Abby Philip Biography
Abby Phillip born (Abigail Daniella Phillip) is an American journalist who is currently working as a political correspondent and weekend anchor for CNN. She has appeared as a guest on Washington Week and C-SPAN.
Abby Philip Age and Birthday
Abby was born on 25 November 1988 in Virginia, United States. She is 32 years old as of 2021. She cerebrates her birthday every 25 of November every year.
Abby Philip Height and Weight
She stands at a height of 1.70 meters tall (5feet 7inches). Her weight and body measurements are not available. She has black hair and brown eyes.
Abby Philip Parents and Siblings
Phillip was born in Virginia, United States. She 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 Philip Husband and Children
Abby is a married woman. She is married to her longtime boyfriend named Marcus Richardson. The two tied the knot in May 2018 at the Larz Anderson House. The couple announced they were expecting their first child in 2021.
Abby Philip Pregnant|Baby
Abby has announced that they are expecting their first child in 2021.
Abby Philip Education
Phillip attended Harvard University where she graduated in 2010 with a degree in government. Also, while studying at Harvard she wrote for the Harvard Crimson.
Abby Philip Career|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.
Abby Philip Net Worth
Phillip has an estimated net worth of around $1 million – $5million.