David Chalian Bio, Age, Wife, Spouse, Family, Parents, Net Worth, Education, CNN News

By | May 8, 2024

David Chalian Biography

David is an American journalist and political commentator who serves as the political director at CNN. After completing from Northwestern, Chalian got to NY1, a 24-hour cable news channel situated in New York City, and gave the nightly news program, Inside City Hall.

David Chalian Age

He was born on 20th July 1973 in the United States of America. His real name is David Marc Chalian. David is 50 years old as of July 2023.

David Chalian Education

Chalian went to Marlboro High School in Marlboro Township, New Jersey, and completed in 1991 after taking part in the school’s performing arts programs. He subsequently attended Northwestern University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree.

David Chalian Family

Chalian was given birth to and grew up in the US, the son to Carol and Robert P. Chalian. His father was an Armenian Jewish merchant who passed away in 1984.

David Chalian Wife

He has been a husband to Justin Tyler Bernstine from 2017. Dr. Bernstine now works as Interim Dean of Students at American University. Chalian stays in Washington, DC.

David Chalian CNN News

Following Yahoo, he took over from Mark Preston as CNN’s political director. He is in charge of managing CNN’s political coverage on all of its platforms in this capacity. He all the time makes appearances on TV as a political analyst on Wolf Blitzer’s The Situation Room and New Day.

David Chalian Career

After completing from Northwestern, Chalian served at NY1, a 24-hour cable news channel situated in New York City, where he made the nightly news program Inside City Hall. He afterwards became ABC News’ political director and featured as a political analyst on ABC World News Tonight, Nightline, and Good Morning America. At ABC, he produced and co-hosted the daily political webcast “Top Line”. He got an Emmy Award in the month of January 2009 for his contributions to ABC News’ coverage of the presidential inauguration. He continued to serve as a political editor and on-air political analyst for the PBS NewsHour before being Vice President of Video Programming at Politico.

He was the Washington bureau chief for Yahoo! News, but he was sent away after he was overheard on a live microphone during an online broadcast in the 2012 Republican National Convention claiming that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney together with his wife Ann Romney were “not concerned at all” and “happy to have a party with black people drowning” at the time of hurricane Isaac. Chalian later tendered his apology for his words, saying, “I am deeply sorry for making such an insensitive and foolish joke. I was talking about the difficulty of having a convention during a cyclone, and also campaign optics. I am apologetic to the Romney campaign, and I’d like to openly apologize to Governor and Mrs. Romney.

Chalian Net Worth

He has a net worth roughly calculated at 1 million dollars.

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