Michael Aron

Michael AronMichael Aron
Chief Political Correspondent

Michael has been a journalist since 1970, starting at Seattle Magazine, then West Magazine, Harper’s Magazine, Rolling Stone and New Jersey Monthly. He started at NJN in 1982 and has won a number of broadcast awards, including a Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award. He went to college at Harvard, graduate school at Princeton, is a native of Philadelphia, lives in Montclair and has three grown daughters.

Aron has interviewed every New Jersey governor, state Supreme Court chief justice and legislative leader during his tenure, plus a number of presidential candidates. He has covered national political conventions, trade missions abroad and all the major political issues of the state.

Aron also hosts two weekly public affairs programs that feature discussion with news breakers and makers, Reporters Roundtable with Michael Aron and On The Record with Michael Aron.