Salon’s Brian Buetler has been picked up by The New Republic. From the press release:

Franklin Foer, Editor of The New Republic, announced today that Brian Beutler will join the company’s editorial team as a Senior Editor in April. At The New Republic, Beutler will write daily about U.S. politics and policy, with a focus on Congress, the White House, elections, and political movements. “Brian has that rare ability to both report, quickly and deeply, and to produce original analysis,” says Foer. “He’s one of Washington’s most promising talents.”  

Prior to Salon, Beutler worked Talking Points Memo as a Senior Congressional Reporter.  His first day will be April 7th.