CNN: Dana Bash
Dana Bash has had aspirations to be a political journalist from the very beginning of her career. Despite being from Manhattan, Bash chose to attend college a George Washington University in D.C., and major in political communications. What better start could you get for a future cable news chief political correspondent?
That is the role she currently holds with CNN. Bash has been with the network since she graduated college. She started as a producer with the network and has worked her way up to being one of CNN’s most important political journalists. She was formerly married to CNN correspondent, and hero of the electoral map, John King.