Major Garrett Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, First Wife, Salary, Real Name, CBS, and Net Worth
Major Garrett Biography
Major Garrett is an American journalist currently serving as the chief Washington correspondent for CBS News. He is the host of The Takeout podcast and was a correspondent for National Journal.
Prior to joining National Journal, he was the senior White House correspondent for Fox News. He covered the 2004 presidential election, the War on Terror, and the 2008 presidential election.
Major Garrett Age
Major is 59 years old as of 2021, he was born on 24 August 1962, San Diego, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday on August 24 every year.
Major Garrett Height
Major stands at an estimated height of 6 feet 2 inches. His weight and other body measurements will be listed once they are out.
Major Garrett Real Name
His real name is Major Elliott Garrett.
Major Garrett Education
For his high school studies, Major attended James Madison High School. He is an alumnus of the University of Missouri where he earned his a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Science degree in political science in 1984.
Major Garrett Family
Major was born and raised in San Diego, California. Little is known about his parents since he has managed to keep a low profile.
He is a simple person who likes to keep his personal matters away from the public making it difficult to know the whereabouts of his parents. We as well do not know whether he has any siblings. We are keeping track of this information and will be listed once it is out.
Major Garrett First Wife
Major was married to Julie Kirtz who serves as a correspondent at Fox News. The couple exchanged their vows in 1990 and are blessed with three children.
Major Garrett Wife, Lara Brown
Major is married to his lovely wife Lara Brown and lives with his family in Washington, D.C. Lara is a political scientist by profession. She is also the director of the Graduate School of Political Management.
Major Garrett The Takeout
Major is the host of The Takeout podcast and was a correspondent for National Journal. The Takeout podcast is a weekly multi-platform interview show on politics, policy, and pop culture available on CBSN, top radio stations across the country, and all podcast platforms.
Major Garrett CBS
Major is currently serving as CBS News chief Washington correspondent. He was named CBS News’ chief Washington correspondent in December 2018. As chief Washington correspondent, Garrett reports for all CBS News broadcasts and platforms. Garrett is also the host of “The Takeout.”
From 2012 until 2018, Major served as the Network’s chief White House correspondent. While covering the White House for CBS News, he reported extensively on presidential actions to confront ISIS, Ebola and nuclear negotiations with Iran and U.S.
Major Garrett Salary
Major earns an estimated salary of $100k annually.
Major Garrett Net Worth
Major has an estimated net worth of $3 million $5 million which he has earned from his professional career as a journalist.
Why did MajorGgarrett leave Fox News?
Prior to joining National Journal, Major was the senior White House correspondent for Fox News. He covered the 2004 presidential election, the War on Terror, and the 2008 presidential election.
He left Fox News on September 3, 2010, to join National Journal. His final day on Fox News was on America Live with Megyn Kelly.
The reason behind him leaving Fox News is still unclear to the public.