Matt Shuham

Matt Shuham is a news writer for TPM. He was previously associate editor of The National Memo and managing editor of the Harvard Political Review. He is available by email at and on Twitter @mattshuham.

Articles by Matt

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz responded Tuesday to the President’s claim that the federal response to the catastrophic impact of Hurricane Maria on the island was a “success.” Cruz, a vocal critic of the response, also gave an interview with Newsweek that was published Tuesday.

Read More →

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday accused Bob Woodward of acting as former White House adviser Steve Bannon’s “stenographer,” and said Woodward hadn’t performed “rudimentary journalistic fact checking.”

“To be clear, a number of the statements attributed to me and from others to me in the Woodward book are incorrect,” Christie said.

Read More →