Who Is Kari Lake Married To? Trump-Backed Ex Journalist Husband And Children Details

Kari Lake has been married to her husband Jeff Halperin since 1998

Kari Lake, whose full name is Kari Ann Lake, is a journalist turned politician from America. She served as a news anchor at Phoenix television station KSAZ-TV for 22 years until 2021. Currently, she is running as a Republican candidate in the 2022 Arizona gubernatorial election. Even Former President Donald Trump endorsed her candidacy. 

The politician is now in the news for stating that Trump's victory in the 2020 election was stolen and that she has evidence of election fraud. Not to miss, she hasn't released any evidence yet. During an interview with Sunday Square Off, Bill Gates, the chairman of the Maricopa County Board, strongly demanded Lake release the evidence if she is going to make claims like such. 

Lake's allegations have turned into breaking news, and that has not just made people wonder about her political career but also her personal life. People are curious to know about her husband, Jeff Halperin.

Trump-Endorsed Arizona Governor Candidate, Kari Lake Is Married To Husband Jeff Halperin

Kari Lake, a Trump-endorsed Republican candidate in the 2022 Arizona gubernatorial election, married her husband, Jeff Halperin, following a brief date, on 26 September 1998. She was previously married to Tracy Finnegan, an electrical engineer.

Yes, the candidate for Arizona Governor has had a failed marriage. She tied knots with ex-husband Tracy Finnegan in the '90s, but their relationship did not sustain. Later, in 1998, Lake met the love of her life Jeff Halperin and did not hesitate to marry him. 

The 52-year-old politician must like to keep her private life under wraps which explains why there is little to no information about her husband on the Internet. She seems to have a happy marital life, given how Kari and Jeff have celebrated more than two decades of togetherness. 

Kari had posted a picture with her husband on her Instagram account, celebrating the new year 2022. She happily wrote that she is welcoming the year 2022 with the person she has been welcoming many bygone new years.

Lake Has Two Children With Her Husband, Jeff Halperin

The former journalist has a family of four; husband, Jeff Halperin, and two children; one son and one daughter. Her daughter's name is Ruby, and she is the eldest sibling born on 30 March 2003. Her second child is her son Leo, born on 10 October 2008.

Lake once in a while posts pictures with her husband and children on her social media. She had posted a family picture in the 2017 post-Jeff's birthday celebration and captioned it as a rare family photo. Moreover, on the occasion of Christmas 2021, she wished her followers a Merry Christmas through a graphic poster of her family. 

Ruby is at the age of 19 as of 2022, so she must have completed her high school by now. On the other hand, Leo is 14 years old, so he must be indulged in his elementary schooling.

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What Is The Net Worth Of Kari Lake?

Kari's net worth can be estimated through her profession. 

According to payscale, a news anchor makes, on average, $61,489 in base pay annually. The entry-level news anchor is expected to earn $37000 annually, and the pay rises with the period of experience. A news anchor in their early career is expected to make $49,000, a mid-career anchor $62,000, a late-career anchor $72,000, and an experienced news anchor $84,000 annually.

2022 Arizona gubernatorial election Republican candidate Kari Lake
2022 Arizona gubernatorial election Republican candidate Kari Lake( Source : En )

Taking into account the given figures, Karin's 22 years of experience as a news anchor has welcomed a range of salaries from entry-level to experienced level. Besides, according to the Council of State Governments, a governor's yearly pay is $95,000, which has been the same since 2010. Therefore, if she wins the governor's election, she will be obliged to the income.

Kari certainly lives an abundant life with all the wealth she has earned till now.