• Chris Stirewalt is a journalist and TV show host born in 1975 in Wheeling, West Virginia.
• He attended The Linsly School and then Hampden Sydney College, graduating in 1997.
• He has worked for several news outlets, including Fox News, and is the author of “Every Man a King: A Short, Colorful History of American Populists”.
• He is rumored to have a relationship with Dana Perino, but this has not been confirmed.
• He is active on Twitter with over 90,000 followers and has a net worth of $600,000.

Chris Stirewalt Wiki Biography

Christopher W. Stirewalt was born in Wheeling, West Virginia USA, on 17 November 1975, so under the zodiac sign of Scorpio and holding American nationality – he’s popular for being a journalist and a TV show host.

Childhood and education

Chris spent part of his childhood in Wheeling and another part in west St. Louis County in Missouri – being as secretive as he is, Chris hasn’t shared much about his parents with the public, and hasn’t talked about having any siblings, so he’s believed to be an only child.

Chris has been interested in education since a very early age. He enrolled at the Whitfield School in Creve Coeur in St. Louis County, and then switched to attending The Linsly School in 1990. He matriculated in 1993 and went on to attend the Hampden Sydney College, graduating in 1997 with a bachelor’s degree, and beginning work straight afterwards.

Career of a journalist and other works

Chris launched his career with the Wheeling Intelligencer company based in West Virginia, using this job to gather additional knowledge, and then moving to work for the Charleston Daily Mail in 1998 for six years,during which he served as their political editor.

He then moved to West Virginia Media Holdings where he stayed for the next three years. He became somewhat popular in 2007 after winning a job for “The Washington Examiner” political weekly magazine, where he served as a political editor. Chris rose to prominence after he began working for the Fox News Channel, on some of their most popular shows such as “The Kelly File” and “Perino & Stirewalt: I’ll Tell You What” – which although initially only a podcast, it received such good reviews and was very popular that it was later made into a TV show.

Chris went on to launch his own column about politics entitled “Power Play”, aired on the internet on FoxNews.com. Fox News fired Stirewalt in January 2021.[, apparently because he broadcast the unfavourable call that Trump had lost Arizona in the presidential election, which was correct.

In February 2021, Stirewalt joined The Dispatch as a contributing editor, then in early 2022 News Nation as its political editor – in early 2024, it was announced that Chris would host “The Hill Sunday”, debuting in March.

Chris is certainly somewhat of a writer, and released his book “Every Man a King: A Short, Colorful History of American Populists” in September 2018.

Love life, wife, and family. Is he gay?

Chris is one of the most secretive people on TV, as he hasn’t shared any details regarding his love life with the public.

In 2017, Chris was rumored to be dating Dana Perino, the woman with whom he hosted the “Perino & Stirewalt” show, but after the rumors began getting big, Chris denied them and Dana followed, stating that the two are only friends (Dana is a married woman) – some people still believed that they were together, and  might still be dating.

There is also a rumor circulating the internet that the popular journalist is married, and that he exchanged his wedding vows with a mysterious woman in 2018, however, this hasn’t been confirmed and Chris hasn’t talked about dating any women.

Chris Stirewalt

There are also rumors that Chris might be gay – these rumors were born due to the fact that Chris hasn’t so far talked about dating any women, nor about his sexuality either, meaning there is no proof whatsoever that Chris is gay, or that he’s straight.

Judging by his social media accounts and his secrecy, Chris is single, hasn’t married, and has no kids – he is currently residing in Washington D.C.

Hobbies and other interests

Chris is mostly focused on his career of a political reporter, which takes a lot of his free time as well, but there are still numerous other things he enjoys doing in his free time.

Chris’ main hobby is reading books – he started when he was six years old, when his mother would read children’s books to him before he was able to read them on his own. He’s read numerous books through the years, mostly related to politics, and these helped him write and publish his own book.

Chris was somewhat sporting during the years he spent at high school, but as soon as he matriculated, he completely focused on politics and didn’t continue with the physical activities he had before.

Chris enjoys travelling, and his job of a reporter has made it possible for him to travel all around the US to attend various events.

Appearance and net worth

Chris has short brown hair and brown eyes, while his height and weight are unknown.

According to authoritative sources, his current net worth is estimated at close to $6 million, as of mid-2024, and is steadily rising thanks to the numerous things he is currently working on.

Social media presence

Chris is not that active on the internet, but is taking extra care of his Twitter account launched in September 2008, which he uses to talk about politics and the work he does, while he also used it to advertise the publishing of his book in 2018.


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