Jason Riley Biography
Jason Riley is an American conservative commentator and author working for Fox News. He serves as a contributor on Fox News Channel(FNC).
Jason Riley Date of Birth / Birthday
Riley is 50 years old as of 2021. He was born on July 8, 1971, in Buffalo, New York, United States. He, therefore, celebrates his birthday on the 8th of July every year.
Jason Riley Measurements/Height
Riley stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Jason Riley Partner/ Wife
Riley is married to his lovely spouse, Naomi Schaefer, an American journalist. The couple tied the knot in the year 2004. Suburban New York City is their residence.
Jason Riley Kids/Children
Riley and Naomi Schaefer take great pride in being mom and dad to their 3 children, whose identities are unknown at the moment.
Jason Riley Relatives/ Family
Riley grew up in Buffalo, New York with his loving parents, Ola Riley(mom) and Lee Riley(dad). His mom is currently dead and his dad is still alive. His dad is a retired social worker at a residential psychiatric treatment hospital, Buffalo Psychiatric Center. He has managed to keep information about his siblings away from the public, however, we will update the information once it’s available.
Jason Riley Schooling/Education
He earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo and began his career in journalism working for the Buffalo News and USA Today.
Jason Riley Profession/Wall Street Journal (WSJ)/Manhattan Institute
Riley serves at Wall Street Journal as a columnist. He began as a copyreader on the national news desk in New York City in the year 1994. Riley was named to the newly created position of editorial interactive editor in April of 1996. He then joined the editorial board in 2005.
He writes opinion pieces on economics, politics, immigration, education, and race. Riley serves as a member of The Wall Street Journal Editorial Board. Riley is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. He proudly holds the 2018 Bradley Prize for being a fellow at the Institute. Riley has made his appearance on the Journal Editorial Report, other Fox News programs, and C-SPAN.
Jason Riley Income
Riley receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Jason Riley Net Worth
Through Riley’s career as a conservative commentator and author, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Jason Riley Books, Author
Other than working on TV, Riley is also an author. He has published 4 books.
- “Let Them In: The Case for Open Borders” (in the year 2008). It argues for a more free-market-oriented United States immigration system.
- “Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make It Harder for Blacks to Succeed” (in the year 2014). It was praised by Thomas Sowell(an American historian, economist, senior fellow, and social theorist at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution).
- “False Black Power?” (in the year 2017). It argues that economic success is a more important strategy for the empowerment of black people than dependence on political leadership.
- “Maverick: A Biography of Thomas Sowell” (in the year 2021).
Jason Riley Twitter
Riley is active on his social media accounts. He has about 53,205 followers on his Twitter account.