Jake Tapper Biography
Jake Tapper was born in March 12, 1969, he is an American journalist and author. Tapper is the Chief Washington Correspondent for CNN, anchor of the CNN weekday television news show The Lead with Jake Tapper, and anchor of the CNN and CNN International Sunday morning affairs program State of the Union.
Before joining CNN, Tapper worked for ABC News. His work was honoured by The White House Correspondents’ Association Senior White House Correspondent with ABC News with three Merriman Smith Memorial Awards for broadcast journalism.
By contributing to the coverage of the inauguration of President Obama Taper earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story. He was part of a team that was awarded an Edward R. Murrow award for Video: Breaking News for “Target bin Laden: The Death of Public Enemy #1.”
Taper’s book The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor debuted at number 10 in November 2012 on The New York Times Bestseller list for hardback non-fiction. His book together with his reporting on the veterans and troops were cited when the Congressional Medal of Honor Society awarded him the “Tex” McCrary Award for Excellence in Journalism.
The Debate of The Republican primary Tapper moderated in September 2015 attracted more than 23 million viewers, making it the most-watched program in the history of CNN and the second-most watched primary debate ever. Taper also moderated the Republican presidential debate in Miami on March 10, 2016, which also drew almost 12 million viewers and, according to Variety, “garnered acclaim for its substance”.
Jake Tapper Age
According to Jacob Taper’s Birthday which is on 12th March 1969 he is 49 years old.
Jake Tapper Family
He was born in New York City and was brought up in Queen Village, Philadelphia. Taper is the son of Theodore S. “Ted” and Helen Anne Tapper. Tapper’s mother, who is originally from Canada but largely grew in Chapel Hill, NC retired as a psychiatric nurse at the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Tapper’s father, from Chicago, graduated from Dartmouth College and Harvard Medical School, and went on to serve as the president of South Philadelphia Pediatrics and associate clinical professor of pediatrics at Jefferson Medical College. Tapper’s father was born to a Jewish family and his mother, who was raised Presbyterian, converted to Judaism. He spent summers attending the Jewish summer camp Camp Ramah in the Poconos.
Jake Tapper Wife|Children
Taper married his wife Jennifer Marie Brown in 2006 at her home state of Missouri. The couple reside in Washington, D.C. with their two children a daughter named Alice and a son Jack. Taper practices Judaism.
He is a lifelong fan of the Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Eagles, and Philadelphia 76ers.
Jake Tapper Religion|Jewish
Tapper’s father was born to a Jewish family and his mother also converted from Presbyterian to Judaism. He spent summers attending the Jewish summer camp Camp Ramah in the Poconos.Taper practices Judaism
The Lead With Jake Tapper
This is an afternoon early evening newcast on CNN hosted by Jake Tapper that first aired on March 18,2013. This show is currently aired weekdays live froom 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET from CNN’s studios in Washington D.C. The show contains many different subjects, these are the National, Political, Money, Buried, Sports, World, Pop, Tech, and Health leads.
Jake Tapper State Of The Union
Hosted by CNN’s chief Washington correspondent Jake Tapper, “State of the Union” features one-on-one interviews with top newsmakers on politics and policy. Often joined by a round table of expert guests, the Sunday morning program covers Washington, the country, and the world, and goes beyond the Beltway for a perspective on how everyday Americans are faring.
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Jake Tapper Salary| Net Worth
Tapper is an American journalist and author who has a net worth of $4 million.
Jake Tapper Cartoons
Tapper also contributed cartoons to The American Spectator magazine, the Los Angeles Times, and The Philadelphia Inquirer. On the week of May 23, 2016, Tapper guest illustrated the Dilbert cartoon. The original drawings were posted for sale online to raise money for the Homes for our Troops Foundation.
Jake Tapper Kellyanne Conway
Tapper hosted Kellyann Conway in an interview on CNN’s state. Kellyanne was on the show to discuss the sexual assault and misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the FBI’s Investigation into the matter.
She stated that “I feel very empathetic, frankly, for victims of sexual assault, sexual harassment, and rape. I’m a victim of sexual assault,” Conway said. “I don’t expect Judge Kavanaugh or Jake Tapper or Jeff Flake or anybody to be held responsible for that. You have to be responsible for your own conduct.”
Jake Tapper Obama
Tapper contributed to the coverage of the inauguration of President Obama that earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story. Tapper was part of a team that was awarded an Edward R. Murrow award for Video: Breaking News for “Target bin Laden: The Death of Public Enemy #1
Jake Tapper Show|Podcast
Tapper’s show currently airs weekdays live from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET from CNN’s studios in Washington D.C.
Jake Tapper Height
Tapper has a height of 1.85 m
Jake Tapper Political Views| Political Party|Republic|Liberal
Despite of tapper keeping himself away from talking about republic or democrat some articles revealed a general liberal point of view.
It would be fair to say that he probably has liberal tendency in his personal views but that everyone is supposed to hold political views, and what is important is that his views don’t terribly shade his reporting. It is also important to point out that even if Tapper is a liberal, that doesn’t necessarily mean he is a Democrat. (The Democratic Party is a party that is generally liberal on the issues. Sometimes people use “Democrat” and “liberal” interchangeably, but technically being a Democrat means you are a member of the Democratic party.) Tapper ‘s political part is independent
Jake Tapper Brother
Aaron J. Hahn Tapper is a brother to Jake Tapper, he is the Mae and Benjamin Swig Associate Professor in Jewish Studies and the Founder and Director of the Swig Program in Jewish Studies and Social Justice at the University of San Francisco. Google Books
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