Return to the previous page She was also part of the CNN team that won the Peabody Award for exceptional coverage of the presidential Campaign. She had two marriages. Her marital life was never stable. Her first marriage was to Jeremy Bash, whom she married in and it ended in The reason stated for their divorce was the lack of understanding between the couple.
Jeremy Bash was the chief of staff of the secretary of defense. She moved on and the following year, she tied the knot with a fellow correspondent, John King , in After four years of marriage, the couple divorced. Together, they have a son born in June The baby was hardly a yearold, when they called it quits.
They are continuing to co-parent their son. It was heart wrenching for her to go through a second divorce. King is also at CNN and is a chief national correspondent.
Soon after the divorce, rumors on the gossip vine were that he was having an affair with a correspondent of CNN. He has a son and a daughter from an earlier marriage.
Despite the divorce with King, Dana career was not affected. Early , Dana was involved in a number of controversies concerning an alleged affair with Ron Paul, a physician, author and politician. However, nothing was ever proved and Dana was not in a physical relationship at that time. In , love was back in the air for her. In her career, Dana faced a lot of rude comments, especially after the birth of her son in She revealed that she received some ugly and gross comments from male senators when she was a congressional reporter.
She agreed with a statement made by Kirsten Gillibrand that only older men said such things. In the presidential campaigns, Dana defended the media after Donald trump accused the media of being sleazy and dishonest for questioning where the campaign funds he raised was be channeled to.
She claimed it was the role of the media to question and to unravel how different affairs are being run. She also added that it was trumps role to answer questions owing to the position he is seeking. She is also a philanthropist and runs some charity work in her home town.