Nia-Malika Henderson Biography
Nia-Malika Henderson is a senior political reporter for CNN. She reports on the 2016 campaign for CNN’s digital and television platforms, with a particular focus on personality politics, traversing the dynamics of demographics, race, and religion, and reporting on the groups of people who help shape national elections.
Early Life & Education
Nia-Malika Henderson was born on July 7, 1974, in the United States of America. Henderson enrolled Lower Richland High School in Hopkins, South Carolina and graduated from there in 1992. Henderson holds an undergraduate degree in anthropology and literature from Duke University. She received her master’s degree from Yale University in American studies. Henderson also completed her journalism degree from Columbia University.
Henderson began her career writing for the Baltimore Sun. Then she joined Newsday, a local government channel. She was a lead reporter covering Obama’s 2008 campaign, the Democratic primary race and the Democratic National Convention. She also covered the first two years of the Obama administration for Politico.
Prior to joining CNN, from 2010 -2015, Henderson was a national political reporter for The Washington Post. Henderson covered the White House, the 2012 presidential campaign, the 2010 mid-term elections and anchored The Post’s Election 2012 blog. she was responsible for “covering the intersection of politics with culture, demography and emerging sources of power” for “The Fix,” The Post’s daily political blog. She previously hosted the paper’s in-depth web interview show “On Background.”
Henderson joined CNN as a senior political reporter in 2010. She is currently serving as a senior political reporter for CNN. She reports broadly on the 2016 campaign for CNN’s digital and television platforms, with a special focus on identity politics, traversing the dynamics of demographics, race and religion, and reporting on the groups of people who help shape national elections. Henderson is a frequent political commentator, appearing on MSNBC, NBC, ABC, PBS, CNN, and FOX.
Personal Life: Boyfriend, Affairs, Net Worth
Journalist Nia-Malika Henderson, 5′ 9″, has not married yet, however, she was rumoured to be dating, Glenn Beck, a sensational television personality, and a legendary radio host. The two rumoured to be dating for a long time. But the rumour has not been accepted by any one of them so far. In recent days the two accept that they are good friends and are pretty attached to each other but the truth of the relationship still stops in shades. Until today’s date, they have not accepted openly if they are in a relationship or are anywhere near to tying their knots together.
Henderson has admitted in various interviews that she is not willing to move into things like relationship and wedding while she is busy with her career as a journalist. Some wiki sites also mentioned that she also rumoured to be dating, Jeff Henderson. She earns her handsome salary from her reporting career which adds up her recent net worth of $5 million.