Kasie Hunt | Bio, Early Life, Height, Weight, Brain Tumor, Leaves MSNBC, Surgery, Education, Career, Relationship & More

Kasie Hunt is an American political reporter who works for CNN. She covered Congress for all NBC News and MSNBC platforms from 2013 to 2021 as their Capitol Hill correspondent.

Kasie Hunt Early Life And Childhood

Bruce and Krista Hunt welcomed Kasie Hunt into the world on May 24, 1985, in Wayne, Pennsylvania. Carly, her younger sister Currently plays golf professionally.

Her mother was a yoga instructor in Easton, while her father was employed in the real estate industry (design and construction). 

NameKatie Hunt
Birth PlaceUSA
Date Of BirthMay 24, 1985
Age37 years old
Height5 feet and 8 inches
Net worth$3 million
PartnerMatt Rivera

Kasie Hunt Educational Background/Qualifications

In 2003, Kasie earned her diploma from Conestoga High School in Pennsylvania’s Tredyffrin district. She had already decided that she wanted to work in the media by that point. She quickly enrolled at “George Washington University” to pursue a career in international relations.

Immediately after she got done with her Bsc program, she traveled to the United Kingdom to continue her studies at a well-known college better known as St. John’s College where she graduated with an MSc in sociology. She then relocated back to the US and started a career in journalism.

During her time at college, she had a keen interest in international politics, and then she decided to work as a political correspondent at that point.

Kasie Hunt Professional Career

She relocated to New York and started working as an intern for “NBC News'” political division. She spent some time working there, gaining a ton of experience, and then she joined the Washington, DC-based “National Journal.” Kasie was a health policy correspondent for the “CongressDaily” section of that publication.

One of the pinnacles of her career at “The National Journal” was a story about the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.” Her true passion was politics, but she started working for “Politico” in 2010, she reported on the 2010 midterm elections. 

After working for nearly a year at “Politico,” she joined “The Associated Press,” one of the oldest and most reputable news organizations in the nation and the world. She started working for “Associated Press” in August 2011, and one of the highlights of her position there was covering Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

In 2013, when she started working as a producer and off-air reporter for “NBC News,” she finally made it to the big time where covered the key political events in the nation and the “US Congress” exclusively. Her efforts were successful, and she was making frequent appearances on “MSNBC” as a political reporter. 

She made a significant professional advancement in November 2014 when she was hired as a political journalist.

However, Kasie started hosting her talk show, “Kasie DC,” in October 2017. On this show, she discusses all of the significant political events taking place in the nation. 

Kasie Hunt Relationship/Love Life

Matt Rivera, a producer for “NBC News,” and Kasie Hunt dated for a period before they got married on May 6, 2017.  She announced that she was expecting their first child in March 2019. 

She is criticized for having a little rightward bias while being one of the best political reporters in the nation.

Kasie Hunt Height/Weight

She is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall (61 kg). Her body is 36-25-36 cm in length. 

Kasie Hunt’s Earnings & Net Worth

Her estimated net worth is $3 million, per The PK Times. Kasie Hunt earned about $250,000 annually while she was employed by the NBC Network. She currently makes an undisclosed salary at CNN.

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