Rachel Campos-Duffy Biography
A native of Tempe, Arizona, United States, Rachel Campos-Duffy is a popular conservative American television personality.
She first emerged on television in 1994 as a cast member on the MTV reality television series The Real World: San Francisco, before dragging on to work as a television host.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Age
Campos-Duffy is 50 years old as of 2021. She was born on 22 October 1971 in Tempe, Arizona, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 22 October every year.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Height
Campos-Duffy stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches(1.73m) tall and weighs 75 kg(165 pounds).
Rachel Campos-Duffy Education
Campos-Duffy graduated from Seton Catholic Preparatory High School and from Arizona State University in December 1993, with a degree in economics. She was granted the Woodrow Wilson Graduate Fellowship, which she had intended to use to attend graduate school, with the goal of being a college professor. She acquired a master’s degree in international affairs from the University of California, San Diego.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Family
Campos-Duffy was born and raised in Tempe, Arizona, to Miguel Campos and Maria del Pilar,junior-high-school teachers in Chandler, Arizona. She has two brothers, Patrick Campos and Joseph Campos. Her sister, Leah Campos Schandlbauer, is a former CIA operations officer who ran for the U.S. Congress in Arizona in 2012. Campos and her siblings were raised in a strict Catholic home.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Husband
Campos-Duffy married her Road Rules: All-Stars costar Sean Duffy. They lived in Ashland, Wisconsin, where Duffy was the District Attorney of Ashland County. In 2011, she became a Republican member of Congress for the 7th district of Wisconsin. The Duffys moved from Ashland to Weston, Wisconsin in late 2011, and in 2013, they moved to Wausau, Wisconsin so that Sean would be closer to an airport for his weekly commute to Washington, D.C. where he spent three or four days a week.
In 2008, Campos-Duffy disclosed that she suffered two miscarriages. As of May 2016, they had eight children. The Duffys’ ninth child was born, a daughter, in 2019. She was born one month early and has Down Syndrome. Due to the baby’s anticipated health complications, including a heart condition, Sean Duffy announced that he was resigning from Congress, effective September 23, 2019, in order to focus his time and attention on his family.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Net Worth
Campos-Duffy has an estimated net worth of $500,000.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Car Accident
Back in January 2018, Campos-Duffy was involved in a train accident. The train was carrying her, Republican lawmakers, and their family members as they were traveling to a party retreat in West Virginia. She escaped with few injuries. Moreover, she disclosed that her then-boyfriend died after he collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle back in 2009.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Real World
In January 1994, Campos-Duffy made her first debut as a reality TV star on MTV’s The Real World San Fransisco. She lived in a Russian Hill, San Francisco house with her six housemates from February to June 1994. The show featured the castmates living with an HIV-positive person whom they don’t know the name.
Nevertheless, Pedro Zamora disclosed to the housemates that he is an AIDS instructor on the first night by showing them a scrapbook. She felt uneasy and she chose to enquire how his health status would affect her and her other roommates before finally leaving the show.
Rachel Campos-Duffy FOX News
Campos-Duffy presently works as the co-host of Outnumbered on The FOX News Channel. She first joined the station back in 2018 as a guest supporter on The Ingraham Angle show. During her time on the show, she earned national attention for defending Donald Trump’s administration’s controversial practices and behavior.
Her defense comments about Trump were criticized by writers and columnists of Essence magazine and The New York Times Magazine. In 2017, she was also involved in another controversy after she praised Republican Congressional Candidate Greg Glanfore for assaulting The Guardian reporter, Ben Jacobs on-air. She also called President Biden’s win during the 2020 presidential election deceitful and full of shenanigans on Outnumbered and other FOX News segments.
Rachel Campos-Duffy The View
In 1999, Campos-Duffy applied for a position on an ABC daytime television talk show series called The View after Debbie Matenopoulos announced her leave the same year. She also contested in an on-air try-out with Lauren Sanchez and Lisa Ling in 2000. She was ultimately hired as a permanent host on The View in 2001 and left The View in 2018 to become a Permanent news contributor on FOX News.
Rachel Campos-Duffy Podcast
Additionally, Campos-Duffy records podcast episodes with her husband Sean Duffy called the Kitchen table with the Duffys. The podcast series features Sean and her discussing matters affecting politics, family, kids, and entertainment among other topics. They also discuss every life solutions to everyday problems and issues and their chemistry is just amazing. Rachel and Sean’s Podcast series is available on Apple and Spotify.