Laura Ingraham is a popular Conservative Television and Radio talk show host, political commentator and an author from America. She is best known for hosting her Laura Ingraham Show which is ranked in the radio’s Top 10 Chart. The show projects political content, pop culture, the trend of schools and distinct satirical themes. Laura is also considered as the most listened to woman in America on the talk radio. She is also a co-host of The O’Reilly Factor for Fox News and a contributor for ABC news.
Laura’s conflict against David Hogg
Florida school massacre survivor David Hogg called on advertisers and sponsors to boycott Ingraham’s Fox News Show, following the Fox News Presenter Laura Ingraham’s mocking tweet against him. David launched a boycott campaign in April 2018 against her after she tweeted Hogg had been rejected by 4 colleges. Several advertisers pull off from the show including IAC, Trip Advisor, Hulu, Nestle, Wayfair, AT and T, Liberty Mutual and more. Ingraham apologized for her tweets but David is not settled down as he states “She should resign as she is only trying to divert the real issue”. Ingraham took a week-long vacation from the show and spent time with her family after the incident. However, Fox News reports it does not matter much for them after they lose advertisers. Laura’s fans came up with #IStandWithLaura campaign to boycott advertisers that are exiting.
With her hard work and effort, Laura has a net worth of $70 million. She is one of the highest paid hosts in TV Shows category and gets $15 million as an annual salary. She is also an exceptional writer and earns a good fortune as an author. Ingraham lives in South Glastonbury which has the market value of $1 million as per the sources. She also owns 2018 Lexus GS F worth $85 K.
Early life and education
Laura Anne Ingraham was born to parents Anne Caroline and James Fedrick Ingraham III a World War II veteran on June 19, 1963, in Glastonbury, Connecticut, the US. Laura went to Dartmouth College and earned Bachelor’s in Arts Degree in 1985. At the time, she was working as an editor on the independent student newspaper called The Dartmouth Review. She got Juris Doctor degree from University of Virginia school of law in 1991. While she was studying she also worked as a speechwriter for the Domestic Policy Advisor and later worked as an editor for a publication concerning Alumni of Princeton named as The Prospect.
Laura’s career and her works
— Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) September 6, 2018
After her university, she was working as an attorney and law clerk. She made an appearance on the cover of The New York Times Magazine in 1995. During the late 90’s appeared as a host for the MSNBC’S Watch it. In April 2001, she started hosting into radio with The Laura Ingraham show. The program was later cited as Talk Radio Network in 2004. She also appeared on The O’Reilly Factor. Her show was rated No.5 in America by Talkers Magazine in 2012 and at the same year she took a break from the show and reappeared almost after a decade in October 2017. In 2015, she founded Life Zette a news website.
In the personal life of Ingraham
Laura Ingraham got engaged to a businessman James V. Reyes in 2005. The couple were expected to get married but canceled following Laura’s diagnosis of breast cancer. However, she is maintaining in a good health and is a close friend to Reyes. Previously she dated Dinesh D’Souza, Keith Olbermann, and Robert Torricelli.
Laura has adopted 3 kids till the day. In 2008, she adopted Marine Caroline, a young girl from Guatemala. In 2009, she adopted 13 months old boy named Michael Dimitri by herself. And in 2011, she adopted another 13-month-old boy named Nikolai Peter. Both of the boys are held from Russia. Laura fluently speaks Russian.