Hallie Jackson

Hallie Jackson is the chief White House correspondent for NBC News, whose reporting appears across all NBC News and MSNBC platforms, including “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” “TODAY,” “Meet the Press,” and NBCNews.com. She also hosts the 10 a.m. hour of “MSNBC Live.”

Jackson earned her reputation as a tireless and versatile reporter with her coverage of the 2016 Republican primary battle and the rise of President-elect Donald Trump.

While reporting on the campaign trail, Jackson consistently broke developments in the election cycle and scored exclusive interviews with several GOP candidates including Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz, Sen. Marco Rubio and Ben Carson.

Before becoming a dedicated political correspondent, Jackson reported from NBC News’ Los Angeles bureau for a year.

Prior to joining the network in 2014, Jackson was a national correspondent for Hearst Television in Washington, D.C., providing daily coverage of political and national events for its 26 affiliates across the country.  She has also worked for WFSB-TV in Hartford, Conn. and was a general assignment reporter for WBOC-TV in Md.

Jackson, a native of Yardley, Pa., graduated from The Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor’s Degree in political science. 

She is on Twitter at .

Most Recent Appearances

Recent Stories

  • NBC News
    May 16, 2018
    On a day that saw President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Central Intelligence Agency gain crucial Senate support, one critic demanded to know whether the nation's spy agency conducted surveillance on the president during the 2016 elec
  • NBC News
    April 14, 2018
    NBC’s Hallie Jackson reports for TODAY on President Donald Trump’s decisions to attack chemical weapons sites in Syria, reversing an earlier intent to withdraw troops from the country.
  • NBC News
    March 23, 2018
    In the midst of a Cabinet shake-up and a possible staff upheaval, President Donald Trump considered firing his chief of staff this month and not naming a successor, according to three people familiar with the discussions.
  • NBC News
    March 7, 2018
    There are new developments in the ongoing scandal involving President Trump and Stormy Daniels: The porn star is suing the president, claiming that the nondisclosure agreement she signed is invalid because Trump didn’t sign it.