Steve Kornacki Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Khakis, NBC News, Net worth

Steve Kornacki Biography

Steve Kornacki is a journalist from the United States who is a National Political Correspondent reporting on the latest developments on matters politics for both NBC News as well as MSNBC. Kornacki is also a television host and writer. He was the multimedia anchor and data analyst for much of MSNBC’s “The Place for Politics” campaign coverage that aired in 2016.


As a writer, Kornacki has authored articles for such publications as The New York Observer, Salon, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, New York Daily News, The Boston Globe, the New York Post, and The Daily Beast.

How old is Steve Kornacki? – Age

The NBC News national political correspondent is 41 years old as of August 22, 1979. He was born as Stephan Joseph Kornacki in Groton, Massachusetts, U.S.

Steve Kornacki Family

Kornacki was born to Stephan Joseph Kornacki sr. and his wife Anne Bernadette. He has an older sister, Kathryn Kornacki, born in January 1978, who is a professor at Caldwell University.

Steve Kornacki Relationship Status – Is Steve Kornacki married to David Mack?

No, the two are not married neither are they in a relationship. Steve is openly gay, having come out in 2011 via a column writing in Salon. The reason for the question on whether he is married to reporter David Mack is as a result of a tweet by Mack that read, “When will my husband, Steve Kornacki, return to war?” Some people took the joke seriously and got that the two are married but that is not the case. Mack is already is a relationship with partner Michael Bauer. As for Steve, he is not known to be dating anybody publicly neither is he married.

American Political journalist, Steve Kornacki
American Political journalist, Steve Kornacki

Kornacki’s Khakis

Steve is also known for wearing khaki pants while appearing on TV. The internet has gotten interested in his fashion choice a couple of times even going as far as finding out that they are from Gap and that Kornacki has a “bunch of them”.

Steve Kornacki NBC News

He started his journalism career as a reporter for, a new Jersey political news site owned by David Wildstein, where he worked from 2002 to 2006. He formerly co-hosted a political news series on News 12 New Jersey and reported on the U.S. congress for Roll Call. His articles have been published in the New York observer, The wall street Journal, The New York Times and The Daily Beast. He is a former politics editor at Salon.

From 2012 to 2013, Kornacki co-hosted The Cycle on MSNBC with political strategist Krystal Ball, pop-culture commentator Toure Neblett, and conservative columnist S.E Cupp. He subsequently took over another MSNBC program, up, airing Saturdays and Sundays from 8 to 10 a.m., starting in April 2013.

Since 2014, he has been MSNBC’S election coverage map correspondent. Beginning in 2016, Kornacki hosted a daily program from 4 p.m. to 5p. m., and frequently guest hosts on Hardball with Chris Matthews, All in With Chris Hayes and The Rachel Maddow Show.

On May 8, 2017, Kornacki was named National Political correspondent for NBC News Group, with plans to continue co-hosting the 4p. m. edition of MSNBC Live with Nicolle Wallace. He published a book titled The Red and the Blue: The 1990s and the Birth of political Tribalism in 2018, Which chronicles “the polarization of politics”. In October 2019, Kornacki began hosting a podcast for NBC news covering the inquiry and first impeachment of Donald Trump called Article ll: Inside Impeachment.

On December 6, 2020, Kornacki made a guest appearance on NBC’s sunday Night football pre-game show, Football Night in America, Wherein he analyzed playoff scenarios for the 2020 NFL season in a similar style. He is scheduled to make recurring appearances throughout the remainder of the season. That same year, people labelled Kornacki one of the sexist men alive.

Steve Kornacki Net worth

Kornacki has an estimated net worth of more than $5 million. He credits most of his net worth to his successful time working with NBC in various shows as their host.