Elaine Quijano Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Husband, CBSN, CBS, Salary, and Net Worth

Elaine Quijano is an American journalist currently working as an anchor for CBSN, CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming service, and a correspondent for CBS News contributing to all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.

Elaine Quijano Biography

Elaine Quijano is an American journalist currently working as an anchor for CBSN, CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming service, and a correspondent for CBS News contributing to all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.

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In her job at CBSN, Quijano anchors weekday coverage and hosts the nightly policy show “Red & Blue.” She also hosts the Sunday version of “CBS Weekend News,” and is frequently featured on “CBS This Morning” and “CBS Evening News.”

Quijano led CBSN’s election coverage during the 2016 presidential race and anchored CBSN’s coverage of the primaries, interviews, and political convention evenings. Most prominently, Quijano was elected moderator for the 2016 vice-presidential debate, marking the first time that a digital network anchor would moderate the nationwide debate in the general election process. Based in New York, Quijano is a dynamic reporter who is equally skilled at reporting news breaks and human interest reports. In comparison, the broad journalism history encompasses the White House, the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and the Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school shooting.

In 2010, Quijano joined CBS News. Since then, she has traveled widely and covered a host of stories, including the Boston Marathon bombings, Superstorm Sandy, and the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Quijano was also part of the CBS News staff, which got the Alfred I. DuPont Award for network coverage of the 2012 Newtown shootings.

In 2011, Quijano disclosed in a paper that the White House would not give a letter of condolence to the families of service members who had committed suicide. After the study, President Obama overturned the strategy. Prior to joining CBS News, she worked as a Washington, D.C. reporter for CNN. While there, she recorded a variety of beats, including the White House, the Pentagon, and the Supreme Court.

Quijano was named White House correspondent for CNN in 2006 and covered the presidency of President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. During that time, she wrote on the Bush administration’s war on terror, the unsuccessful drive for a comprehensive immigration overhaul, and the financial crisis that erupted in the fall of 2008. She has also traveled around the world to visit a host of cities, including Kabul, Afghanistan, Islamabad, Pakistan Beijing, and China. Before being designated White House correspondent, she covered Bush’s 2004 re-election bid and John Edwards’ vice-presidential campaign.

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Previously, Quijano was a reporter for CNN Newsource, the network’s partner news service. It was part of Newsource’s round-the-clock coverage of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks and reported to CNN affiliates around the country. Quijano has flown to Kuwait City just days before the U.S. began its invasion of Iraq in 2003 and offered extended on-site coverage. Previously, Quijano had been a general assignment reporter for WFTS-TV in Tampa, Florida. She has worked as a WCIA-TV reporter/producer/anchor in Champaign, Illinois.

Quijano works at CBS News where she works alongside other famous CBS News anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Weijia Jiang
  2. Maria Mercader

Elaine Quijano Age

Quijano is 47 years old as of 2021. She was born on 21 January 1974 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 21st of January every year.

Elaine Quijano Height

Quijano stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall.

Elaine Quijano Family

Quijano’s family now resides in Batangas and Davao City in the Philippines, where her mother and father come from. Growing up in the Skokie and Morton Grove suburbs of Chicago, she is one of the 36 million second-generation immigrants in the US.

Elaine Quijano Husband

Quijano is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.

Elaine Quijano Salary

Quijano earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Elaine Quijano Net Worth

Quijano has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being an anchor.

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Quijano.

Who is Elaine Quijano?

She is an American journalist

How old is Elaine Quijano?

47 years old as of 2021

How tall is Elaine Quijano?

5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)

Who is Elaine Quijano married to?

Not Available

How much money does Elaine Quijano earn?

$40,000 – $ 110,500

How much is Elaine Quijano worth?

$1 Million – $5 Million

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