Jonathan Karl ABC News Career Splintered Married Life With Wife? Details
For ABC News' Chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl, family means a lot. And despite his busy job as a correspondent he still manages to spend quality time with his family members.
Jonathan Karl is an American Journalist who is best known as ABC News’ chief White House and Washington correspondent. As a correspondent, he provides his service to ABC News’ Good Morning America, Nightline, and World News Tonight With David Muir.
ABC News: Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl questions Obama Press Secretary Over Criticizing Hillary Clinton (Photo: TapWires)
Besides this, he also hosts a weekly podcast Powerhouse Politics. He is an author who penned the book The Right to Bear Arms: The Rise of America's New Militias (1995). Previously he was engaged as ABC News’ senior political correspondent and congressional correspondent for CNN.
He is very active on Twitter with 207k followers and shares a lot of his political views there.
Find How Jonathan Karl Developed Passion For Journalism
Born on 19 January 1968 in Virginia, Jonathan Karl moved to South Dakota with parents during his adolescent years. He saw his parents collect the oral history of workers who helped sculpt Mount Rushmore. It really inspired him and that’s how the passion within Karl for history and journalism developed!
Regarding his education, he graduated with Phi Beta Kappa from Vassar College. While in his college, he was an editor-in-chief for The Vassar Spectator.
Jonathan Assigned In New Post For ABC News In 2017
Karl started his career with The New Republic as a reporter and researcher. Then, he went onto work as a reporter for the New York Post.
After this, he entered CNN as a Congressional Correspondent. But soon he left the network to join ABC News in 2003 as a Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent. In 2005, he was assigned as ABC News’ Senior National Security Correspondent.
As of now, he has been serving as Chief White House Correspondent since 2012. He was also assigned as ABC News’ chief Washington correspondent in 2017. He has covered important beats on Washington like White House, Capitol Hill, the Pentagon, and the State Department.
As a chief White House Correspondent for ABC News, he earns an estimated average salary of $99,317 yearly.
Meet Jonathan Karl’s Family -- Wife, Daughter & More
When it comes to romance, the veteran journalist is married to his wife Maria Karl. He hasn’t revealed much information about his love life history but he does share pictures with his wife on social media.
With two grown-up daughters Emma, 22 and Anna, 19, it is clear that the couple has been married for a long time ago.
Family: Jonathan Karl shares a collage of his family [his dad, mom, brother & his son, wife, and daughters] on Instagram (Photo: Jonathan Karl's Instagram| 13 December 2017)
What's more, Karl is also very close to his mom, dad, and brother Allan as well. Going through his social media pictures, the unity and love between his family can clearly be seen clearly.
It’s amazing how Karl manages quality time for his family despite a busy job at ABC News!