Ed Henry Biography
Edward Henry is an American Television personality known for hosting Fox and Friends Weekend and the chief national correspondent for Fox News Channel, based in the network’s Washington, D.C. bureau.
Ed Henry Age
Edward Henry was born on July 20, 1971, in Queens, New York, NY, in the United States. He is 48 years old as of 2019.
Ed Henry Height
Henry stands at a height of 5 feet 11.
Ed Henry Wife
Henry is married to his wife Shirley Hung, a CNN senior producer since June 2010. The couple dated for two years before tying the knot in Las Vegas.
Ed Henry Cheating Allegations
On May 4, 2016, as per the Fox News spokeswoman, Henry took a temporary leave of absence following an alleged extramarital affair with a Las Vegas hostess and stripper. The woman gave an interview with InTouch describing the alleged 10-month affair in detail. Due to Henry’s affair, he lost his White House correspondent position and returned to Fox News in late August 2016 as chief national correspondent.
Ed Henry Salary
As a FOX correspondent, Ed Henry receives an annual salary of around $102,080, from the network.
Ed Henry Net Worth
Henry has an estimated net worth of $3 million U.S dollars. His career as a Television personality is the primary source of his income.
Ed Henry Education
Born in Queens, New York, Henry graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from Siena College in Loudonville, New York.
Ed Henry Career
Henry started providing political analysis for the WMAL Morning News in 2003 and The Chris Core Show, two local radio shows on WMAL, Washington, D.C.
Henry covered Capitol Hill for Roll Call for eight years, writing that newspaper’s Heard on the Hill column, and has been a contributing editor at Washingtonian. He was a 2011-2012 member of the Siena College (his alma mater)’s Board of Associate Trustees.
Henry was the moderator of the CNN Inside Politics broadcast on August 4, 2005, when Robert Novak stormed off the set, during a live discussion with James Carville, about Florida Republican Representative Katherine Harris’ just-announced 2006 bid for U.S. Senate. Henry carried on with just Carville for the remainder of the segment. Henry became CNN’s senior White House correspondent in December 2008, after covering the White House for CNN since March 2006.
It was announced on June 20, 2011, that Henry was leaving CNN to become the Chief White House Correspondent for Fox News Channel. CNN insiders said that network management had already told Henry that his contract would not be renewed. Henry said in 2012 that he had no regrets about leaving CNN. He has said that Fox News had been unfairly criticized by people in the news business (including some at CNN).
In February 2019, amid a North American cold wave, Henry cast doubt on the scientific consensus on climate change, claiming that “the left” was making up new terms, like “extreme weather” and “climate change”, to account for the cold spell.