Michael Falcone joins Politico this week on the Politics team. Falcone was previously at the NYT where he reported for the Caucus blog and print edition.

An excerpt of Charles Mahtesian’s welcome email to Politico’s staff:

His desk is located at the outer edge of the POLITICO empire, not far from the glass conference room, so if you have a moment please stop by his lonely outpost and introduce yourself.