Karl Rove Fox, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Dog, Salary and Net Worth

Karl Rove Biography

Karl Rove is an American Republican political consultant, policy advisor, and former Senior Advisor who served as Deputy Chief of Staff during the George W. Bush administration until his resignation on August 2007. Since leaving the White House, he has served as a political analyst and contributor for Fox News, Newsweek, and The Wall Street Journal.

Prior to his White House appointments, Rove is credited with the 1994 and 1998 Texas gubernatorial victories of George W. Bush, as well as Bush’s 2000 and 2004 successful presidential campaigns. Karl began his involvement in American politics in 1968 and in the fall of 1970, he used a false identity to enter the campaign office of Democrat Alan J. Dixon, who was running for Treasurer of Illinois.

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Furthermore, Rove has provided analysis for the 2012 Republican Presidential primaries and caucuses and also contributed to the 2008 Presidential election coverage, making the first appearance on Super Tuesday at FNC. He joined Fox News Channel (FNC) as a political contributor in February 2008 and he also currently serves as a columnist for the Wall Street Journal.

In addition, Rove was president of the Karl Rove & Company public affairs firm and worked on the Republican National Committee. Also taught at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas. READ ALSO: Newt Gingrich

Karl Rove’s Age, Birthday, Nationality, and Ethnic Background

Karl Rove (age 71 years) was born on 25 December 1950, in Denver, Colorado, in the United States of America. He is an American citizen of white ethnicity. He normally celebrates his birthday on 25th December every year.

Karl Rove Height, Body Weight, and Other Measurements

Rove stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches which is approximately 1.70 meters and maintains an average body weight of around 70kg/154 pounds. He has not revealed any information about his other body measurements yet at the moment.

Karl Rove Young, Parents, and Siblings | Family Background

Rove was born in Denver, Colorado, and raised in Sparks, Nevada, in the United States of America to his caring and supportive parents. His parents separated when he was 19 years old and his father was a geologist.

He is the son of Louis Claude Rove (father) and Reba Louise Wood (mother) and he is the second child of five children. His mother, Louise wood suffered from depression and contemplated suicide more than once in her life.

On September 11, 1981, Karl’s mother committed suicide in Reno, Nevada, shortly after divorce from her third husband to whom she was unhappily married for three months.

Karl Rove’s Education Background

Rove attended and graduated from Olympus High School where he was elected student council president in his junior and senior years. Additionally, he attended Utah University as a political science major and joined the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, at the University of Maryland-College Park in 1971 but withdrew from classes. He also graduated from George Mason University.

Karl Rove’s Wife /Spouse and Children

Karl is a married man. He married Karen Johnson, a lobbyist, in Austin, Texas in June 2012. The wedding was attended by George W. Bush and Steve Wynn.

Previously, Rove got married to Houston socialite Valerie Mather Wainwright, on July 10, 1976, but the two later divorced in early 1980. In January 1986, he married Darby Tara Hickson, a breast cancer survivor, graphic designer, and former employee of Karl Rove & Company.

The two have a son, Andrew Madison Rove, who attended Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas but they divorced in December 2009. He currently resides in the Georgetown section of Washington, D.C.

Karl Rove Fox News Wikipedia

Rove is a political consultant, policy advisor, and former Senior Advisor who served as Deputy Chief of Staff during the George W. Bush administration until his resignation on August 2007. He has provided analysis for the 2012 Republican Presidential primaries and caucuses.

Also contributed to the 2008 Presidential election coverage, making the first appearance on Super Tuesday at FNC. Furthermore, Rove joined Fox News Channel (FNC) as a political contributor in February 2008 and he also currently serves as a columnist for the Wall Street Journal.

Karl Rove Wall Street Journal | WSJ

Rove currently serves as a columnist for the Wall Street Journal where he writes a weekly op-ed for the publishing company and is the author of The Triumph of William McKinley: Why the Election of 1896 Still Matters.

Karl Rove Salary

Rove is a political consultant, policy advisor, political contributor at FOX News Channel, former Senior Advisor, and columnist for the Wall Street Journal where he earns an annual salary of around $ 150,000.

Karl Rove’s Net Worth

Rove is a political consultant, policy advisor, political contributor at FOX News Channel, former Senior Advisor, and columnist for the Wall Street Journal. Karl’s net worth is estimated to be around $ 10 million dollars.

Karl Rove American Dad

Rove appears in Deacon Stan Jesus Man to help Stan in his goal to become a church deacon in the American Dad comedy sitcom.

Karl Rove Dog

Rove wrote about his dog named Little Bit Rove who passed away on September 2021 in his weekly Op-Ed in The Wall Street Journal. Little Bit apparently had an arrhythmia from birth.

Where does Karl Rove live now?

He currently resides in the Georgetown section of Washington, D.C., and also keeps a house near Austin, Texas. In 2002, Rove built a home in Rosemary Beach, Florida near Panama City.

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