Amy M. Holmes is a political commentator, news anchor, and a former Republican strategist. She has worked as a news anchor on Glenn Beck’s TheBlaze TV and hosted TheBlaze’s news discussion program Real News.
Started her career appearing as a guest co-host on an American talk show, The View, she has appeared as an independent political consultant on CNN and Fox News. She joined Rasmussen Reports as a broadcast political analyst in 2016.
Early Life of Holmes
Holmes was born on 25th July 1973, in Lusaka, Zambia. She is the daughter of a Zambian father and a White American mother. Her parents divorced when she was three. She grew up in her mother’s native Seattle, Washington after her parents separated.
She attended the Princeton University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts with a major in economics in 1994. She was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and is a conservative independent.
Holmes started her career on TV as a contributor for Fox News Channel. She appeared as a guest co-host for an American talk show, The View. She then co-hosted Fox News’ Glenn Beck while Beck was on the road with his Unelectable show.
She has appeared on HBO’s talk show, Real Time with Bill Maher. She also worked as an anchor for America’s Morning News, a morning radio program syndicated by the Washington Times newspaper.
She has appeared on MSNBC Live alongside American journalist, Cenk Uygur. She has made her appearances in other shows; Reliable Sources, Morning Joe, and Media Buzz.
She started working for Independent Women’s Forum in 2003. She worked for the organization until 2006.
After working for several years for Independent Women’s Forum, she worked as senior speechwriter to Bill Frist, a two-term United States Senator from Tennessee and Republican Majority Leader.
In 2016, Holmes joined Rasmussen Reports as a broadcast political analyst. The same year, she worked as a political commentator for ABC’s talk show, Watch TONIGHT.
In 2018, she hosted PBS’ In Principle alongside Michael Gerson, a Washington Post Columnist and former chief speechwriter for former President George W. Bush.
Holmes’ Net Worth and Salary
Holmes net worth is over millions, as she earns a good amount of salary from her journalism career. She was named one of People Magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful” in May 2000.
She earns an annual salary of $10 thousand as per some online sources.
Personal Life of Holmes
Holmes who once considered as a Republican now considers herself an Independent Conservative.
Holmes is unmarried and has no children. She currently resides in New York City, New York, U.S. She was reported to be in a relationship with Lloyd Grove, as per some online sources.
In 2000, Mitchell Fink reported in The News that Mr. Grove was dating Holmes, a political commentator whom he had touted in his column.
She has not updated her relationship status to the public. She is active on Twitter with thousands of followers.