Faculty Profiles

Jon Decker

Jon Decker

Lecturer in Law
B.A. University of Pennsylvania, 1988
M.A. University of Pennsylvania, 1991
J.D. George Washington University Law School, 2016

Jon Decker will teach Impeaching a President at UCLA School of Law. He is currently White House Correspondent for Fox News Radio. He was previously White House Correspondent for Reuters Television and SiriusXM Radio where he also served as host of the “White House Insider” program on the POTUS Channel. Decker, who is an Adjunct Professor of Journalism at Georgetown University, is the only lawyer in the White House Press Corps.

Decker received his B.A. in Political Science with honors from the University of Pennsylvania, his M.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania where he also worked simultaneously as an aide to U.S. Senator John Heinz, and his J.D. from George Washington University Law School where he was a Shapiro Fellow. He also studied international law at the Sorbonne in Paris.

Decker has covered the Clinton, Bush, Obama and Trump Administrations, as well as 24 State of the Union Addresses, 6 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.