Dana Bash

Dana Bash is CNN’s chief political correspondent based in Washington, D.C. She covers both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.

Bio & Family
Name Dana Bash
Birth Name Dana Ruth Schwartz
DOB June 15, 1971
Place of Birth New York, New York, United States
Age 38
Father’s Name Stu Schwartz
Mother’s Name Frances Weinman Schwartz
Siblings One
David Schwartz
Sister/s Not Yet
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Judaism
High School Pascack Hills High School 
College/University George Washington University
Career & Net Worth
Profession Journalist
Career NA-present
Known For CNN
Net Worth NA
Salary $148304 Per Year (Approx.)
Notable Credits Earned the prestigious Everett McKinley Dirksen for Distinguished Reporting of Congress Award from the National Press Foundation an unprecedented three times in 2012.
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Single
Husband/Wife John King (m. 2008–2012), Jeremy Bash (m. 1998–2007)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend NA
Engaged NA
Wedding Date NA
Children One
Jonah Frank King
Daughter/s Not Yet
Divorce Twice
Body Measurements
Height ‎5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters)
Weight NA
Measurements NA
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
  • Dana was honored at Elle magazine’s “Women in Washington Power List” event in 2014.
  • Her father was a senior broadcast producer for ABC’S Good Morning America.