Karl Rove Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Karl Rove net worth is
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Karl Rove is a very famous policy advisor and political consultant. He is mostly famous for being the head of the Office of Public Liaison, the US White House office of Strategic Initiatives and Office of Political Affairs. What is more, he was George W. Bush’s senior advisor. Karl also had an opportunity to work on television as a political analyst. Recently, Rove became one of the founders of the Conservative Victory Project so he is still continuing his career. How rich is Karl Rove? It has been stated that Karl’s net worth is more than 6 million dollars. It has, of course, mainly come from that time when Karl was a part of White House.

Karl Rove Net Worth $6.6 Million

Karl Christian Rove or simply Karl Rove was born in 1950, in Colorado. While studying at school Rove was interested into debating. Later he even had won the election for class senate. When Karl studied at Olympus High School he was several times elected as a student council president. This allowed him to gain a lot experience and even made him more interested in politics than he was before.

In 1968 Karl began a more serious career in American politics. In 1970 Karl became a part of the Ralph Tyler Smith’s election campaign. Although it was unsuccessful, it still added to Karl Rove’s net worth. Later, in 1971, Karl started to work on the College Republican National Committee. Rove was also involved in the Presidential campaign of Richard Nixon. This also made Karl’s net worth grow. In 1973 Karl became a chairman of College Republicans. In 1978 Rove helped William Clements to win the election for Republican Governor of Texas. Rove also worked several times with George H. W. Bush and this made Karl Rove’s net worth grow. Karl also worked with William Clements Jr., Phil Gramm, Ronald Reagan, John Ashcroft and other politicians.

In 2001 Rove became a Senior Advisor of George W. Bush. Bush even stated that Karl had a lot of impact on his presidential win, and thanked him a lot. This respect from Bush showed how good Rove was.

These two positions were the main sources of high Rove’s net worth, but despite these successes that Rove had as a Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff, he decided to leave the White House staff in 2007.

Even after leaving White House, he was able to continue his successful career. Rove wrote for Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal as well as worked on Fox News. This also added to Karl Rove’s net worth. In 2010 Karl released his memoir, entitled ‘Courage and Consequence’ which also became successful.

Finally, it could be said that Karl Rove is one of the most experienced and one of the best political consultants. During his career Karl has worked with many famous politicians and helped them to achieve high positions. The interest which formed during his childhood became Karl’s career and the key to success. There is still a chance that Rove will continue working for a long time in the future.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 25, 1950
Birth place: Denver, Colorado, United States
Profession:Commentator, Political writer, Political Consultant, Businessperson
Education:George Mason University
Nationality:American
Spouse:Karen Johnson (m. 2012), Darby Tara Hickson (m. 1986–2009), Valerie Mather Wainwright (m. 1976–1980)
Children:Andrew Madison Rove
Parents:Reba Louise Wood, Louis Claude Rove, Jr.
Books:The Triumph of William McKinley: Why the Election of 1896 Still Matters (2015), Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight (2010)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Release of his book, "Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight". [March 2010]
2Co-founder, with Ed Gillespie, of Crossroads GPS.
3First job was washing dishes in an industrial kitchen at a hospital.
4As White House senior advisor (2001-2007), Rove was the first person to inform President George W. Bush about the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center's Twin Towers in New York (9/11/2001).
5Has a son.
6Was Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff to former President George W. Bush until his resignation on August 31, 2007.
7In the fall of 1969, he entered the University of Utah, on a $1,000 scholarship, as a political science major and joined the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
8Fox News contributor.
9Wall Street Journal columnist.
10When meeting Norwegian officials he likes to state that "I am the highest ranking Norwegian in the White House," on account of his ancestory; his great-grandfather Olaf I. Rove emigrated from Norway and his White House office is decorated with pictures of his ancestor. In light of this, Norway's foreign minister decided to dig up documents in the Norwegian National Archive, written by Rove's great-grandfather and in May 2004 Karl Rove was given an original hand-written letter from 1905, where Olaf I. Rove asks the Norwegian government to become the Norwegian Vice-Consul in Milwaukee, where he lived with his family (he was appointed to the post and later received the Royal Order of St. Olav for his distinguished work).
11Generally considered to be President George W. Bush's most trusted political advisor and strategist.


Quotes

#Quote
1I'm not a human being. I'm a myth.


Filmography

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Poodle Samizdat2006Short archival footage

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fox News Sunday2012-2017TV SeriesHimself - Panelist / Himself / Himself - Fox News Contributor / ...
Special Report with Bret Baier2012-2017TV SeriesHimself - Fox News Contributor / Himself
The Kelly File2014-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Fox News Contributor
Fox News Reporting2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Fox New Contributor
America's Election HQ2016TV SeriesHimself - Fox News Contributor
The O'Reilly Factor2008-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Fox News Contributor / Himself - Fox News Political Analyst
Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo2016TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The Greg Gutfeld Show2016TV SeriesHimself
Happening Now2012-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Fox News Contributor
CBS This Morning2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
On the Record w/ Brit Hume2008-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Journal Editorial Report2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Wall Street Journal Columnist / Himself
Hannity2009-2014TV SeriesHimself
America's Newsroom2013-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson2013TV SeriesHimself
Lou Dobbs Tonight2013TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2005-2013TV SeriesHimself
Stossel2010-2012TV SeriesHimself
Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2010TV SeriesHimself
Huckabee2010TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself
Glenn Beck2009TV SeriesHimself
The Turdblossom Lectures2008Video shortHimself
Larry King Live2008TV SeriesHimself
Budapest to Gettysburg2007Documentary
Charlie Rose2007TV SeriesHimself
Mortgaged to the Yanks2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Barney's Holiday Extravaganza2006Video shortHimself
Hannity & Colmes2004-2005TV SeriesHimself
Now2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Special Session2005TV SeriesHimself
The Barbara Walters Summer Special2004TV SeriesHimself
Where in the White House Is Miss Beazley?2004ShortHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2004TV SeriesHimself
Diary of a Political Tourist2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Last Man Standing: Politics Texas Style2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Barney Cam II: Barney Reloaded2003Video shortHimself
The West Wing Documentary Special2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
Journeys with George2002DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Media Buzz2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Fox News Contributor / Himself
Inside Edition2014-2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories2012-2013TV SeriesHimself - Former Sr. Advisro to President Bush / Himself - Special Advisor to President Bush
Citizen Koch2013DocumentaryHimself - Republican Strategist
Real Time with Bill Maher2012TV SeriesHimself
Top Priority: The Terror Within2012DocumentaryHimself - Sr. Advisor President Bush
Fair Game2010/IHimself (uncredited)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself
Casino Jack and the United States of Money2010DocumentaryHimself / Senior Advisor President W. Bush
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush2009TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
A Call to Arms2009DocumentaryHimself
Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story2008DocumentaryHimself - Chief Strategist Bush Campaign
Blood and Oil2008Video documentaryHimself
Free for All!2008DocumentaryHimself
The O'Reilly Factor2008TV SeriesHimself
The Colbert Report2007TV SeriesHimself
The Unforeseen2007DocumentaryHimself
Insiders2006TV SeriesHimself
...So Goes the Nation2006DocumentaryHimself
Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann2006TV SeriesHimself
Who Killed the Electric Car?2006DocumentaryHimself
Class Dismissed: How TV Frames the Working Class2005Video documentaryHimself
Frontline2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Bush's Brain2004DocumentaryHimself

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