An American political commentator and journalist, Chris Cillizza is currently the staff of CNN. He is living in Virginia with his beautiful spouse, Gia Cillizza, and their two adorable sons. Chris was the former political blog writer for The Washington Post. He is also the most exciting analyst for the political campaigns and is known by a Leading Authorities speakers bureau.
Early life and Education of Chris Cillizza
Born on 20th February 1976 in Melbourne, Connecticut as Christopher Michael Cillizza belongs to white ethnicity. In 1994, he finished his schooling from Loomis Chaffee School. From 1994-1998, Chris was at Georgetown University and graduated with a degree in B.A majoring in English.
Chris Cillizza's Career
Chris started his career from The Cook Political Report, an independent newsletter that analyzes campaigns and elections for United States House of Representatives. Later on, he worked in a newspaper named, Roll Call. During his fourth year in Roll Call, Cillizza reported on campaign politics. He was also a columnist for Congress daily.
In 2005, Chris founded The Fix, an American blog. After that, he began to write about electoral politics for the blog. Chris appeared as a host for Politics and Pits, a monthly trivia contest and also hosted for Fix live chat on a weekly basis.
Moreover, he co-hosted MySpace/MTV with Barack Obama, the former President of US and John McCain from 2007-2008. Furthermore, he joined The Washington Post and appeared as a columnist as well as host too.
Besides this Chris also published a book, Broadway Books in 2012. His book is perfect for the professional political junkies and also for the amateur as per him.
Recently, on 13th March 2017, it was announced that he is leaving The Washington Post and is joining the CNN. After a month on April 3, he appeared as a political reporter and also a digital editor for CNN.
Chris Cillizza's Net Worth
Chris Cillizza kept his net worth confidential, but he might have a net worth in millions. His photos show that he along with his family is living a luxurious life. He spends much of his time with his wife and children.
Chris Cillizza's Personal Life
Chris Cillizza is married to his wife, Gia Cillizza. Gia is a head coach of hockey. The couple is blessed with two children (two boys) and is having a great life together. Till now there is no such news about their divorce and extra-marital affairs and are happy together.