MAJOR GARRETT CAREER, CBS, NET WORTH, PODCAST
Major Garrett career in the field of journalism is more than two and half decades old. During Major Garrett career includes his work in different news channel and newspapers. He has worked extensively for the CNN, CBS and Fox News.
Major Garrett is one of the popular journalists in American journalism fraternity. Major Garrett has experience of more than 25 years in this profession. Major Garrett has a legacy of his extraordinary contribution in journalism while working for many newspapers and News channels like CNN, Fox News, CBS and so on.
Major Garrett was born in San Diego, California on August 24, 1962. Major Garrett is American by nationality and is of white ethnicity.
Early Life and Education
Major Garrett was raised in San Diego, California. His birth name is Major Elliot Garrett. American by nationality, Major Garrett is white by ethnicity.
Since Major Garrett spent his early life in San Diego, he did his schooling there. Major Garrett completed higher education from the University of Missouri in 1984. Major Garrett did graduation in Bachelor in Journalism and later also gained Bachelors in Political Science too.
Career and Net Worth
Major Garrett career began in the early 1990s.The first job of Major Garrett career was as the reporter in The Huston Post. Later Major Garrett joined The Washington Times as the correspondent of US News and World Report in. From 1995 to 1997 Garrett was the reporter of Congress and was given the duty of National Editor for next two years. Major Garrett was appreciated and admired by the readers of his correspondence. After his success in The Washington Times, Major Garrett career shifted to CNN. During Major Garret career in CNN, he was White House Correspondent during the term of George W. Bush and Bill Clinton. Garrett worked for CNN for two years from 2000 to 2002 after which Major Garrett CNN contract was terminated.
In 2002, Fox News hired Major Garrett as a general assignment reporter. During Major Garrett career in Fox News, he covered many important political stories from the White House. In 2002, Fox News hired Major Garrett as a general assignment reporter. During Major Garrett career in Fox News, he covered many important political stories from the White House.
In 2002, Fox News hired Major Garrett as a general assignment reporter. During Major Garrett career in Fox News, he covered many important political stories from the White House. During his time in there, he was given the responsibility of covering Iraq war. In addition, he also covered two presidential elections. Garrett also covered the political news from Congress. During his 8 years of journalism in Fox News, he also hosted many other crucial and important stories. Major Garrett left the Fox News in 2010 after which he joined National Journal. In addition, Garrett also appeared in MSNB as a guest commentator.
Major Garrett CBS contract was made when the veteran reporter joined the channel in 2012. His work during Major Garrett CBS agreement can be regarded as the highlight of Major Garrett career. Major Garrett career is best known for his CBS TV show, Face the Nation. In 2012, CBS news made Major Garrett, the Chief White House Correspondent. Major Garrett became popular during his time in CBS where he discussed important topics like Nuclear Deals and got opportunity question the then President Barak Obama.
Currently, Major Garrett podcast is also getting popular which is released weekly. Major Garrett podcast is generally related to politics, policies, and cultures. In this program, Major Garrett invites guests and chat about politics, movies, society and so on.
Major Garrett is not the only expert in journalism but also a noteworthy author. The first book he published was Common Cents which he published in 1995. In addition, he has done some admirable work for writing books like The Enduring Revolution: How to Contract with America Continues to Shape the Nation, The Fifteen Biggest Lies in Politics and so on. Likewise, Major Garrett has also written for various magazines like Mother Jones, Washington Monthly, and The Weekly Standard.
Major Garrett net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. Major Garrett net worth is the result of his hard work for more than 25 years in the field of journalism.
Personal Life and Spouse
Major Garrett is a married man. Major Garrett is married to Julie Kirtz. The couple got married in 1990. The couple has 3 children with each other. Julie Kirtz is Editorial Director at Wakefield Research. There are no rumors of coldness between them as they are happy with each other. So there is not much probability of divorce between them. The couple has had a pretty stable personal life as of now.
Awards, Achievements and Recognition
Major Garrett career is a perfect example of extraordinary work in journalism by any person in this profession. Major Garrett was nominated in 2013 for a News and Documentary Emmy Award for his exceptional work while he was covering News story for ‘Newtown’. He was again nominated for Emmy awards for his Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story during Paris attack.