Jessica Yellin

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Quick Facts

Date of Birth February 25, 1971
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Working for CNN
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Unmarried
Spouse N/A (Husband)
Children(s) N/A(Kids)
Name on Birth Jessica Sage Yellin (Real Name)
Divorce N/A
Height 5' ft 6" inch (approx.)
Weight N/A
Religion Christian or Jewish
Eye Color Brown, Blue
Hair Color Gray Brown
Twitter @JessicaYellin
Body Measurements N/A
Age 51 Years

Jessica Yellin is CNN’s chief White House correspondent based in the network’s Washington, D.C. bureau.


Jessica Yellin was born on February 25, 1971 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

School College

She attended St. Augustine-by-the-Sea elementary school in Santa Monica, CA. She was president of her high school graduating class at The Westlake School for Girls in Los Angeles. She graduated from Harvard College magna cum laude.

Father, Mother

Her father, the son of an Orthodox rabbi, was a prominent real estate developer who focused on restoring older architectural gems and neighborhoods in Los Angeles. He also was a past president of the American Jewish Committee. Yellin was the only daughter of Adele Marilyn and Ira Edward Yellin.

Children Kids

She does not have any child yet.

Boyfriend, dating and affair

There has been no rumor or confirmation about her dating history till now. Her personal life is kept secret.

Career Life and Jobs

Jessica Yellin is CNN’s chief White House correspondent based in the network’s Washington, D.C. bureau since June 2011. Yellin contributes to CNN’s America’s Choice 2012 election coverage, reporting on President Barack Obama’s administration and his re-election campaign.


Prior to her current position, Yellin served as national political correspondent starting in January 2009. She covered vital stories on politics, policy and culture across CNN programs. Yellin’s reporting was prominent throughout the network’s 2008 and 2010 ‘America Votes’ election coverage. During the 2008 campaign, she traveled throughout the battleground states to cover key races and conduct interviews with the candidates. Yellin has also covered significant policy debates, including the push to reform the financial regulatory system. Yellin joined CNN as a Capitol Hill correspondent in August 2007. Prior to CNN, Yellin was a White House correspondent for ABC News. She began with ABC in July 2003 and reported on politics and culture for such programs as World News, Good Morning America and Nightline. She has interviewed Presidents Bill Clinton and George H. W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush. She has also reported from around the globe, including Russia, China, Europe, Latin America and Mongolia.

Prior to joining ABC News, Yellin was an overnight anchor and correspondent for MSNBC. She covered the 2000 recount in Florida as a general assignment reporter at WTVT-TV in Tampa. She began her broadcast career in 1998 as a general assignment reporter for Orlando's 24-hour cable news channel, Central Florida News 13. In 1999, she was named morning anchor.

Husband, Marriage and Divorce

She is unmarried and has no plans of marrying in the near future.

Hot, legs, feet, and pictures

She has nice legs. She has nice feet too. Her pictures are found widely in various galleries and on numerous websites. People often search for her pictures.

Height, weight and age

She has a significant height which boosts her personality at a high extent. She has also been able to maintain a nice height-weight balance.

Nationality, Ethnicity, religion

She is of American nationality and she is from white ethnicity. She follows Christianity.

Net Worth, Salary and income

She has been able to earn a lot of money throughout her career. She has a nice income.

Body Measurements, Body Shape, Body Figure

She has a nice body shape and she has worked well to maintain her body shape fit and fine.

Award and Achievement

She served as a member of the Peabody Award-winning Best Political Team on Television. In 2010, she won a Gracie Award for her reporting on the intersection of women and politics.

Quotes, Gossip and Rumor News

While appearing on Anderson Cooper 360° on May 28, 2008, Yellin admitted to having been pressured by her former employer, MSNBC, to avoid negative reporting and report favorably on the war in Iraq in the run-up to it. Yellin later clarified her comments, and some speculate about pressure from her employers with regard to these matters.

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