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Bob Schieffer net worth:
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Bob Schieffer Net Worth $10 Million Dollars

Bob Schieffer Net Worth: Bob Schieffer is an American television journalist who has a net worth of $10 million. Born Bob Lloyd Schieffer on February 25, 1937, in Austin, Texas, he’s widely known for his long tenure in CBS, America’s major advertisement broadcast television network. After graduation, Schieffer spent some time serving in the US Air Force before becoming a reporter for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Afterward, he briefly worked for WBAP in Dallas, before eventually joining CBS in 1969. Schieffer made his CBS starts as anchorman for the Sunday broadcasts. Schieffer was the guy to step in Dan Rather’s shoes as interim weekday anchorman before Katie Couric took over in September 2006. Since 2011, Schieffer has been among the most important replacements for Scott Pelley. What is more, Bob Schieffer is one of a small number of journalists to cover all four of the most important Washington national duties: the White House, the Pentagon, United States Department of State, and United States Congress. Thus, his career with CBS has closely entangled and nearly alone committed to national politics. To date, Schieffer has won six Emmys and was named Broadcaster of the Year in 2002 from the National Press Foundation. Bob also composed four books, including Face the Nation: My Favorite Stories from the First 50 Years of the Award-Winning News Broadcast (2004) and Bob Schieffer’s America (2008). In regards to DanRather life, Schieffer is married to Patricia Penrose Bishop, with whom he’s two daughters.



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Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008Lifetime Achievement AwardNews & Documentary Emmy Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding News Discussion & AnalysisFace the Nation (1954)· Mary Hager (executive producer)
· Rob Hendin (senior producer)
· Jill Jackson (senior producer)
· Kimberlee Shaffir (producer)
· Alicia Amling (additional producer)
· Emily Bradley (additional producer)
· Louise Dufresne (additional producer)
· Susan Harmon (additional producer)
· Jillian Hughes (additional producer)
· Courtney Jay (additional producer)
· Sue Ann Staake-Wayne (director)
2015EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding News Discussion & AnalysisFace the Nation (1954)· Mary Hager (executive producer)
· Rob Hendin (senior producer)
· Jill Jackson (senior producer)
· Emily Bradley (producer)
· Kimberlee Shaffir (producer)
· Anges Reau (field producer)
· Justine Redman (field producer)
· Louise Dufresne (additional producer)
· Courtney Jay (additional producer)
· Sue Ann Staake-Wayne (director)
· Barry Petersen (correspondent)
· Holly Williams (correspondent)
2006EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Live Coverage of a Breaking News Story - Long FormCBS News Special Report: The Election of the Pope (2005)· Al Ortiz (executive producer)
· Dick Jefferson (senior producer)
· John Reade (senior producer)
· Jacqueline Barnathan (producer)
· Dan Dubno (producer)
· Carol Gillesberg (producer)
· Mark Kramer (producer)
· Laura Dubowski (producer)
· Jennifer Buksbaum (producer)
· Kira Willoughby (producer)
· Jos Mason (producer)
· Lynne Edwards (producer)
· Max McClellan (producer)
· Peter Bluff (producer)
· Eric Shapiro (director)
· Mark Phillips (correspondent)
· Allen Pizzey (correspondent)
· John Roberts (correspondent)
· Richard Roth (correspondent)


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#Fact
1Protégé of Mike Wallace.
2Lung cancer survivor.
3He and Jim Lehrer began their journalism careers together in Texas.
4CBS News Chief Washington correspondent [June 2011].
5Favorite songs: "Ticks" by Brad Paisley, "Luckenbach, Texas" by Waylon Jennings, "Lone Star Blues" by Delbert McClinton, "He Stopped Loving Her Today" by George Jones.
6Older brother of Tom Schieffer.
7Became the temporary anchor of the CBS Evening News after Dan Rather stepped down. Though he expressed no interest in becoming the permanent anchor - Katie Couric was chosen in April, 2006, to fill the post permanently - viewer response was extraordinary. During his short tenure, CBS Evening News with Bob Schieffer (2005) actually experienced a rise in viewership while ABC and NBC both witnessed a decline.
8Was anchor of the CBS Evening News Sunday Edition from 1973 to 1976 and anchor of the CBS Evening News Saturday Edition from 1976 to 1996.
9Has been with CBS News since 1969.
10Bob and his wife reside in Washington, DC
11Father of two daughters.


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