Abby Phillip Biography and Wikipedia
Born in Bowie, Maryland, Abby Phillip is an American journalist working as a White House correspondent and a weekend anchor for CNN. Also, the journalist has appeared as a guest on Washington Week and C-SPAN. Additionally, she hosts a show called Inside Politics Sunday With Abby Phillip.
Abby Phillip Age and Birthday
Phillip is 32 years old as of 2021. She was born on November 25, 1988. She celebrates her Birthday, November 25 every year.
Abby Phillip Height
Philip stands at a height of 5feet 7 inches. ( 1.7 meters).
Abby Phillip Family
Phillip is the daughter of June C. and Carlos W. Phillip. Her father was a psychology program manager for the District of Columbia Public Schools in Washington. Her mother works as a real estate investor with Fairfax Realty. Phillip has two sisters known as Asha and Ann-Marie.
Abby Phillip Husband
Phillip is married to her husband Marcus Richardson. The couple got married in May 2018 at the Larz Anderson House. Her husband is a managing consultant at nVisium, a cybersecurity company based in Herndon, Virginia.
Abby Phillip Education
Phillip attended Harvard University where she graduated from in 2010 with a degree in government. Also, while studying at Harvard she wrote for the Harvard Crimson.
Abby Phillip CNN
Phillip joined CNN in 2017. She covers the Trump Administration. In addition, She co-moderated the seventh Democratic debate of the 2020 election at Drake University on January 14, 2020, alongside Wolf Blitzer and The Des Moines Register chief politics reporter Brianne Pfannenstiel.
The journalist, joined CNN from The Washington Post where she served as a national political reporter, covering the White House. While working at The Washington Post, she wrote on subjects related to the Trump White House. From efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, to the president’s overseas trip to Poland and Germany for his first G-20.
Also, during the 2016 election, Phillip covered Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. She also worked as a general assignment reporter for the Washington Post. At that time, she covered domestic international news like the tragic Charleston, S.C, and San Bernardino massacres.
Additionally, she worked as a digital reporter for politics at ABC News. She also covered the Obama White House for POLITICO as well as campaign finance and lobbying. In the year 2020, she landed a deal with Flatiron Books for The Dream Deferred, a book she is writing about Reverend Jesse Jackson’s run to become the 1988 Democratic presidential nominee.
TV Show/ inside politics
In addition, Phillip was announced to be the new anchor on Inside Politics, On January 11, 2021, on the other hand, replacing John King on the Sunday morning version of the political talk show. The show is now known as, Inside Politics Sunday With Abby Phillip.
Abby Phillip Net Worth
Phillip has an estimated net worth of around $1 million – $5 as of 2020.