EXPLORE Reporter Philip Rucker Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Nationality, Instagram, Married, Wife, Salary, and Net Worth

Philip Rucker

Reporter Philip Rucker is best known as the White House Bureau Chief at The Washington Post, And he has been working there since 2005. 

Currently, Mr. Rucker covers the Trump administration for the Post. Back then, he covered Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign (2012) and Trump’s presidential campaign (2016).

Even the Erie County Democratic Party’s chairman Jim Wertz called him ‘one of Washington, D.C.’s most respected journalists.’ 

Anyways, with growing success and recognition, it appears that Mr. Rucker has a flourishing career ahead. But what do we know about him personally?’ Like ‘how old is Philip Rucker?‘, ‘Is he married?’ If so ‘who is Philip Rucker’s wife?’ 

Grab a chance to know more about the reporter through his wiki-bio. Scroll down to discover his age, height, nationality, Instagram, married life with a wife, salary, and net worth as well. 

Full Name Philip Rucker 
Birthdate 20 March 1984
Birthplace Georgia, United States
Age 36 years old 
Height N/A
Nationality American
Zodiac Sign Pisces 
Profession A reporter 
Married/Wife N/A

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Philip Rucker


 Georgia, United States

How old is Philip Rucker? 

At present, Philip Rucker’s age is 36 as he was born in the year 1984. He celebrates his birthday every year on the 20th March. 

How tall is Philip Rucker?

Reporter Philip Rucker stands at a tall height which might be over five feet. 

Philip Rucker Nationality


Zodiac Sign


Philip Rucker Instagram

Philip Rucker is active on social media platforms. He runs his Instagram account under the name (@philiprucker) and has more than 16 thousand followers. Philip Rucker Instagram bio reads, 

White House Bureau Chief at Washington Post.
Political Analyst at MSNBC and NBC News.
Co-author of “A Very Stable Genius.”www.washingtonpost.com

Aside from that, Mr. Rucker is also active on Facebook and Twitter. He joined Twitter in July 2009. 

Follow Philip Rucker on his Twitter account: (@PhilipRucker)

Who is Philip Rucker? Wiki, Bio

Philip Rucker currently serves at The Washington Post as the the White House Bureau Chief. The reporter has been working there since 2005.


Philip Rucker often posts pictures of his parents and his family on his Instagram account. In 3 Febrary 2019, he posted pictures of his nephew Lee. 

Reporter Philip Rucker holding his nephew Lee in his arms

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Mr. Rucker graduated from the St. Andrew’s School in Savannah, Georgia in 2002. There he was valedictorian. He received Distinguished Alumni Award from the school in 2017. 

In 2006, Mr. Rucker received a history degree from Yale University. There he worked as a reporter and editor for the Yale Daily News. 


Mr. Rucker was promoted to White House Bureau Chief there in 2014 after serving at the Post on their White House beat, to cover the midterms of 2014 and the presidential election of 2016.

In 2018, Mr. Rucker received Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting. At that time, he covered Russian interference. He also received George Polk Award in the same year. Plus, for distinguished reporting on the presidency, Philip won Gerald R. Ford Journalism Prize. 

Is Philip Rucker married? Who is Philip Rucker’s wife?

Till the date, reporter Philip Rucker lives in Washinton D.C. with no girlfriend or a wife. We can only assume that he is single at the moment, as he hardly makes any headlines about his lovelife.

When scrolling through his social media, there is no such lady whom we can speculate as to Philip Rucker’s wife or girlfriend. It lookslike Mr. Rucker is focusing more on his career rather than dating and relationship. 

Philip Rucker on President Trump's First Days in the White House
Reporter Philip Rucker

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Nevertheless, stay tuned to get the latest updates on reporter Philip Rucker along with his dating affairs, girlfriend, and even his married life. 

What is Philip Rucker’s net worth and salary?

Since 2005, Mr. Rucker has been working at The Washington Post. Besides, he also receives a fair share of income as a reporter. Apart from that, he wrote a book titled A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump’s Testing of America.

As of 2020, Philip Rucker’s net worth is under review. But it is estimated to be over $1 million dollars. 


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