Michael Scherer

Michael Scherer appears in the following:

Roy Moore and Louis C.K. Have Been Shamed. Now What?

Friday, November 10, 2017

C.K. has admitted he masturbated in front of women. Moore allegedly pursued underage girls. Many are outraged, but some are still committed to supporting these men. We discuss why. 

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I Am a Real Person

Friday, January 23, 2015

When Time Washington bureau chief Michael Scherer got a call from a telemarketer, he knew the voice on the other end of the line wasn't right. She kept insisting she was, in fact, human.

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Wave or No Wave? What Last Night's GOP Wins Mean

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The G.O.P. is back in control of the Senate and retained control of the House, giving them a majority for Obama's final two years. Now what?

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I Am A Real Person

Friday, January 10, 2014

When Time Washington bureau chief Michael Scherer got a call from a telemarketer named Samantha West, he knew the voice on the other end of the line wasn't quite right somehow. Yet Samantha West kept insisting she was, in fact, human. OTM producer Chris Neary finds out who, or what, Samantha West really is. 

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Shutdown: Day 3

Thursday, October 03, 2013

A late-night meeting between President Obama and Speaker Boehner last night failed to result in progress towards ending the government shutdown. Congressman Scott Garrett, (R-NJ 5th) discusses why his party is holding fast on including Obamacare in a budget deal, and whether there's any room for negotiation. Then TIME's Washington bureau chief Michael Scherer discusses the latest news out of DC, and the deepening effects of the shutdown.

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The Tech Lobby Comes of Age

Friday, July 12, 2013

Last year the single largest corporate lobbyist was General Electric.  The second biggest? A new arrival, called...Google. Time Magazine White House correspondent Michael Scherer tells Brooke what took the tech industry so long to get lobbying and what they're doing to influence politics.   

Andrew Bird - Orpheo Looks Back


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New Petition

Friday, March 01, 2013

Sending a petition to your government is as old as politics, but what the Obama Administration is doing with its We the People site is novel. Brooke talks with Time Magazine White House Correspondent Michael Scherer about how the site is allowing the administration to communicate with some of its most fierce opponents.


Los Lobos - Las Amarillas 

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President Obama's Gun Proposals

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Michael Scherer, White House correspondent for Time, discusses his cover story, "The Gunfighters", and President Obama's announcement of proposals to curb gun violence.

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Live Coverage: President Obama's Gun Policy Recommendations

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Live coverage of President Obama's announcement of policy recommendations to reduce gun violence.

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Time Person of the Year: Barack Obama

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Michael Scherer, Time White House correspondent, talks about the selection of President Obama as Time's Person of the Year.

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Tax Cut Compromise

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Michael Scherer, White House Correspondent for TIME, and Peter Coy, economics editor at Bloomberg BusinessWeek, discuss the deal struck between Obama and Senate Republicans on extending the Bush Tax Cuts.

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Washington's Back At It

Monday, April 12, 2010

Congress returns to work today after a two week recess; a nuclear summit in DC continues the conversation over the future of US weapons stockpiles; and a Republican straw poll advances speculation over the GOP's 2012 strategy, including how Mitt Romney is trying to differentiate "Romney-care" from "Obama-care." 

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Republican Leaders

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Sarah Palin, Newt Gingrich, and other Republican stars are headed to New Orleans. Politico.com's Ben Smith and Time's Michael Scherer discuss this weekend's Southern Republican Leadership Conference and what's ahead for the Republican party heading into November's mid-term elections.

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D.C. Politics

Monday, March 29, 2010

White House correspondent for Time Michael Scherer discusses the weekend's political rundown, including the President's visit to Afghanistan.

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