Robert Costa is an American political journalist. Currently, he is working for “The Washington Post” as the National political reporter. He covers the political report of White House, Congress, and campaigns.
Besides working with “The Washington Post”, he is also the moderator for the”Washington Week” on PBS. Additionally, Costa is a political analyst for the NBC News and MSNBC. Let us scroll down to find out more about the Journalist and his weight loss.
Robert Costa: Bio
The political moderator was born on 14 October 1985, in Richmond, Virginia, USA. He was born to parents Thomas E. Costa, who was an attorney for the Pharmaceutical giant. And mother Anne-Dillon D. Costa is a housemaker. He grew up along with his three siblings in Pennsylvania.
For his education, he attended Pennsbury High School and graduated in 2004. During his high school, he has recognized his social skills and Knack of journalism. He was also noticed for bringing the rock musicians and perform at school. Later Costa joined the University of Notre Dame. In 2008, he got a degree in bachelor of American Studies. In 2009, he mastered in politics from the University of Cambridge.
During his college time, he had done internship at PBS’s Charlie Rose. Also, in ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopoulos and hosted a program in NDTV’s Office Hours.
Robert Costa: Career and Achievement
Costa has made up his mind from his high school to be a journalist. As a result, now he is a national politics reporter. Costa started his journey with “The Wall Street Journal”. Then in 2010, he joined “National Review” as a reporter. Then he was promoted to Washington editor in December 2012. Meantime, he was also a contributor to CNBC, MSNBC, and appeared on The Kudlow Report.
In 2013, he left the “National Review” and went to “The Washington Post”. In 2014, he was officially appointed to the paper. According to “Media Research Center“, said that it was the first time in decades that top-tier news outlet hired a reporter from the right-leaning newspaper.
In 2015, Costa was an official political analyst for NBC News and MSNBC. The “Washington Week” announced him as a permanent moderator on April 2017. Costa has also interview president Donald Trump multiple times. And known for having a deep source within the political circle.
Robert Costa: personal life, and Wife
Talking about his personal life, it seems that Costa has kept his personal life away from the media. He prefers a quiet life rather than active social life. Further, there is no confirmed information about his relationship or married. No records of his past dating life as well.
It looks like that Costa is focusing on his career rather than relationships. He has not faced any rumors and controversies till now.
Robert Costa: Net Worth and Weight loss
As a popular journalist, he gathers an impressive amount from his career. However, his exact net worth is not revealed publically. But his earnings can be assumed to be in million dollars.
Recently he was in the news for his weight transformation. Costa has shed a weight which can be seen. In an interview, he stated that he lost weight by dieting rather than exercising. The secret of his weight loss can be known from the below video.
Robert is highly active on social media. He keeps in touch with his fans through these social media platforms. Furthermore, Costa has 431k followers on Twitter and 5k on Instagram. However, he does not have any official account on Facebook.