Jim Axelrod is the chief White House correspondent for CBS News.
Axelrod was one of CBS News’ embedded correspondents in Iraq and was the first TV reporter to broadcast live from Saddam International Airport.
He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He received a B.A. in 1985 from Cornell University in history and a M.A. in 1989 from Brown University, also with a major in history. Axelrod resides in Montclair, New Jersey, with his wife and their three children.
The United States presidential election of 2008, to be held on 4th November 2008, will be the 56th consecutive election for president and vice president of the United States. The president-elect is scheduled to be inaugurated on January 20, 2009. News networks from around the…