A highly industrious and intelligent woman, Sara Murray is an American journalist who is known for her impressive news reporting style. Over the course of her career, she has worked with top media houses, covering topical issues and becoming one of the well-known faces on TV in the USA. Over the years, she has won over many fans who are great admirers of her work in the media as a political correspondent.
Sara Murray covered the 2016 presidential election in the United States of America for CNN, winning the admiration of many CNN fans. Her style of reporting which has been described as ‘refreshing’ by many, got people attracted to her work and her popularity soared. She now serves as a White House correspondent for CNN.
Sara Murray’s Biography
Sara Murray was born on the 31st of March in 1985. The journalist was born and raised in Mount Pleasant, a city in Michigan, USA. Details about her parents’ identities and what the do for a living have not been revealed over the years. Also, it is not known if she has any siblings with whom she spent her early days growing up in Mount Pleasant.
Very little is known about her childhood days. This is mainly because she has not spoken much about her family and background as well as what she did as a little girl. However, according to some reports, she was a lively girl growing up and developed dreams of becoming a reporter in high school.
Sara Murray attended the University of Maryland, a public research university located in College Park, Maryland. She kick-started her journalism career soon after her graduation and has since gone on to make a name for herself in that field.
Sara Murray’s Career Achievements
After she had graduated from the university, Sara Murray kick-started her career as a journalist when she moved to New York City and landed a job at the Wall Street Journal, a popular American business-focused international daily newspaper based in New York City.
While with the Wall Street Journal, Sara covered several buzzing stories for the newspaper. She covered the 2008 financial crisis for the media outfit and also covered Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign, turning in report after report on new developments. She was very effective in doing this because her reports shed light on the inner workings of Mitt’s campaign’s high command.
Sara also covered the US Congress’s unsuccessful attempt to overhaul the U.S. immigration system in 2013, winning lots of admiration for her diligence on the field of work. After some time, she was promoted to work as an anchor for the Wall Street Journal’s digital network in New York.
In 2015, having worked with the Wall Street Journal for years, Sara Murray finally left the newspaper and joined Cable News Network (CNN), a popular American news-based television channel. She was employed by CNN to cover emerging and topical political matters mainly within the expansive Republican field.
Sara now works with CNN as a White House correspondent and has become very vocal in her criticism of the government. The journalist has been assigned by CNN to principally cover the Russia investigation as it unfolds. She also works alongside CNN’s Justice Department team.
Sara’s vocal criticism of Donald Trump once got her into trouble with Trump’s supporters. On the 17th January 2017, Sara Murray revealed that Trump had made a controversial statement which crossed one of the limits of political speech. Her claims angered many Trump supporters and some of them decided to punish her by keying her car and even cutting her truck cables. However, this has not deterred her from her journalism work and she had vowed to keep doing what she loves doing.
At the moment, Sara Murray continues to work with CNN and has grown through the ranks to become one of the network’s well-known figures.
Husband Or Boyfriend?
Sara Murray is not just a news reporter, she is also a happily married woman who is living the life of her dreams. Sara is married to a man identified as Garrett Haake, who is also a reporter, working as an MSNBC correspondent.
According to reports, the couple first met in 2011 on Mitt Romney’s campaign tour bus. They soon started dating and Garrett proposed to Sara in 2015. They finally tied the knot as husband and wife on April 22, 2017 in Austin, Texas. It has not been reported if they have welcomed any children together since they got married.