LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - CBS News announced on Friday that Jamelle Bouie has been tapped to be a political analyst.
The announcement was made by CBS News’ Vice President and Washington Bureau Chief Christopher Isham. Isham said Bouie will contribute to all CBS News platforms and broadcasts, including Face the Nation, CBS Evening News with Scott Pelly, CBS This Morning and CBSN, the division's live streaming network. He also will be featured in CBS News’ CAMPAIGN 2016 coverage.
Bouie, the Chief Political Correspondent for Slate Magazine, had been a regular contributor to the weekly roundtable discussion on Face the Nation.
He previously served as a staff writer at The Daily Beast and The American Prospect.
Bouie is a native of Virginia Beach, Va., and attended the University of Virginia.