She was one of the first reporters to cover the news concerning the quitting of Senator Jim Jeffords from the Republican Party in the year 2001.
This move was a monumental one that gave the Democrats an upper hand in the US Senate.
The tabloid reports King, a single mother to son Austin, works as a clinical coordinator at Duke University's Cancer Care Research Program.
Sources told the Enquirer the pair was "very smiley" as they broke bread together.
She received the Dirksen Award for her coverage of the Government’s secretive interception of the translations concerning Al Qaeda.
She was also part of the Peabody Award in the category of Best Political Team on television.
She handled important issues such as Social Security and Medicare.
Fearless: Dana Bash is a fearless and highly talented news correspondent who excels in her work.
Dana Bash covers all of the activities at the Senate and US House as she is congressional correspondent at CNN.
She was honored with the prestigious Dirksen Award, by the National Press Foundation, in appreciation of her coverage of the Senatorial holds and Congressional earmarks.
Dana has a brother who is a producer of Video news and video public relations under the name DMS Productions.
Relationships: Dana married Jeremy Bash, the chief of staff of the secretary of defense, in 1998, but later divorced him and married her fellow correspondent in CNN, John King.