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

White House press secretary Sean Spicer acknowledged on Tuesday that millions of people would go without health insurance as a result of Republicans' plan to replace Obamacare.

But, he said, they would be doing so as a result of the repeal of Obamacare's tax penalties for those without insurance.

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Former North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R), who signed a controversial law limiting local governments' abilities to pass anti-discrimination ordinances for gay and transgender people, said in an interview last week that he was having trouble finding work as a consultant because people saw him as a "bigot."

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