Declared as one of the most influential people in the world by Time 100, Joe Scarborough is also one of the most influential people in the television media. A lawyer, Joe, has been United States House of representative as a republican from 1995 to 2001. But what made him popular across the nation and beyond is the fact he is the co-host of MSNBC’s famous news show “Morning Joe”. We will see some more info about that interesting personality here in this article.
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Joe Scarborough Bio: Age, Ethnicity, Early Life
The date of birth of Joe is 9th April 1963. His place of birth is Atlanta, Georgia. This talented media personality is 56 years old as of 2019. By ethnicity he is a North American. His father George Frances was a businessman. His mother’s name is Mary Joanna.
Pensacola Catholic School in Florida was the institution where Joe had his early education. In 1985, he got Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Alabama. In 1990 Joe received his J.D from College of Law of University of Florida.
Joe Scarborough Career Details
Joe started his career in 1991 as a professional lawyer. He was engaged in law practice and high school teaching for many years. In 1994 he won the Republican nomination for Florida’s 1st congressional district. He garnered an impressive 61% of vote and he got elected three times from the same province with no serious opposition.
Guardian of Small Business award, Friend of Tax Payer award and Spirit of Enterprise award are the distinct awards that Joe got for his work during his tenure in Congress. He is also the recipient of The Guardian of Seniors’ Rights award conferred by 60 plus association.
In 2001 he left the congress and got engaged with a law firm in Florida. Later in 2003 he began his TV career by hosting Scarborough County a popular TV show that talked current affairs. This talented TV host is currently hosting Morning Joe the popular news show being aired on MSNBC.
This show is all about analysis of a day’s top stories and interviews of top newsmakers. The show is extremely popular and enjoys top spot in the count down of “New York Times”.
The Last Best Hope: Restoring Conservatism and America’s Promise is the book written by Joe and therefore he is an author in addition to being a lawyer, politician, and a TV host.
Since 2003, Joe is performing as a host of news show and considerable number of radio podcasts. Morning Joe a super popular American show of MSNBC which is being aired now has Joe as its host. And for that he earns $6 million as annual salary.
Joe Scarborough Net Worth
Joe receives income from being in politics, performing in TV shows and writing books. Talking of he as an author, Joe has written three books and two of that lot was best sellers in America.
Joe has a new show called This is Football. This show is being aired since 2017. As of 2019, the net worth of Joe Scarborough is estimated to be about $18 million.