Michelle Malkin whose net worth is estimated around $22 million owns and runs news blogs. This blogger and columnist knows the ins and outs of American politics. One of the most recognized faces in her field, Michelle in true meaning, is an influential personality in political journalism. knows the ins and outs of American politics. One of the most recognized faces in her field, Michelle in true meaning, is an influential personality in political journalism.

Michelle Malkin left well-paying job to concentrate on writing career

Michelle Malkin has always been the rebellion type. While she was at Oberlin College, she published a paper against the affirmative action program (also known as reservation) of the college. The paper gathered huge negative response among fellow students. After graduating from the college in 1992, she started working at Los Angeles Daily News until 1994. In 1995, she joined anti-government libertarian group Competitive Enterprise Institute as a journalist in Washington D.C.

Sean Hannity accompanied by Michelle Malkin on the set of Fox News in December, 2016

In 1996, she began writing columns for The Seattle Times and by 1999, she had become national syndicated columnist with the group Creators Syndicate. Michelle Malkin was a regular guest host on the show The O’Reilly Factor and commentator for Fox News. However, in 2007 she left the show and concentrated on her writing career. She still appears occasionally with Sean Hannity on Fox and Friends and Fox News.

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Michelle Malkin is author of two NY Times Bestsellers

Since her departure in 2007, she has concentrated her energy and resource towards her blogging and writing career. Malkin has released six books to date, out of which two are New York Times Bestseller. Her first Bestseller was her first book Invasion: How America Still Welcomes Terrorists, Criminals, and Other Foreign Menaces was published in 2002. Michelle’s book Culture of Corruption: Obama and His Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks, and Cronies published in July, 2009 remained NY Times Bestseller for six weeks under Fiction, Hardcover category.

Sean Hannity hugs political commentator Michelle Malkin during promotion of her book.

Malkin’s disagreement with Obama administration can be further seen in her 2012 book, Who Built That: Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreneurs. The book challenges the statement made by Barack Obama during 2012 presidential campaign, “you didn’t build that”. Her other books include, Sold Out: How High-Tech Billionaires & Bipartisan Beltway Crapweasels Are Screwing America’s Best & Brightest Workers (2015), Unhinged: Exposing Liberals Gone Wild (2005) and In Defense of Internment: The Case for ‘Racial Profiling’ in World War II and the War on Terror (2004). 

In addition, Malkin is also involved in online news business. She has founded and runs the news blog sites, michellemalkin.com, Hot Air and Twitchy. 

Michelle Malkin’s feud with Donald Trump

Michelle Malkin is never afraid to speak her mind. This trait made, Michelle, who she is today. In such an instance, in 2013, she attacked now President Donald Trump in a tweet which led to a spat between the two. 

Donald Trump replies to Michelle Malkin in a rather impolite tweet

However, in an interview two years later Michelle Malkin said she would be happy to put their differences aside. She even stated she would not be hesitant to vote for Donald, if it comes down to Trump, Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton. Her change of mind came after Donald Trump raised the issue of illegal immigrant issue in his presidential campaign. 

In an recent development, Malkin was seen defending Trump along with co-shot Sean Hannity. Michelle and Sean shed light on several incidents where MSNBC host Rachel Maddow tried to make the conspiracy theory to connect Trump with Russia.