Michael Lester

Originally from Scotland, Michael was a freelance video editor before joining TPM in the summer of 2011. He lives in New York with his wife and two cats and is a lifelong fan of The World Famous Dundee United.

Articles by Michael

President Obama tried to turn the conversation back toward the economy, but had to compete with Republican opposition and goats on slides.

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There were two big stories on cable TV today: Liz Cheney's Senate run and the stifling heat. See if you can tell which clips are which.

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Ted Cruz: Thanks, Obama

Ted Cruz's career in Washington has been defined thus far by his efforts to dismantle President Obama's signature legislation. On… Read More →