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MJ Lee


MJ Lee a South Korean-born American journalist working as a political correspondent for CNN. She previously worked for Politico just after graduating in 2009.

MJ Lee Age

Lee was born on March 5, 1987, in Seoul, South Korea.

MJ Lee Politico

Lee had her work after graduating at Politico working as a web producer. She then got promoted in 2012 to a finance reporter, after working for one year on the breaking news desk.


Lee started working at CNN back in 2014 as a political correspondent. She covered the 2016 United States presidential election, how the Me Too movement has affected Capitol Hill, as well allegations against ousted U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN).

She as well covered allegations against former White House aide and Staff Secretary Rob Porter, and former U.S. Representative Blake Farenthold (R-TX). All three resigned from positions over abuse or sexual misconduct allegations. She covered the Republicans’ contemporary attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act as well.

MJ Lee Salary

Lee earns an annual estimated salary range of between $400,000- $70,000.

MJ Lee Net Worth

Lee has an estimated net worth of around $1 million

MJ Lee Height and Weight

Lee stands tall at an average height and has an average body weight.

MJ Lee Family

Lee information about her family are publicly unavailable, this section will be updated as soon as this information is available

MJ Lee Husband

Lee is married to Alex Burns a political reporter at The New York Times. The duo first met in the Politico Newsroom and dated for a while and later got married in 2012.

MJ Lee Education

Lee joined an American school in Hong Kong and later relocated to USA in her junior year of high school to attend a boarding school. She later joined Georgetown University where she graduated back in 2009 with a degree in government and Chinese. She interned for The Washington Post and South China Morning Post.