Manu Raju Wiki
Manu Raju is an American Journalist and Senior Congressional correspondent at CNN, she covers the United States Congress and campaign politics. Having previously reported for Politico as a senior Capitol Hill correspondent and for other D.C news outlets as well she is an experienced Washington, D.C reporter.
Manu Raju Biography
He graduated in 1998 from Hinsdale South High School. He graduated in 2002 with a degree in Business administration from University of Wisconsin–Madison, and having worked as the sports editor for The Badger Herald student newspaper.
Manu Raju CNN
Raju joined CNN in September 2015 . He was previously a regular guest on many networks and programs including NBC’s Meet the Press and CBS’ Face the Nation before joining CNN. Erik Wemple of The Washington Post called the move a “towering get” for the network when Raju was hired by CNN.
During the 2013 government and in 2014 Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s high-profile reelection race Raju has developed a reputation for finding out what politicians are discussing behind the scenes, and broke major stories.
He was the network’s lead correspondent covering Sen. Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign, covered extensively the GOP establishment’s struggle with Donald Trump and broke big news in high-profile Senate races, including in New Hampshire in 2016.
Raju was featured on the cover of India Abroad newspaper in 2017 which dubbed the “King of the Hill” for his reporting on key decision-makers in the United States and on Capitol Hill. A Former Politico editor was quoted saying; “Raju excels at that insided-the-room reporting.” There was an article called “Raju one of the very few Indian American journalists in such a prominent position in the mainstream media.”
In January 2017 Raju broke news story when he detailed a stock that raised ethical and legal questions for Tom Price, President Donald Trump’s Health and Human Services nominee. Though the Trump administration requested a retraction, but fact-checkers found Raju’s story to be accurate, and Wemple called Raju’s reporting on the story “a model of careful and measured journalism.”
For reporting on D.C. and his coverage of campaign politics she has won multiple journalism awards. He moderated debates in two of the biggest races in the country in 2014 for a key Senate seat in Colorado and a hotly contested governor’s race there as well. He has continuously interviewed major political figures on national TV, including House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, former Senate Minority Leader Harry REid, Sen. Marco Rubio and Sen. John McCain.
Manu Raju Age
Raju was born on February 9, 1980 in Darien, Illinois. He is 38 years old as of year 2018.
Manu Raju Family
Raju was brought up in Darien, Illinois, he is the son of N.K. Raju and Vidya Raju. His parents are both doctors who emigrated from Karnataka, India in the 1970s and worked at the National Institutes of Health.
Tonse Raju his father is a neonatologist and a former of professor of pediatrics at the University of Illinois at Chigcago. He has a grandfather named Gopalakrishna Adiga, who was a legendary poet from South India who wrote in Kannada.
Manu Raju Salary
He earns an estimated salary of around $100,000 dollars per annum.
Manu Raju Net Worth
Raju has an estimated Net Worth of $10k to $100k dollars.
Manu Raju Married
He is married to his wife Archana Mehta an entrepreneur with a company AM Strategies. According to their tweet and pictures in social media they both love each other. The couple is enjoying their happily marriage life.
Manu Raju Children
They two have twin children a boy and a girl who were born in 2015.
Manu Raju Ethnicity
He is an American born in Darien Illinois.
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