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Michael Scherer is TIME’s New D.C. Bureau Chief

TIME is a period of “great editorial change and momentum,” announces the magazine’s Managing Editor Rick Stengel in a morning memo. They are a also in a time of “sizable investment.”

The news: Michael Scherer is TIME‘s new Washington Bureau Chief. Stengel writes, “Michael’s combination of talents—his gift for reporting and writing, his feel for story conception and his understanding of the web and social media—makes him an ideal fit for the bureau at this moment.”

Scherer joined TIME in 2007 and became the White House Correspondent in 2008.

Other changes: Ben Goldberger becomes Nation editor. Maya Rhodan joins the Washington bureau as a reporter. She comes from the National Newspaper Publisher’s Association. TNR‘s Eliza Gray joins TIME in NYC. At TNR she covered Washington society and politics.

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TNR Announces Myriad of New Hires

TNR is adding to and changing its roster.

Timothy Noah: A new TNR senior editor. Noah (at right) worked for TNR in the 80s as an intern and then a staff writer. He’ll write a blog and a column. He replaces Jonathan Chait who moved on to NY Magazine.

Alec MacGillis: Hired from WaPo. MacGillis (at left) will cover the 2012 election.

Eliza Gray: Promoted to staff writer.

Walter Shapiro: Special correspondent. Shapiro (at right) formerly worked for the now defunct Politics Daily.

Cameron Abadi: Hired from Foreign Policy Magazine. He’ll be a deputy editor and will oversee a web redesign.

See the internal memo…

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TNR Makes Changes to Web Team and Announces Brand New Class of Reporter-Researchers

Today TNR.com Editor Greg Veis announces two additions to its web team: Barron YoungSmith and Seyward Darby (pictured above) have been named deputy editors. Both are former reporter-researchers at the magazine.

Chloë Schama (below right) has replaced Darby as Assistant Managing Editor. Schama is a former Assistant Literary Editor at the magazine. She has an M.Phil. in English from Cambridge and graduated from Harvard. Schama is the author of Wild Romance: A Victorian Story of a Marriage, a Trial, and a Self-Made Woman (Walker Books 2010).

Laura Bennett (below left) has been named Assistant Literary Editor. She graduated from Yale where she was editor-in-chief of the The Yale Herald and the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship.

TNR also introduced its 2010-2011 class of reporter-researchers. Find out who they are and see where they might go. We have the list as well as noteworthy alumni after the jump…

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