Jon P Decker

Title

Adjunct Faculty- CCT
General profile

Alt. email

jon.decker@foxnews.com

Bio

Jon Decker is the White House correspondent for Fox News Radio and has been a member of the White House Press Corps since 1995. He was recently elected by his colleagues to the Board of the White House Correspondents' Association. He is also on the faculty of Georgetown University where he is an Adjunct Lecturer.

Previously, Jon served as the White House correspondent for Reuters Television and SiriusXM Radio; Washington correspondent for PBS Television’s “Nightly Business Report”; the host of PBS Television’s “This Week in Business”; business reporter for the NBC affiliate in Washington (WRC); and field producer for NBC in Miami. He has served as a Media Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and was also an aide to the late U.S. Senator John Heinz. Jon, who was born in Washington, DC, received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees with Honors from the University of Pennsylvania and received a J.D. from the George Washington University Law School. He also studied international law at the Sorbonne in Paris.

Jon has covered the Clinton, Bush and Obama Administrations, as well as 21 State of the Union Addresses, 5 Presidential elections and the Impeachment of President Clinton. He has been in the Supreme Court to cover some of the most important cases of the past two decades - including Bush v. Gore, NFIB v. Sebelius and Windsor v. United States.

In the past two decades, Jon has reported from Athens, Brussels, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Geneva, Jerusalem, the West Bank, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan, Montreal, Panama, Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, the Bahamas, Havana and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The Columbia Journalism Review has called Jon "refreshingly self-aware-for-a-reporter."