Tara Palmeri Biography
Tara Palmeri is an American senior national correspondent working at Politico. She’s the host & EP of two Sony Music podcasts. Previously, she was a White House correspondent for ABC News and worked in both the New York Post and Washington Examiner.
Tara Palmeri Age
She was born September 1, 1987, and turns 35 as of 2022.
Tara Palmeri Height
Palmeri stands at 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Tara Palmeri Education
She attended DePaul Catholic High School and then graduated with a B.A. in Communications from American University.
Tara Palmeri Family
Her father is Peter Palmeri and her mother, Yolanda Palmeri. She has a brother called Peter Paul Mary. On May 12, 2019, she celebrated mothers days by posting a photo of her mother on her Instagram account.
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Tara Palmeri Husband
Palmeri has not informed the public about her family members since she has kept the information away from the public eye.
Tara Palmeri Politico
In March 2015, she was employed by Politico Europe as a foreign correspondent. While at the station, her job was to Co-author the weekly Playbook Plus column, write spot news, features and enterprise as well as cover politics.
Following the 2016 presidential election, during the Trump administration, the station made her come back to Washington to serve as a White House reporter. Furthermore, Palmeri broke partial stories for instance the White House employees who failed FBI background inspections resulting in White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer naming her “an idiot with no true sources.”
After leaving ABC, she went back to Politico and became their co-author of its newsletter Playbook in 2021. Her reporting turned out to a White House staff stepping down in the wake of the Biden administration. Ducklo who was a deputy press secretary of the White House threatened her, telling Palmeri that he might “destroy her” if she had published a story concerning his affair with Alexi McCammond who is a reporter for Axios, MSNBC and NBC.
In addition, Ducklo reportedly made “derogatory and misogynistic comments” against Palmeri while talking on the phone and blamed her for being “jealous” of his affair with McCammond. Ducklo was suspended without pay by the White House for 7 days on February 12. The next day, Ducklo stepped down from the White House because of the issue.
Tara Palmeri CNN
Palmeri started working for CNN in the wake of 2009 as a news assistant. She left the station in the same year she had joined but fortunately came back as a political analyst in May 2017. She spent half a year working at the station before leaving in October 2017.
Later on, she moved to Washington Examiner in Washington D.C. While there, she co-wrote a daily column known as “Yeas & Nays”. In 2010, she traveled to New York and got employed by the New York Post as a “Page Six” reporter, She advanced to a general assignment reporter and then a political reporter. Her stories were the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide, Republican National conventions, the 2012 Democratic, the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting and the John Edwards trial. In conclusion, after New York Post she started a job at New York City Hall where she focused on politics.
Tara Palmeri ABC News
Palmeri left Politico in 2017 and became a White House Correspondent in October 2017 at ABC News. During this time her assignment came after the station’s James Goldston’s memo: “Tara is a strong reporter having a sharp instinct concerning political scoops, and a meaningful analyst of politics and also policy… Tara joins us at a moment when news from Washington proceeds to concur the news cycle and affect all aspects of our audience’s lives.”
Palmeri also interviewed famous newsmakers while working for the station for the station including Vice President Pence and Donald Trump Jr. From there, she became a columnist at the Washington Examiner and then moved to the New York Post in 2010, where she covered NYC city politics.
Tara Palmeri Salary
She receives an approximated salary of $10,000 – $100,000.
Tara Palmeri Net Worth
Palmeri’s estimated net worth varies between $1 million – $5 million which she has earned through her successful career as a senior national correspondent at Politico.
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