Maddow met Susan when she was hired by Mikula to do the yard work in her home, in the year 1999.During Maddow’s doctoral dissertation, she fell in love with Susan. Both seem to be fond of dogs and lives together in their quaint home in Manhattan. 80 meter tall Rachel Maddow receives an annual salary of around million from the show that she hosts. Some reports even suggest the salary that Maddow commands beats Megyn Kelly’s salary.Later she received her DPhil degree in politics in 2001for her thesis on HIV/AIDS.
One of the most popular faces in TV News reporting, Rachel Anne Maddow is a TV and radio personality.
Her popularity has been on the rise since the debut of her eponymous night show in 2008.
By 2008, she was a political analyst apart from a panel member on ‘Race for the White House’ on MSNBC and a contributor on a show called ‘Countdown with Keith Olbermann’. Maddow was also encouraged to start her own show by Olbermann In September 2008, MSNBC started The Rachel Maddow Show at the 9 PM prime-time slot.
The show went on to beat Countdown as the highest rated show on the channel.
However a shoulder injury impacted her potential sports career and she went on further to pursue her education.
She went to Stanford University for her secondary education.
In a matter of one month, the eyeballs for this program doubled than what it was for ‘Countdown’.
Among many records, the Rachel Maddow show was also known to be the first news show in the US hosted by gay/lesbian host.
After the cancellation of the show ‘Unfiltered’ she began hosting the Rachel Maddow show for Air America..
Her fame soared with this two-hour show where she had political interviews and commentary.
She quit the job in 2004 to join the radio network ‘Air America’.