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Gloria Borger
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Gloria Anne Borger

(1952-09-22) September 22, 1952 (age 68)
EducationNew Rochelle High School
Alma materColgate University
Known for
Spouse(s)Lance Morgan (m. ?)

Gloria Anne Borger (born September 22, 1952)[1] is an American political pundit, journalist, and columnist. Borger is the chief political analyst at CNN. Since joining CNN in 2007, she has appeared on a variety of their shows, including The Situation Room.[2]

Borger was previously the national political correspondent for CBS News where she appeared on CBS's Face the Nation and 60 Minutes II. From 2002 to 2004, Borger was the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Report.[2] Prior to that, she was a contributing editor and columnist for U.S. News & World Report magazine. Borger covered the Three Mile Island accident for Newsweek in 1979.

Early life

Borger was born to a Jewish family[3] and grew up in New Rochelle, New York. Her father owned Borger's, a distributor of electrical appliances.


Borger was educated at New Rochelle High School, from which she graduated in 1970, followed by Colgate University, graduating in 1974.[4]

Awards and honors

Borger received a National Headliners Award for her 2013 program Marriage Warriors: Showdown at the Supreme Court.[5] She was part of the team awarded a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage for CNN's 2012 US election night coverage,[6] as well as CNN's Peabody Award-winning coverage of the 2008 Presidential Primary campaigns and debates.[7] Borger received an Emmy nomination for her 2010 piece "The Odd Couple", profiling attorneys David Boies and Ted Olson.[8]

Personal life

Borger lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, Lance Morgan, a public relations executive. She has two sons.[9] Her son Evan is married to Mary Anne Huntsman, daughter of politician Jon Huntsman Jr.[10]


  1. ^ Gloria Borger in NNDB.
  2. ^ a b "Gloria Borger". Cable News Network. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Retrieved 8 May 2012.
  3. ^ Bloom, Nate (July 21, 2016). "Jews in the Newz". The American Israelite.
  4. ^ "Distinguished Alumni". New Rochelle High School Official Website. Archived from the original on 2008-12-20. Retrieved 2008-05-24.
  5. ^ "2014 – TV/Radio". National Headliner Awards. Retrieved February 23, 2017.
  6. ^ "National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Announces Winners at the 34th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards" (PDF). October 1, 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on August 4, 2016. Retrieved February 23, 2017.
  7. ^ "Coverage of 2008 Presidential Primary Campaigns and Debates". Peabody Awards. Retrieved February 23, 2017.
  8. ^ "Nominees for the 32nd Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards Announced by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences" (PDF). July 18, 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 24, 2017. Retrieved February 23, 2017.
  9. ^ "Keynote Address by Gloria Borger". Colgate University. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2019.
  10. ^ "Mary Huntsman and Evan Morgan". The New York Times. October 18, 2015.

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