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Who is Philip Rucker?

Philip Rucker is an American reporter and author. He is currently the White House Bureau Chief at The Washington Post, where he has been working since 2005.

Philip Rucker Biography, Wiki

Philip Rucker is the Deputy National Editor for The Washington Post, helping lead the staff covering Washington, national security, politics, domestic news, health, science and other topics. Rucker previously served as Senior Washington Correspondent and as White House Bureau Chief, leading The Post’s award-winning coverage of Donald Trump’s presidency.

Rucker was part of the team of Post reporters awarded the Pulitzer Prize and George Polk Award for coverage of Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. He also has received the Gerald R. Ford Journalism Prize for distinguished reporting on the presidency and the White House Correspondents’ Association’s Aldo Beckman Award for overall excellence in White House coverage.

Rucker joined The Post in 2005 as a local news reporter and has covered Congress, the Obama White House, and the 2012, 2016 and 2020 presidential campaigns, as well as national breaking news. He has reported for The Post from all 50 states and dozens of countries. Rucker is co-author, with Carol Leonnig, of two No. 1 New York Times bestselling books: “A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump’s Testing of America” (2020) and “I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J. Trump’s Catastrophic Final Year” (2021).

He also is a Political Analyst for NBC News and MSNBC. Rucker graduated with a degree in history from Yale University, where he served as a reporter and editor at the Yale Daily News.

Philip Rucker Biography Wikipedia
Philip Rucker
Full NamePhilip Rucker
Philip Name Philip
Profession Journalist
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Marital StatusNot Known
Wife NameNot Known
Physical Status 
AgeNot Known
HeightIn Feet Inches – 5’8″
WeightIn Kilograms – 75 Kg
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourDark Brown
Personal Information
Date of Birth Not Known
Birth PlaceNot Known
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School NamePrivate School
College NamePrivate College
Parents Profile
Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
ChildrenNot Known
Source Of IncomeJournalist
Appeared InMany Shows 
Net Worth$10 million (Approx)

Philip Rucker Career

Philip Rucker’s first experience with journalism occurred while he was a student at Yale University when he worked as an editor as well as a reporter for Yale Daily News. He also interned at The Washington Post which is one of the most popular and most widely read newspapers in the United States in 2005.

After graduation and official employment by The Washington Post, Philip Rucker was made The Washington Post reporter for the metro area sometime in 2006. He worked in this position until 2007 when he began working as a Maryland political reporter. He spent the next year discharging his duties as he saw fit until April 2008.

Later in 2008, Rucker was appointed the National Political Reporter and he carried out his duties with dedication and hard work. He served the next two years in this position until he was promoted to the post of Congressional Correspondent. Eventually, Rucker was appointed as a reporter in the White House. His big break came in 2014 when he was appointed the White House Bureau Chief during the administration of Barack Obama.

Phillip Rucker has done many notable works in his lifetime. He has covered several political events and, as such, can be adjudged an experienced reporter with grit and determination.

He also covered Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign in 2012, the midterm elections in 2014, and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016. He was appointed to the White House Bureau in 2014 so that he could cover the midterm elections and the presidential elections that took place two years after.

In addition to the foregoing, Philip is widely accepted as one of the most reputable and distinguished journalists in the United States capital city.

His reputation received a big boost and his quality a big nod in 2018 when he, along with fellow journalists from The Washington Post and the New York Times, was given a Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting. Apart from The Washington Post, Mr. Rucker has also served at NBC News and MSNBC as a political analyst making several appearances.

Philip Rucker’s Wife

Although information about Philip Rucker’s career is well known to the public, it is different from his personal life. Little is known about his personal life.

Over the years, Philip Rucker’s wife and sexual orientation have also been the subject of many speculations. However, certainly, he is not married yet. However, once the information is available to us, we will keep the label status and update this section.

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