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- What does Greta Van Susteren do for a living?
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- Is Susteren married or does she have a boyfriend?
- Does Susteren have any children?
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- How much money does Greta Van earn?
- What is Susteren’s net worth?
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Who Is Greta Van Susteren?
Greta Van Susteren (Greta Conway Van Susteren) is an American attorney, commentator, moreover, she is also the former news anchor for CNN, Fox News, and MSNBC. In addition, she was the host of Fox News’s On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren for 14 years from 2002 to 2006.
Prior to joining MSNBC, she was the host For the Record with Greta for about six months in 2017. In addition, she has also appeared as a legal analyst on CNN as a co-host of Burden of Proof alongside Roger Cossack from 1994 to 2002. She was playing attorney to Cossack’s prosecutor. Forbes listed as the 94th most powerful woman in 2016 however in 2015 she was listed as number 99th.
During the impeachment debate of president Clinton, she dismissed the matter as one of an unfaithful husband, and not an impeachable offense. Susteren appeared frequently on CNN during the OJ Simpson case, where she was appearing as a legal analyst. The appearance led to her time as a c0-hist of CNN’s Burden of Proof and The Point. However, in 2002 she moved to the Fox News Network after a highly publicized contract-bidding war. Moreover, she was the host of the current affairs show On the Record w/Greta Van Susteren.
She resigned from Fox News on September 6, 2016. However, she was unable to say farewell on-air since the network immediately replaced her as On the Record anchor with Brit Hume. After that, she was hired by NBC News to anchor the 6 p.m ET program on its 24-hour cable news channel, MSNBC. The show was called For the Record with Greta, which debuted on January 9th, 2017. However, according to her Twitter on June 29th, 2017, she was out at MSNBC since her show did not well in terms of ratings.
Van Susteren serves on the National Institute for Civil Discourse’s Board of Directors (NICD). The institute was founded at the University of Arizona in the wake of the attack, which killed six people and wounded 13, including US Representative Gabby Giffords. She then went ahead and joined Voice of America as a contributor in 2017. Susteren also testified before Congress about the human rights abuses and genocide of Myanmar in 2018.
Van Susteren joined Gray Television, a diverse network of television stations, in February 2019 as its chief national political analyst out of Gray’s Washington bureau, delivering commentary and coverage of Gray’s 140+ stations’ newscasts. Furthermore, she developed two nationally syndicated shows for the company. Together with Gray, they announced Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren, a Sunday morning talk show in April 2019. The show premiered on most Gray stations in September 2019 together with Weigel Broadcasting stations in Chicago and Milwaukee.
The initiative aims to get candidate interviews for those early election primary states with Gray stations in Iowa and South Carolina. The software intends to launch “Full Court Press-Overtime,” a website and tablet with supplementary material and customer input.
How Old Is Greta Van Susteren?
She was born on June 11, 1954, and currently, she is 66 years old.
Greta Van Susteren Family
Who Are Greta Parent’s
She was born in Apple town, Wisconsin to Urban Va Susteren, of Dutch descent, and Margery Conway an Irish descent. Her mother was a homemaker while his father was a close friend of the future US. Senator Joseph McCarthy. Moreover, her father was an elected judge and he served as a campaign strategist for McCarthy.
Does She Have Siblings?
She has two siblings, Lise and Dirk Van Susteren. Her sister is a forensic psychiatrist in Bethesda, Maryland while her brother was a journalist and a longtime editor of the Vermont Sunday Magazine.
She attended Xavier High School in Appleton and graduated in 1972. After that, she joined the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1976, where she studied geography and economics. She went further and acquired JD from Georgetown University Law Center in 1979.
Greta Van Susteren Spouse
She got married in 1988 to John P. Coale, a lawyer by profession. Both of them are Scientologists.
Greta Van Kids
At the moment there is no information about her kids but we will update it sooner.
Greta Van Hight/ Measurement
She stands at an average height of 1.6 m tall and weighs 53 kgs
Greta Van Susteren Net Worth
From her successful career, she has earned a net worth of $40 million.