Cokie Roberts Untold Stories, Biography & Net Worth

Cokie Roberts
Cokie Roberts Untold Stories, Biography & Net Worth

Cokie Roberts

Full Name: Mary Martha Corinne Morrison Claiborne Boggs
Born : December 27, 1943
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died September 17, 2019 (aged 75)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Nationality United States
Alma mater Wellesley College
Occupation Journalist, author
Employer NPR, ABC, PBS
Known for Journalist, author, pundit, television
Title Contributing Senior News Analyst
Spouse(s) Steven V. Roberts (m. 1966)
Children Rebecca Roberts
Lee Roberts
Parent(s) Hale Boggs
Lindy Boggs
Relatives Barbara Boggs Sigmund (sister)
Tommy Boggs (brother)


Who is Cokie Roberts?

Cokie Roberts is an American born professional journalist and author.  She is a reporter on contract to National Public Radio as well as a regular roundtable analyst for the current This Week With George Stephanopoulos.

Cokie Roberts: Childhood, Education, and Family

Cokie was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States on December 27, 1943, to parents Hale Boggs and Lindy Boggs. She has two siblings namely Barbara Boggs Sigmund and Thomas Hale Boggs Jr. She belongs to American nationality and English ethnicity. Her birth sign is Capricorn. During 2002, she was  diagnosed with breast cancer.

Cokie Roberts

Talking about her education, firstly, she attended the Academy of the Sacred Heart then, she attended Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart. Finally, she graduated from Wellesley College with a political science degree.

Cokie Roberts Relationship

Talking about her relationship, she is a married woman. She got married to Steven V. Roberts on September 10, 1996, they have two children namely, Rebecca Roberts and Lee Roberts. They are living a happy life together with no sign of other marital affairs.

Cokie Roberts
Cokie & Husband, Steve Roberts


Cokie Roberts: Early Professional Career

Talking about her profession, she is  the regular roundtable analyst for the ABC TV series, ‘This Week with George Stephanopoulos.’ During 1992, Cokie Roberts is also serving as the senior news as well as analyst and commentator for the National Public Radio (NPR). Besides that, she was a reporter for CBC News in Athens, Greece. Despite that, the talented she is low-key when it comes to revealing her actual earnings.

Whereas, she was the co-anchor of the ABC News’ Sunday morning broadcast, This Week with Sam Donaldson & Cokie Roberts from 1996 to 2002, while serving as the chief congressional analyst for ABC News. Likewise, she covered politics, Congress and public policy, reporting for World News Tonight and other ABC News broadcasts.

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Likewise, Cokie Roberts is also co-hosted The Lawmakers, a weekly public television program on Congress. Moreover, she was a reporter for CBS News in Athens, Greece. Similarly, she also produced and hosted a public affairs program on WRC-TV in Washington, D.C. Likewise, she is also a former president of the Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association.

Diagnosed with cancer

It was back in 2002 that Cokie was detected with Breast Cancer. The doctor perceived a suspicious lump of a small tumor in her left breast. Due to the early stage detection, Cokie won the battle with the disease with a successful lumpectomy at Washington’s Sibley Hospital. Well, her working schedules were not affected.

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Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Talking about her lifetime achievements and awards, she won Emmy Awards for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form for ABC News: Inauguration 2009 (2009). Likewise, she won Emmy Awards for Outstanding News and Documentary Program Achievement – Programs & Segments for ABC 2000: The Millennium (1999). 

Cokie Roberts Salary and Net Worth

There is no information regarding her salary. But her net worth is around $ 5 million.

Cokie Roberts Rumors and Controversy

There are no such controversy and rumors related to her professional and personal life. She is far from rumors and controversy.

Her Description of Body Measurements

Cokie’s hair color is light brown and her eye color is blue. Her height, weight, shoe sizes etc are unknown.

Cokie Roberts: Social Media

She is active on Twitter rather than Facebook and Instagram. She has 12.7 K followers on Twitter. But she doesn’t seem to be active on Facebook and Instagram.


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