Michael S. Schmidt

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Reporter for The New York Times in Washington. And like some of our politicians, I'm a self-proclaimed Washington outsider.
Recently stories by this author:

Trump Associates Said to Have Been Scrutinized in Suspected Pardon Scheme

The New York Times – Dec 3, 2020

Justice Dept. Investigating Potential Bribery Scheme for Trump Pardon

The New York Times – Dec 1, 2020

U.S. to Drop Case Against Mexican Ex-Official to Allow Inquiry in Mexico

The New York Times – Nov 17, 2020

Giuliani Is Said to Seek $20,000 a Day Payment for Trump Legal Work

The New York Times – Nov 17, 2020

How Trump's Refusal to Concede Affects Biden's National Security Transition

The New York Times – Nov 9, 2020