Walter Shapiro Biography
Walter Shapiro is an illustrious American journalist and award-winning political columnist presently working at The New Republic as a Campaign Correspondent. He won the Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, as the best 2010 online columnist due to his work for Politics Daily. Prior to that, Walter worked monthly columnist for Esquire, twice-weekly political columnist for USA Today, and as the Washington bureau chief for Salon.
Walter Shapiro Age
Walter Shapiro was born in New York City, New York, United States of America. He is around 70 years old, although he has not disclosed any information with regard to his exact date and year of birth.
Walter Shapiro Height
Walter is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.75 m).
Walter Shapiro Family
Walter was born in New York City and brought up by his caring and stalwart parents in Norwalk, Connecticut. However, Walter has not shared with the public any details with reference to his parents and siblings hence we cannot mention if she has siblings or not.
Walter Shapiro Education
He attended and graduated from Brien McMahon High School in the year 1965. Later on, he matriculated at the University of Michigan, where he worked for The Michigan Daily as an editor and graduated with a B.A. in history in 1970.
Walter Shapiro Wife
He is blissfully married to his beloved wife called Meryl Gordon. His wife works as a magazine writer. Walter manages his time between Washington D.C and New York City.
Walter Shapiro Salary
He earns a decent salary of $82,564 per year. This is according to the New Republic Campaign Correspondents’ salaries.
Walter Shapiro Net Worth
Walter Shapiro has piled up a hefty fortune over the years he has worked and has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million.
Walter Shapiro Career
He currently works for the New Republic in Greater New York City Area on a presidential campaign. Walter joined the team back in April 2019 where he writes frequently for the Guardian and also works as a columnist for Roll Call. In addition to his career, he has been a fellow at Brennan Center for Justice at NYUand a lecturer in political science at Yale since 2013.
Walter writes frequently on campaign finance and related affairs for the Brennan Center website. He served as a political columnist at Yahoo News and a columnist at Columbia Journalism Review from 2012 to 2013. He kicked off his journalism career in 1995 serving at USA Today as a political and as a Washington Bureau Chief for Salon.com in January of 2006. Before, Walter worked monthly columnist for Esquire and twice-weekly as a political columnist for USA Today.