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Jake Sherman is globally recognized as a senior writer for Politico and co-author of Politico's Playbook, which is considered as most indispensable morning newsletter for the biggest influencer in Politics. Raised in Stamford Conn, he is a native of Connecticut. He belongs to the upper-middle-class family, in which, his, mother, Stephanie L. Sherman, is nursery school teacher at Temple Sholom and father, Robert I. Sherman is chief operating officer of Shenkman Capital Management. Regarding his ethnicity, he is white and holds an American Nationality.

Jake Sherman attended George Washington University for his high-school degree and later, achieved Master degree in Journalism from Columbia. He is a Washington-based reporter who covers national politics for Politico.

Before, Politico, he worked in the Washington bureaus of the Wall Street Journal. He also served in News week and Minneapolis Star Tribune. Prior working, he did an internship in "The Journal News" and "Stamford Advocate" on metro desk and sports desk respectively.

Jake Sherman married to Irene Beren Jefferson, who is an associate in the government affairs practice of the Washington law firm, DLA Piper. She is also a scheduler and executive assistant in Washington for Jane Harman, California's former Democratic congresswoman.  

As a friend Jake is close to his, Luke Russert who is NBC's congressional reporter. There is a rumor about Luke that he is a gay and is in love with Jake Sherman. Later, it was declared as prank done by Luke just for fun only.

Sherman is a famous personality who achieved his success in both family and professional life. His current estimated net worth is $7 million.  

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on Stamford , United States


Jake Sherman, son of Stephanie L. Sherman and Robert I. Sherman was born in 1986 in Stamford, CT. He grew up in the upper-middle-class family. Sherman holds an American nationality.


as senior writer for "Politico"


Jake began his professional career as a senior writer for Politico, has chronicled major legislative battle for control of Congress. Prior to Politico, he served in the "The Wall Street Journal" and "Newsweek".


to Irene Beren Jefferson

2015 15th of February

Jake Sherman married to Irene Beren Jefferson, an associate in the government affairs practice of the Washington Law Firm DLA Piper. The couple married on 15th February 2015 at Ritz-Carlton in Washington. Before their marriage, Jake and his close friend, Luke Russert was rumored of dating each other. Later, it was declared as a prank by Luke Russert. 

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