Lou Dobbs is an American anchor, a radio host, an author, and a television personality. He is famous for his anti-illegal immigration views, pro-Trump coverage, and opposition to NAFTA. Lou is also known for his show “Lou Dobbs Tonight”. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Lou Dobbs in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Louis Carl Dobbs was born on 24th of September in the year 1945 in Childress County, Texas, the U.S. His mother, Lydia Mae was a bookkeeper, and his father Franks Dobbs was a businessman. Lou did his schooling from Minico High School and later joined Harvard University to get a Bachelor’s Degree in economics. Lou also briefly joined UI College of Law. Soon after graduating from Harvard, Lou started his career with various small jobs and later settled as a news reporter.
In his own life, Lou is married twice. He got married to his first wife, Kathy Wheeler in the year 1969. The couple stayed together for some years and then in the year 1981 they got divorced. After his divorce, Lou got married to the CNN sports anchor Debi Segura in the year 1982. The couple is living happily. Lou is also a father of six children named Chance Dobbs, Buffie Dobbs, Hillary Dobbs, Jason Dobbs, Heather Dobbs, and Michelle Dobbs.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Lous started his career by working for various anti-poverty organizations. After which he moved to Arizona and started his career as a reporter. He worked for reporting and anchoring positions at different places and in the year 1979, Lou got a chance to work as the chief economics correspondent of the news network, CNN. He worked in CNN for a long time and in the year 1999; he left the CNN because of a dispute with the President of the channel. He rejoined the channel after a year, and after that, he has worked with the channel till the year 2009. Lou is currently working with the Fox Network since the year 2011 on the show “Lou Dobbs Tonight”.
Lou Dobbs has been working in the news industry for a long time and has been accoladed well for his work. He has been honored with many awards including a Cable Ace Award, a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award, and many more. He has also been honored as the “Father of the Year” in the year 1993.
Net Worth & Earnings
Lou Dobbs has an estimated net worth of $20 million. He has earned most of his net worth by working for the news network CNN. He worked with the channel for a long time and has been paid well for his work. His net worth was also contributed by his other works like as a columnist in Money magazine and others. Lou has also authored many books like Border War.
Lou Dobbs is an American anchor, a radio host, an author, and a television personality who has earned a net worth of $20 million. He is one of the most prestigious people in the news industry. He has worked great in the success of the news channel CNN.