

Gloria is a well-established woman whose net worth is estimated to be close to $2.5 million. According to a source, the average salary of a CNN journalist is $66K and which is determined by the location and experiences of the employee. So, her salary is higher than the average range as she is one of the experienced employees of CNN. 

She is a beautiful woman of her age and her body measurements are perfect. In 2013, she received a National Headliners Award program ‘Marriage Warriors: Showdown at the Supreme Court’.

She was awarded a News and Doc u mentary Emmy award for outstanding live coverage of a current news story and was also nominated an Emmy award for her 2010 piece The Odd Couple profiling attorneys David Boies and Ted Olson. All in all, Borger has been appreciated a lot for her Journalism.

Gloria Borger's Personal Life

Gloria is a married woman and has a child. She married Lance Morgan who is a Public Relations executive. The couple has been married for quite a long time and there have been no rumors about their extramarital affairs or divorce.

The couple lives happily in Washington DC. Her son is married to Mary Anne Huntsman, daughter of a politician, Jon Huntsman. However, the family is having a great time together.

Her husband Lance Morgan is the chief communication strategist for the PR firm Powell Tate. He facilitates public policy debates, media training, and crisis communication. He also supports his wife to deal with the political communication process.

He also works with several law enforcement agencies in publicized investigations. He has published several articles on PR practices and their effectiveness in various news media. Before becoming PR executive, he was the Senate spokesperson for the Iran-Contra affair investigation committee. He once was a press secretary to the former Democratic Senator Patrick Moynihan.

She has always been subjected to controversy because of her authoritarian nature. Her interview with Ron Paul is to date very much controversial and fresh in the minds of the people.

During the CNN interview in December 2011 with Ron Paul, Borger asked Paul about the racist newsletters that had been released in the 1980s and 1990s and which bore his name.

After hearing the question, agitated Ron left the show saying that he had previously answered these questions on this issue. It created a huge stir in politics and the media world.

Her commentaries have always been noted to be stingy and have created a lot of controversies. At times she has even been called a horrible journalist for her comments and debates.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Gloria Borger is 66 years old.
  • Birth Sign: Virgo
  • Height: She has a tall height of  5 feet 8 inches (1.73m). 
  • Weight: Her body weight is around 63kg. 
  • Body Measurements: She has a slim body built with the measurements of 32-24-34 inches.

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by sanjeet, 01 Apr, 2015

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