National political reporter covering campaigns, Congress and the White House Education: Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, MS in journalism; University of California at Santa Cruz, BA in literature
Michael Scherer is a national political reporter at The Washington Post. He was previously the Washington bureau chief for Time magazine, where he also served as the White House correspondent. Before joining Time, he was the Washington correspondent for Salon.com.
Honors & Awards:
Lee Walczak Award for Political Analysis, National Press Club, 2013
New York Press Club Award for Political Coverage, 2014
Most presidential candidates are siding with immigrants at the risk of alienating swing voters in key states won by President Trump in 2016. Some in the party are urging Democrats to include security in their pitches.