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TWT Tries to Pave New Road: Three More Layoffs Hit With New Hires on the Horizon - Posted June 3, 2010
Out with the old. In with the new. So goes the slow but steady procession of changes happening at TWT since Sam Dealey came aboard as editor in February. Not surprisingly, some aren't pleased. Three more reporters are being laid off this week - a longtime religion writer, ... [FishbowlDC]

Is TWT Preparing for Shut Down? - Posted December 14, 2009
Following The Washington Times' announcement of intent to lay off at least 40 percent of its staff of nearly 400, sources tell FishbowlDC that something is still awry with the management's intent for the future of the paper: "We have developed plans to secure our position and advance our vital role in... [FishbowlDC]

Washington Times to Wipe Out Staff - Posted December 2, 2009
As predicted, The Washington Times is making huge cuts to their staff of nearly 400. In a surprise staff meeting, TWT President Jonathan Slevin announced the upcoming layoffs. Shortly after, the paper distributed a press release (after the jump) announcing "a significant staff reduc... [FishbowlDC]

TWT Calls Surprise Staff Meeting - Posted December 2, 2009
TWT's VP of HR Sonya Jenkins just notified staff of a surprise meeting at the request of Jonathan Slevin. In response to the memo (below), one staffer said "here comes the hammer." Stay tuned. From: "Sonya Jenkins" Date: Wed, 2 Dec 2009 14:34:47 -0500 Subject: All Staff Meeting Today Dear Colleagues, ... [FishbowlDC]

TWT's Slevin Addresses Miniter Allegations - Posted November 18, 2009
This evening, Jonathan Slevin, TWT's acting publisher addressed staff via memo about accusations of discrimination, an EEOC complaint filed by Richard Miniter and rumors about the pub i... [FishbowlDC]

John Solomon Officially Out At TWT - Posted November 13, 2009
John Solomon, who's been missing at The Washington Times since the shake-up on Monday, has officially resigned, effective Nov. 6. But when Jonathan Slevin moved up to acting president and publisher on Monday (the 9th, if you're keepi... [MediaJobsDaily]

TWT Newsroom Panics After Solomon Resigns - Posted November 12, 2009
Following the resignation of Washington Times Executive Editor John Solomon this evening, TWT Managing Editor David Jones addressed his staff via the below memo. Jones says that the newsroom will carry on "business as usual" but sources tell FishbowlDC that Times staff is expressing panic and fearing t... [FishbowlDC]

The Memo: TWT's Solomon Resigns - Posted November 12, 2009
The memo from TWT's Sonya Jenkins obtained by FishbowlDC. From: "Sonya Jenkins" Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2009 17:57:04 -0500 Dear Colleagues, At the request of Jonathan Slevin, Acting President and Publisher, I am forwarding the below announcement. "Effective November 6, 2009, ... [FishbowlDC]

Breaking: TWT Announces Resignation of Executive Editor John Solomon - Posted November 12, 2009
TPM reported first and FBDC confirms that TWT has announced the resignation of executive editor John Solomon, effective six days ago. ... [FishbowlDC]

Shakeup At TWT - Posted November 10, 2009
Three top execs at the Washington Times have been "relieved of their duties", according to a statement issued from the paper and reported on by the Washington Post. Times president and publisher Thomas P. McDevitt, chief financial officer ... [MediaJobsDaily]

TWT Staff Meeting at 11:30 AM - Posted November 9, 2009
Another heaping helping of the piping hot casserole of crazy coming out of The Washington Times this morning: After a press release and a memo about the press release were issued in reference to TWT's major management overhaul, an email ... [FishbowlDC]

TWT Management to Discuss Exec. Overthrow at 10AM - Posted November 9, 2009
Sources inside The Washington Times say that the paper's management team has been called together for a 10 am meeting to discuss the Moon brother's surprise overthrow of three top executives. President and publisher Thomas P. McDevitt, CFO Keith Cooperrider and Chairman ... [FishbowlDC]