Sharyl Attkisson Biography
Sharyl Attkisson is a well-known American journalist and television correspondent currently working as the host of the Sinclair Broadcast Group TV show Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson. She is a recipient of the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTNDA) Edward R. Murrow Award as well as a five-time Emmy Award winner.
Sharyl Attkisson Age
Sharyl Attkisson was born on 26th January 1961, in St. Petersburg, Florida, in the United States of America. She is 60 years old.
Sharyl Attkisson Height
Sharyl is a woman of moderate stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.72 m) tall.
Sharyl Attkisson Family
She was born to her caring and loving parents in St. Petersburg, Florida, in the United States of America, and raised in Sarasota. She is the daughter of a former lawyer but was brought up by her stepdad who served as an orthopedic surgeon. Her family had seven kids.
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Sharyl Attkisson Husband
Sharyl is happily hitched to her hardworking and supportive husband named James Attkisson. They have been living together since 1984. Sharyl and James are blessed with a beautiful daughter called Sarah Judith Starr Attkisson.
Sharyl Attkisson Salary
She earns a decent salary of $82,867 per year.
Sharyl Attkisson’s Net Worth
Sharyl Attkisson has piled up a fortune over the years and has an approximated net worth of around $1 million to $5 million.
Sharyl Attkisson Career
She is currently working as the host of the Sinclair Broadcast Group TV show Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson. Sharyl is a Radio Television Digital News Association (RTNDA) Edward R. Murrow Award recipient as well as a five-time Emmy Award winner.
Before, she worked at CBS News as an investigative correspondent in the Washington bureau as well as a substitute anchor for the CBS Evening News. Later on, he joined the Daily Signal, a conservative political news website that is funded by the Heritage Foundation and covers political commentary from a conservative perspective.
On March 10, 2014, Sharyl surrendered from CBS News following 21 years with the network. She later authored the book Stonewalled, in which she alleged that CBS News failed to give the abundant reports of Barack Obama controversies, such as the 2012 Benghazi attack. Moreover, she has also received criticism for publishing stories advocating a possible link between autism and vaccines, a claim that the scientific community opposed.