Peter Doocy Bio-Wiki
Peter Doocy is an American journalist and a White House correspondent for Fox News known for his provocative line of questioning that frequently delivers combative soundbites to the Fox News audience. He has been part of this station since 2009.
Peter Doocy Age, Birthday
Doocy was born Peter James Doocy on the 21 of July 1987 in Washington, D.C., U.S. He is 36 years old as of 2023. Accordingly, Peter celebrates his birthday on the 21st of July every year and his zodiac sign is Cancer.
Peter Doocy Parents/Siblings
Doocy was born and raised in a recognized Christian family in Washington, D.C., United States. He holds an American nationality and his ethnicity is White American. Peter is the eldest child of Steve Doocy (father) and his wife Kathy Gerrity (mother). His dad is an American television host, author, and political commentator by profession. Peter’s mother is Kathy Gerrity Doocy who used to serve at WRC-TV, Washington, D.C., United States in the Sports department by profession.
He also has two sisters namely Sally Doocy who is known for appearing in Fox and Friends, a TV series released in the year 1998, and a second sister named Mary Doocy who is a licensed and successful American attorney currently working as a legislative council for Congressman Mark Meadows on Capitol Hill.
Peter Doocy Education
For his education, Peter completed his early schooling at a local school in Washington, D.C., United States. Then he proceeded to enroll at Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, United States where he earned a BA in Political Science in the year 2009.
Peter Doocy’s Husband, Children
Doocy is happily married to Hillary Vaughn who is a Fox Business correspondent. The couple exchanged their wedding vows in the year 2021 in a private wedding attended by family and close friends.
Peter Doocy Career
Doocy was employed by Fox News in 2009 upon graduating from college where he spent time in New York and Chicago prior to relocating to Washington, D.C., in 2010. In 2014, Doocy gained an exclusive TV interview with former Navy SEAL Robert J. O’Neill, who claims to have fired the shot that killed Osama bin Laden. That special reportedly had the highest ratings of any documentary in Fox News history.
In October 2017, Doocy asked Senator John McCain (R-AZ), “Has your relationship with the president frayed to the point that you’re not going to uphold anything that he comes to you and asks for?” McCain answered, “Why would you say something that stupid? Why would you ask something that dumb, huh? … That’s a dumb question.” Peter also worked as a campaign reporter in the 2018 midterm elections.
White House correspondent
Peter covered the presidential campaign of the party’s nominee, Joe Biden, and the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries. In January 2021, Fox News named Doocy as a White House correspondent to report on the incoming Biden administration. He quickly established a reputation for clashing with White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki and the president. Some Doocy-Psaki exchanges became Internet memes.
After reporting a White House East Room meeting focused on inflation and economic competitiveness, a departing Doocy called out to Biden: “Do you think inflation is a political liability in the midterms?” Lowering his voice, and turning a bit away from the hot mic beneath him; as ABC reported, “Biden answered with sarcasm, ‘It’s a great asset — more inflation.’ Then he shook his head and added, ‘What a stupid son of a bitch.'” Some sources have speculated regarded whether or not Biden intended to have his comments picked up by the microphone. Biden called Peter within an hour to clear the air. According to Doocy, Biden said, “It’s nothing personal, pal.”
Peter Doocy Height
Doocy has an estimated height of 6 feet 0 inches equaling 1.82 meters.
Peter Doocy Salary
The White House correspondent for Fox News has an approximate annual salary ranging from $ 103 K to $ 186 K.
Peter Doocy’s Net Worth
He has an approximate net worth of $ 8,000,000 and above. Nevertheless, Peter’s career as The White House correspondent for Fox News is his main source of income.
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