Matthew Cooper

Matthew Cooper is the Managing Editor of White House coverage for National Journal. He has covered the White House for The New RepublicU.S. News & World ReportNewsweek, and Time. He also served as deputy Washington Bureau Chief for both Time and Newsweek, and as Politics Editor for He has also been an editor at The New RepublicConde Nast Portfolio, Politics Correspondent for, and Editor-at-Large for Talking Points Memo. He is a graduate of Columbia University. In 1998, he was named “Washington’s Funniest Celebrity.” He was editor of the Washington Monthly from 1987 to 1989.