Jesse J. Holland is the Saturday host of C-SPAN's Washington Journal and an assistant professor of media and public affairs at The George Washington University. He was a longtime political reporter for the Associated Press covering Race & Ethnicity as well as the White House, the Supreme Court and the Congress, as well as state politics in the South and in New York state.
He is the editor of the upcoming Black Panther: Tales of Wakanda prose anthology and the author of the Black Panther: Who Is The Black Panther? prose novel, which was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in 2019. Jesse is also the author The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African American Slaves Inside The White House and Black Men Built The Capitol: Discovering African American History In and Around Washington, D.C.