Who is Roger Stone and what is his net worth 2018? Roger Jason Stone Jr. or Roger Stone is an American Political Consultant, Lobbyist and a Strategist who is known for his flamboyant working style. He is among the Co-Founders of a DC-based lobbying firm Black-Manafort-Stone which was founded in 1980. He is one of the closest advisers of the current US president Donald J. Trump.
Roger has been involved in political campaigns for Republicans for past four decades. He is known for his openly deploying dirty tactics for advancing political campaigns. He is known as ‘The prince of darkness’ and ‘The Godfather’ in the Republican Party. He has written many books like ‘The Clinton’s war on women’, ‘Nixon’s secret’, and ‘The Man who killed Kennedy’.
Roger Stone was born in Norwalk, Connecticut on August 27, 1952. He was born to Roger J. Stone and Gloria Rose. He grew up in New York and is of Italian and Hungarian descent. Roger became a Republican at the age of 12 after reading “The Conscience of a Conservative” by Barry Goldwater’s.
His father was a well-driller and a business owner and his mom was a reporter. He was a vice president of student government at the high school in New York and later became president by manipulating the existing president.
Later, he joined George Washington University and then dropped out to work for the committee. Stone’s political career began very early during college days. A documentary is prepared on his political life titled as “Get me Roger Stone” which was released in April, 2017.
Stone is noted for his controversial and flamboyant life. He is involved in many controversies and has a reputation for sartorial elegance. Stone has been married twice, his first marriage was ended in 1990 and he remarried in 1992.
His first wife was Anne Wesche and later he married to Nydia Breton. He has a tattoo of Former president Richard Nixon on his back. His Twitter account was temporarily suspended in April, 2017 after he threatened a woman.
Stone started his political career in 1972 under former president Richard Nixon, he worked in administration for the office of Economic Opportunity. He worked in Ronald Reagan’s campaign for presidential elections in 1976 and later became the chairman of youth republicans in 1977. Stone served as a chief strategist for the governor of New Jersey in 1981 and worked as an adviser to vice president.
In 1984, with his partners Paul Man fort and Charles R. Black Jr., he established a lobbying firm. The firm worked for many political leaders of that time. Stone worked for campaigns of many presidential elections from 1972-2016. He was the main strategist for Donald Trump in 2016 presidential elections. In 2010, he became the campaign manager for Kristin Davis.
From 2010, Stone is occasionally contributing to the conservative news website ‘The Daily Caller’ serving as a male fashion editor. Stone has written Five books till yet including ‘The Man Who Killed Kennedy: The Case Against LBJ’ and ‘Nixon’s Secrets: The Rise, Fall and Untold Truth about the President, Watergate, and The Pardon’.
Net Worth of Roger Stone
Roger stone has an estimated net worth of $21.5 Million. He earned all his net worth from his political works and from the lobbying firm. Roger Stone’s main residence is in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Roger Stone is an American political consultant and lobbyist who helped the current POTUS Donald Trump to win 2016 US presidential elections. Stone admits that he never did anything illegal he just worked smartly. It has been more than 4 decades that he is working with the Republican party.