Meghan Marguerite McCain is an American columnist, author. She is a former Fox News contributor. Meghan McCain is currently working as the co-host of The View.
Early Life of Meghan McCain
Meghan McCain was born on October 23, 1984, from father John McCain and mother Cindy McCain. Her father is the Senior United States Senator and also was the nominee for the 2008 presidential election and her mother is an American Businesswoman. Meghan is the eldest among her four siblings. They grew up together in their hometown, Phoenix, Arizona. As a child, Meghan attended the Phoenix Country Day School and later, she attended the Xavier College Preparatory. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in art history from the Columbian University.
The career of Meghan McCain
Meghan McCain always dreamt of being a music journalist from her childhood. To accomplish her dream to become a music journalist she interned in Saturday Night Live and Newsweek. Meghan has established herself as an activist throughout her professional career. She has always been supportive of various social topics such as gay rights, same-sex marriage and so on. As Meghan has been active in such activities, she is always highlighted by public and media. Many times Meghan has gone against her own father’s thoughts and believes as well. Her father supported the Arizona SB1070 anti-immigration law but Meghan was against it. She also protested California’s Proposition 8 constitutional amendment as an active supporter of same-sex marriage. Meghan McCain supported her father in the 2008 presidential election by starting her blogging career.
She has done pretty well in her journalism career. Besides it, she has hosted various programs which include America Now, Raising McCain, and TakePart Live. Meghan left her job as a Co-host from the talk show Outnumbered. Outnumbered is a Fox News talk show. Besides being a journalist, Meghan McCain is also an author and has published many books such as My Dad, John McCain, and Aladdin Paperbacks in 2008, dirty sexy politics.
The net worth of Meghan McCain
Meghan McCain has been very successful in her career so far. Her net worth is estimated to be around $4 million. Being a popular journalist and an author, she has added lots of money to her bank accounts. She earns around $174 thousand annually as per her hard work in the field.
Personal life of Meghan McCain
Meghan McCain got engaged to conservative writer and commentator Ben Domenech in July 2017. They got married on November 21, 2017, at McCain’s family ranch. The family ranch is located at Sedona, Arizona. The couple does not have any children since they are newly married.
Facts about Meghan McCain
- Meghan McCain’s Husband loves cooking.
- She was rumored to be a lesbian as she is an active supporter of same-sex marriage which later proved to be false.
- McCain and Ben Domenech met each other on twitter.
- Meghan is a close friend with actress Barret Swatek.
- She has an all-time favorite musician is Johnny Cash.
- Meghan McCain’s fifth grade blind English teacher Erik Weihenmayer is the first blind person to reach the top of Mount Everest on May 25, 2001.
- She is the 21st host on The View. She had turned down the job offer several times until her father John McCain convinced her to take the job.