Michael Shear

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Birthday
17, 1968
Birthplace
United States
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
17, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
United States

About

Journalist who has gained prominence for covering the White House and Donald Trump for The New York Times, beginning in 2016 with the presidential election. He shared a Pulitzer Prize while a columnist at The Washington Post in 2008 for covering the Virginia Tech mass shooting. 

Before Fame

He earned his B.A. from Claremont McKenna College. He would later earn his M.A. in public policy from Harvard University. 

Trivia

He wrote for the Tampa Tribune before moving to The Washington Post in 2010. He has made frequent appearances on CNN and MSNBC. 

Family Life

He shares two children with his wife. 

Associated With

He extensively covered Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign for The New York Times.