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Robert Yoon

Robert Yoon

Robert Yoon is a political journalist and a Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan. He's also the host of "The J Word," WCBN's new public affairs program about journalism and current events. For 17 years, Yoon served as Director of Political Research at CNN, where he earned two Emmys and a Peabody Award for his contributions to the network's election coverage. He is also a contributor and analyst for Inside Elections, a non-partisan political newsletter. Mediaite named him as one of the most influential people in the news media in 2016. Yoon has degrees from Harvard University and the University of Michigan, where he wrote for the Michigan Daily.