William Bennett Bio, Age, Heights, FOX News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

William Bennett Bio, Wiki

William Bennett is an American conservative politician and political commentator working for FOX News serving as a contributor. He has been working for the station since 2017.

William Bennett Age

Bennett was born on 31st July 1943 in New York City, New York, United States.  He is therefore 78 years old as of 2021.

William Bennett Heights

Bennett stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

William Bennett Education

He attended Williams College (B.A.) where he studied philosophy, and the University of Texas (Ph.D.) and earned a law degree (J.D.) from Harvard. Additionally, he had spent some time serving as a professor at Harvard University, Boston University, and the University of Texas.

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William Bennett Work Experience

Bennett is a contributor to the station as well as the former Secretary of Education President Ronald Reagan and the nation’s first Drug Czar under President George H.W. Bush, Bennett is also one of America’s most recognized voices on political, educational, and cultural issues.

Bennett also serves as Chairman of Conservative Leaders for Education and is a Senior Advisor to Istation, an education technology company principally serving rural America. He is also an author and has managed to write and co-authored more than 25 books.

His newest book is a single-edition volume of his acclaimed trilogy, “America: The Last Best Hope,” which tells the inspiring narrative of our exceptional nation. He is also very active when it comes to his social media platforms including Facebook and Twitter. Whenever he is not working, he prefers spending his free time with his family and friends.

William Bennett Radio

Bennett began his radio career in April 2004 by hosting Morning in America, a nationally syndicated radio program produced and distributed by Dallas, Texas-based Salem Communications. Furthermore, the show aired live weekdays from 6:00 to 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time and was one of the only syndicated conservative talk shows in the morning drive time slot.

However, its clearances were limited due to a preference for local shows in this slot, and the show got most of its clearances on Salem-owned outlets. Morning in America was also carried on Sirius Satellite Radio, on Channel 144, also known as the Patriot Channel. He then retired from full-time radio on March 31, 2016.

William Bennett Net Worth

In Bennett’s career as a conservative politician and political commentator, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

William Bennett Salary

He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

William Bennett Parents and Siblings

Bennett was born to Robert (father) and Nancy (mother). His father was a banker while his mother was a medical secretary. Additionally, he was raised in a Roman Catholic family, and religion was highly valued in his family.

William Bennett Wife/ Spouse

Bennett is happily married to Mary Elaine. However, he shares no more information in relation to her spouse with the public. An update of this information will be out when available to the public.

William Bennett Kids

Together they are blessed with two children together. His two sons are named Joseph and John. The couple resides in North Carolina and Chevy Chase, Maryland.

William Bennett Books

  • Body Count: Moral Poverty … and How to Win America’s War Against Crime and Drugs (1996)
  • The Educated Child: A Parent’s Guide from Preschool through Eighth Grade (1999)
  • James Madison High School: A Curriculum For American Students (December 1987, as Secretary of the Department of Education)
  • A Century Turns: New Hopes, New Fears (2010)
  • The Fight of our Lives, co-authored with Seth Leibsohn (2011)
  • Is College Worth It? with David Wilezol (2013)
  • Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana Is Harming America, with Robert A. White (2015)
  • Tried by Fire: The Story of Christianity’s First Thousand Years (2016)
  • The Index of Leading Cultural Indicators (1999)
  • Moral Compass: Stories for a Life’s Journey (1995)
  • The Broken Hearth: Reversing the Moral Collapse of the American Family (2001)
  • Why We Fight: Moral Clarity and the War on Terrorism (2003)
  • The Book of Man: Readings on the Path to Manhood (2011)
  • The True Saint Nicholas (2009)
  • Our Sacred Honor (1997, a compilation of writings by the Founding Fathers

William Bennett Twitter

He is vocal on his social media account where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 41,520 followers.