Krystal Ball is an American political commentator who worked as a television host at MSNBC. On Thursday, March 31, political pundit Krystal Ball and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got into a Twitter spat after the latter allegedly failed to turn up for a workers’ walkout against Amazon in August of last year.
Furthermore, Ball lambasted the socialist politician for allegedly skipping a labor union rally outside a Staten Island facility in New York City, but she has since expressed support for the borough’s Amazon Labor Union vote.
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Edward Ball, a physicist, and Rose Marie Ball, a teacher, are her parents. Furthermore, she has two older sisters, Holly and Heidi. Ball attended King George High School in King George, Virginia, for one year before transferring to the University of Virginia and earning a bachelor’s degree in economics.
CGI Group, a federal contractor, was where she previously worked. She left CGI to work in a company she co-owned with her husband, designing educational software and working globally. After Limbaugh’s statements on Sandra Fluke in 2012, Ball started a website advocating for a boycott of advertisers on The Rush Limbaugh Show.
She was a previous co-host of The Hill’s Rising alongside Saagar Enjeti and a regular contributor to The Huffington Post. Ball and Enjeti announced their departure from the show in May 2021 in order to focus on their own standalone project, Breaking Points with Krystal and Saagar.
Ball co-hosts the podcast Krystal Kyle & Friends, with Kyle Kulinski. She has appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox News, and Real Time with Bill Maher, among other networks and shows. She co-hosted the MSNBC show The Cycle from June 2012 to July 2015. She founded the People’s House Project, a political action group dedicated to Democratic objectives, in May 2017.
In the 2010 election, Ball was the Democratic Party’s candidate for Congress in Virginia’s 1st congressional district, but he lost to Republican incumbent Rob Wittman. Talking about her personal life, Ball is married to Jonathan Dariyanani.
The estimated Net Worth of Krystal Ball is between $500K to $1 Million USD.
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