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Who Is An American Congressional Reporter, Luke Broadwater? Wikipedia, Parents, Married, Wife, & Net Worth

Luke Broadwater

Luke Broadwater is an American congressional reporter, worked at The New York Times since 2020. Previously, he served as a reporter for the Baltimore Sun.

Luke Broadwater is active on social media platforms. He has more than 28k followers on his official Twitter account, @lukebroadwater.

Who Is Luke Broadwater? Wikipedia Details

Luke Broadwater is an American journalist and reporter. He is currently working as a congressional reporter in the Washington bureau of the New York Times.

Before joining The Times, Luke worked for nearly nine years at The Baltimore Sun, covering the Maryland State House and Baltimore City Hall.

He broke a story about a self-dealing scandal at the state’s most extensive hospital system that resulted in the resignation of Baltimore’s mayor and top hospital officials and the passage of sweeping reform legislation. That series of investigative articles have won the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for local reporting and a George Polk Award for political reporting.

Luke Broadwater was born on 4 May 1980 in the United States of America and is 41 years old.

Talking about his educational background, Luke enrolled at the McDonogh School in 1994 and graduated in 1998. Later, he attended Ithaca College in 1998 and graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor’s degree in writing.

His height is 5 feet 8 inches or 1.75 m tall, and he weighs around 71 kg or 156 lbs.

Who Are Luke Broadwater’s Parents?

Luke Broadwater spent most of his childhood days in the United States with his parents. His father, Dennis P. Diehl, is a St. Francis of Assisi, Fulton minister, and Presbyterian minister.

However, his mother’s name is unknown. Luke uploaded a devasted photo via Twitter on 28 May 2018. During the 2018 flood in Catonsville, his parent’s home was destroyed by flood.

Who Is Luke Broadwater’s Wife?

The Congressional reporter, Luke Broadwater, got married to his wife, Jennifer Broadwater. The pair got married at Markle Chapel of the Annunciation in the presence of their family and friends.

There is only a little information found about his wife, and the reporter wants to keep his personal life away from the public. Moreover, Luke has a daughter, who rarely shares his family pictures on social media.

The New York Times reporter resides in Washington D.C., alongside his family.

When Did Luke Broadwater Start His Career?

Luke Broadwater started his career after his graduation. He worked as a reporter at The Howard Country Times from June 2002 to May 2006, and he almost worked for four years.

Afterwards, Luke got an opportunity to serve as a reporter at The Baltimore Examiner from May 2006 to March 2009 for nearly three years.

The 41 years old reporter became the co-founder at Investigative Voice, and he worked for a year from January 2009 to January 2010.

Moreover, Luke worked as a senior writer at Patuxent Publishing and became managing editor at B, The Sun’s free daily newspaper.

His life-changing career began in 2011, after joining The Baltimore Sun as a reporter. Luke joined The Baltimore Sun in September 2011 and worked there for nearly nine years till May 2020.

Currently, Luke Broadwater is a Congressional Correspondent at The New York Times, which he joined in June 2020.

He won the Education Writers Association Award for investigative reporting in 2015 for reporting on conditions teachers face in Baltimore schools.

How Much Is Luke Broadwater’s Net Worth?

Luke Broadwater has an estimated net worth of $800 thousand, which he earned from his professional career as a Congressional Correspondent at The New York Times.

The average salary of a New York Times Reporter can make $110,943 per year in the United States of America.