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Ed Henry Wiki
Ed Henry (Edward “Ed” Henry) is an American broadcast journalist and the chief national correspondent for Fox News Channel and is based in the network’s Washington, D.C. bureau.
Ed Henry Biography
Henry joined and later graduated from Siena College in Loudonville with a bachelor’s degree in English. After his graduation, he began working with Jack Anderson in 2003, a noted columnist. He later joined became a political analyst for two local radio shows in Washington D.C the WMAL Morning News and The Chris Core Show.
Ed Henry Career
Henry began his career working for CNN in 2004 as a Congressional correspondent Before working for FOX News Channel. He was also a contributor as an editor at Washington. He worked as the Senate correspondent at Roll Call and with experience, He the senior editor.
Henry was ranked among the top three CNN correspondents. He is well known for his outspoken quality and he once asked President Obama about the AIG bonus payments controversy.
He was widely known after this question. Most of the recent news covered by Henry is the government shutdown in 2013 and the other news related to the National Security Administration ” NSA” leaks.
Henry covered Capitol Hill for Roll Call for eight years, writing that newspaper’s Heard on the Hill column, and has been a contributor in editing at Washingtonian. He was as well a 2011 and 2012 member of the Siena College (his alma mater)’s Board of Associate Trustees.
From the time of President Barack Obama’s first term, Henry worked full time as a White House correspondent. Henry would ask various questions during the conferences and press releases, he also had no issues with addressing the President directly.
Henry made a name for himself as a bold due to his confident approach, direct, and strict journalist. In one occasion he asked the president why he had taken so long to publicly express outrage about AIG and president Obama replied: “It took us a couple of days because I like to know what I’m talking about before I speak”.
His reply caused the room to erupt in laughter and he later commented, “I was doing my job, and he was doing his.” He as well covered the vacations of President Obama in Hawaii also with radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh and was present at the location the time Rush was hospitalized due to chest pain.
After taking a flight to Las Vegas, he found himself at the center of the Court House shooting in 2010, a story that he later covered live for CNN.
Ed Henry Age
He was born on 20th July 1971, in Queens, New York.
Ed Henry Height
Henry stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and his weight is unknown. Furthermore, he has blue eyes and salt & pepper hair.
Ed Henry Wife
He got engaged for four months with Shirly Hungearlier. the pair later got married in June of 2010, his wife works for the network that Ed left but that has not caused any issues in their marriage.
The pair does not make many appearances together in public because they want to enjoy their privacy. Henry took a temporary leave from broadcasting due to an alleged extramarital affair with a Las Vegas hostess, Natalia Lima.
Natalia said that she met Henry five years ago through social media. the issue was quickly dismissed without any confirmation. Henry then returned to Fox three months later in August as the chief national correspondent. The pair have two children, a son named Patrick Henry and a daughter named Mila Henry.
Ed Henry Fox News
Henry left CNN in 2011 and became a chief correspondent at the White House for the Fox News Channel. His contract at CNN was not renewed since some of the producers at the network were displeased with his right-leaning views.
In an interview with Don Imus, he stated that he would like to work with the number one in the field which he considered to be Fox News.
He as well said his move to Fox was welcoming and great. He also stated and made clear that he dint had no regrets for leaving CNN. According to him, CNN couldn’t compare to Fox News.
Henry compared the two networks to perennial baseball contenders stating, that he rooted for the Yankees, he would like to play for a first-place team.
Technically, the Yankees are not in the first place, he admits they’re a game behind the Red Sox.
Ed Henry Net Worth
Henry gathers his net worth from his professional news reporting consignment from 2004. From 20 June 2011, He as well adds a significant part of his lucrative salary as the Chief White House Correspondent with the Fox News Channel.
His average annual salary as a Fox News employee is $102,080 and the position and seven years of working tenure make Ed earn much. Before his salary source included his chief political analyst role at WMAL-AM (ABC) and also contributing editor at Washingtonian Magazine.
Ed Henry Awards
He won the Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for the best Reporting of Congress from the National Press Foundation for his distinguished work when he was reporting for the Congress and his exclusive interview with Jeb Bush 2005.
In 2008, he also won a Merriman Smith Award from the White House Correspondents Association for completing his job with outstanding results under pressure and a tight deadline.
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