Byron York is an American journalist, columnist, author, and political correspondent. He currently serves as the Washington Examiner’s chief political journalist since 2009. In addition to that, he is also a Fox News contributor. He has written for the media portals like The Atlantic, The Hill, The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, and The Huffington Post.
Furthermore, he has also criticized American presidents like in 2010 he had written that Obama has himself to blame for the Muslim problem. Likewise, in 2020 he criticized a statement by former President George W. Bush’s ‘time for America to examine our tragic failures’ during the George Floyd protests against racism and police brutality. Besides his career work, if you want to know about his personal details then keep on scrolling.
Caption: The Fox News correspondent, Byron York.
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Byron York: Bio, Family, Career
The reporter was born on 5 December 1955 in Birmingham, Alabama, the United States, under the zodiac sign, Sagittarius. He is the son of Thomas Earl York and Helen Hamilton York. His father worked as a television personality where his mother, a homemaker. Regarding his education, he graduated from the University of Alabama holding a Bachelors’s degree in Arts. Further, he had received his Masters’ degree in Arts from the University of Chicago.
He started his career in 2009 as a chief political correspondent of an American conservative news website and weekly magazine The Washington Examiner. Following that, he also worked for National Review as a White House correspondent. Before that, he was a news producer at CNN Headline News and an investigative reporter for The American Spectator.
As a columnist, he has written for The Atlantic, The Hill, The Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, and the New York Post. In 2005, he had worked briefly at The Huffington Post as a contributing blogger. Additionally, he is also recognized for being a political critic for American presidents. He criticized President Clinton in 2001 for pardoning Susan McDougal, who had served three months in prison for her role in the Whitewater scandal.
Furthermore, he wrote an op-ed titled “Obama has himself to blame for the Muslim problem” in 2010. Also, in 2019, he stated that the House of Representatives’ new Democratic majority’s attempt to compel the release of President Trump’s tax returns amounted to the “ultimate fishing expedition.”
Caption: Mr. Byron York in 2018 speaking at an event.
Byron York: Personal Life & Wife
Coming over to his personal life, he seems to be very secretive when it comes to sharing details of his private affairs. Moreover, he reported being a happily married man. As we said he is a secretive personality who has not shared much information on his wife or kids. Also, there is no information on his wedding details or dating history. Further, back in 2018 in an interview, he said he loves to go on vacation with his wife whenever he needs a break from his never-ending work.
Byron York: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
He has been working for over decades in the field of reporting. Therefore, he has an estimated net worth of over $2 million from his journalism career. Further, it is reported that as a columnist, he makes between $30k to $160k as well as around $80k from his career as a television correspondent contributor.
Byron York: Body Measurements
The veteran journalist has an average body structure that stands to a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75 meters. Apart from that, no information on his body weight or measurements of chest or waist. He has silver-black hair color with light brown eyes color.