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John Dickerson

John Dickerson

John Dickerson is an American veteran journalist who is popular as the host of Face the Nation on CBS News. The American journalist holds the position of political director of CBS News, chief Washington correspondent for CBS News, and a political columnist for Slate magazine.

 Also, he works as a co-host of the CBS This Morning alongside Norah O’Donnell and Gayle King. Besides that, he was the host of Face the Nation on CBS News, the political director of CBS News, chief Washington correspondent for CBS News, and a political columnist for Slate magazine.

Educational Framework and Family

Dickerson was born on July 6, 1968, in Washington, D.C., United States. As of 2019, his age is 51 years old with his birth sign Cancer. He is the son of C. Wyatt Dickerson and a journalist mother, Nancy Dickerson. Furthermore, he has a brother named Michael Dickerson and three sisters: Elizabeth Earls, Ann Pullion, and Jane Dickerson. He holds an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background.

During his childhood, he was brilliant in the study. Concerning his education, John was extremely talented in academics. He studied his high school level at Sidwell Friends School and he completed his education in the year 1987. Later on, he completed his graduation from the University of Virginia with his major subject in English.

John stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches tall with a weight of 61 kg. He has got blue color eyes and blond hair. Regarding his other body measurements are still unknown.

Who is John Dickerson Wife?

John Dickerson has very secretive about his personal life and professional career. He has not dictated about his past affairs and relationship status, but he mentioned that he is married to Anne Dickerson after the long story of their dating.

The couple is also blessed with two children son Brice Dickerson and daughter Nancy Dickerson. There was mentioned by him that he was dating his lady for a very long time and he was very much open about his girlfriend. Some of the sources publicly mentioned that their affair before their married life was seen among the public.

John and Anne being as a spouse even were spotted in the ceremony holding their hand together and their together pictures were even captured by the media during that time.

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Caption: John Dickerson with his wife, Anne Dickerson

Currently, he is happily living with his wife and children making a strong bond between them. John was dragged into a controversy after he shamelessly defends his statement for Slate magazine. In that magazine, he stated that President Obama “can only cement his legacy if he destroys the GOP.” Later on, he defended his statement regarding the GOP.

Dickerson’s Profissional Career in Journalism

John Dickerson began his career at Time magazine. During his tenure at Time magazine, he covered politics. Furthermore, he also spent his last four years as its White House correspondent. Just prior to Face The Nation, John was the chief political correspondent at Slate. John even served as a political correspondent at Slate.

He came into the spotlight after he began to host Face The Nation in 2009. Later, John was appointed as Political Director of CBS News in the year 2011. In addition, he has also appeared on The Al Franken Show on Air America Radio every Wednesday.

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Caption: John Dickerson in CBS news

Also, he used to be the regular guest on NPR’s Day to Day. His notable shows include PBS’s Washington Week and the Slate Political Gabfest, and a weekly podcast with David Plotz and Emily Bazelon. On June 7, 2015, he came as the host of Face the Nation.

He has also written a book entitled Whistlestop: My Favorite Stories from Presidential Campaign History.  John has never won any awards and honors. But he has done many notable works and appreciated by many people all over the world.

What is the Net Worth and Salary of John Dickerson?

John earns a huge amount of money from his professional career as a veteran journalist and political correspondent. He has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2019.

He approximately earns a handsome amount of salary from his work. With his good salary of around $1 million from the CBS news, soon he is planning to get a new house too.

John Dickerson on Social Sites

Dickerson is quite active on social sites such as Twitter and Instagram. He has more than 2.02 million followers on Twitter and over 23k followers on his Instagram account. On the other hand, his Facebook account is private.

Facts of John Dickerson

Full NameJohn Dickerson
Net Worth$4 million
Date Of BirthJuly 6, 1968
Age51 years 11 months
Place Of BirthWashington, D.C., United States
Height5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)
Weight61 Kg
ProfessionVeteran journalist
EducationUniversity of Virginia
PartnerAnne Dickerson
ChildrenBrice Dickerson, Nancy Dickerson
Parents(Father) C. Wyatt Dickerson (Mother) Nancy Dickerson
SiblingsMichael Dickerson, Elizabeth Earls, Ann Bullion, and Jane Dickerson
TwitterJohn Dickerson Twitter

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