Angela Rye

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Political commentator, Political Expert (1979)
Wed Sep 11 2019
By   Pranish

Angela Rye is a famous American political commentator and political expert. She rose to fame after working for CNN as a political commentator as well as NPR political expert.

Further, she is also the CEO of IMPACT Strategies and works as a senior advisor to the Government Technology and Services Coalition as well. So, being such a multi-professional personality, she must have earned a hefty sum of money until now. Keep reading the article until the end and know about her earnings and net worth.

Short profile of Angela Rye

The famous political commentator and political expert, Angela Rye was born in Seattle, Washington, the U.S. on October 26, 1979. As of 2019, Rye's age is 39 years old. Likewise, she was born as the daughter of (Father) Eddie Rye Jr., a Seattle community activist and Andrea Rye (Mother). Moreover, she belongs to Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

Angela Rye while in a conference
Image: Angela Rye while at a conference. Source: Instagram

Furthermore, she studied at Seattle’s all-girls Holy Names Academy. Later, she joined the University of Washington and graduated from there. Likewise, she completed her higher education from Seattle University School of Law in 2005.

Professional Life

Angela Rye kicked off her career by working as a Western Regional Director for the National Black Law Students Association (NBLSA). Then after, her second job was a Coordinator of Advocacy and Legislative Affairs at the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO).

Later in 2013, she founded her own political advocacy firm, IMPACT Strategies. Many people praise her works which gave her the chance to appear as a recurring guest at “The Breakfast Club” radio station to talk about updates on the Trump administration. 

Angela Rye with as CNN political commentator
Photo: Angela Rye with as CNN political commentator

Similarly, she has served for House Committee on Homeland security and Congressional Black Caucus for the 112th Congress as well as a political commentator for CNN.

Boyfriend- Common

The 39 years old political commentator, Angela is an unmarried woman; however, she is in a relationship with Common – an American rapper and actor. The couple started dating in the summer of 2017, but the rapper announced their relationship in October.

Picture: Angela with her ex-boyfriend, Common
Picture: Angela with her ex-boyfriend, Common

However, the two of them separated in 2018. As per some sources, the reason for their separation is Common's Love Addiction, and he has to undergo therapy for a while. 

Are they still Hooked even after the separation?

Later after the come back from his therapy, Common and Angela started being together. Not only that but the two of them also spotted together in many events. 

Angela and Common while attending an event
Image: Angela and Common while attending an event

Suddenly after not appearing together in many red carpet events, many fans were curious about their romantic bond. They both are still maintaining a friendly relationship in between. Once in an interview, Rye told Page Six TV that “He is an amazing human being, and I’m a much better person because he’s a part of my life. May we all keep loving and living.” 

Some fans speculated that the love and relationship advice of Michelle Obama to Common has worked. So as of now, their fans will love to see them together in a relationship.

Net Worth

Being such a successful personality in news reporting, it is sure that Angela has earned a lucrative amount of net worth. As of 2019, Rye's net worth is around $2 million, which is higher than other CNN journalist, Clarissa Ward, and Jeff Zeleny.

Not to mention, she earned this hefty sum of money from her career as a political commentator and political expert. Further, her net worth is going to rise in the coming days as she is still active on her professional career. 

Remuneration from the News Network

Additionally, she makes an annual salary of around $66 thousands from CNN. Likewise, her other income sources are as CEO of IMPACT Strategies. 

On the other hand, her ex-boyfriend, Common's total asset is around $45 Million as of 2019. He earned this hefty sum of money from his career as a professional rapper.

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