How old is Althia Raj?
Althia Raj is 36 years old.
What is Althia Raj Net Worth?
Althia Raj's net worth is $1.5 Million.
What is Althia Raj Birthday?
Althia Raj's birthday is 01/01/1987.
What is Althia Raj Zodiac Sign?
Althia Raj's zodiac sign is Capricornus.
What is Althia Raj's Real Birth Name?
Althia Raj's real birth name is Althia Raj.
Where is Althia Raj's Birthplace?
Althia Raj's birthplace is Canada.
How Tall is Althia Raj?
Althia Raj height is 5'8''.
What is Althia Raj Nationality?
Althia Raj nationality is Canada.
What are Althia Raj's Professions?
Althia Raj's professions are Journalist.
Who is Althia Raj?
Althia Raj is a Canadian political journalist and a member of the Parliamentary Press Gallery. She is a regular columnist with the Toronto Star.
She was formerly the Ottawa Bureau Chief for HuffPost Canada, where she managed the Quebec City bureau and hosted and produced the politics podcast Follow-Up until BuzzFeed purchased HuffPost and abruptly ended Canadian operations. Her team has held live town halls with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Heritage Minister Melanie Joly. She went to school at McGill University.and is a francophone.
Prior to joining HuffPost in August 2011, Raj worked as a national political reporter for Postmedia News and has also reported from Parliament Hill for Sun Media and has been a producer for CTV and for CBC Radio’s weekly national political magazine, The House.
Raj is also a regular panellist on CBC News Network’s Power & Politics program and appears weekly as a panelist alongside Andrew Coyne and Chantal Hébert on At Issue on CBC’s The National hosted by Rosemary Barton. Raj also assists with coverage on various CPAC programs.
In 2016, Raj was in conflict with Senator Leo Housakos when she named him as the source of a leak regarding the Senate’s spending audit the previous year. Housakos replied by accusing Raj of conducting a smear campaign against him and demanded an apology when she accused him of lying.
On February 28, 2018, Raj moderated the second all-candidates debate for the 2018 Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario leadership election.
Before becoming a journalist, Raj worked at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. She later worked at the Canadian Mission to the United Nations in New York City. She has written an e-book called Contender: The Justin Trudeau Story.