Age: 43

Birthplace: Seattle, Wash.

Residence: Connecticut

Education: High school

Career: Broadcasting; currently hosts a daily three-hour radio talk show, "The Glenn Beck

Program," that boasts the third-largest adult audience in the nation (ages 25-34) and fifth overall. He also hosts an hour-long nightly TV show on CNN Headline News.

Family: Wife Tania and four children.

Miscellaneous: Recovering alcoholic and drug abuser; joined the LDS Church in 1999.