"Charlie is the perfect fit for The Times. He has strong conservative values and will ensure our opinion pages are a lively forum for vigorous policy debates," said Mr. Beasley. "Charlie understands that Washington should be working for people across the country, not just for the inside-the-Beltway crowd."
"Mercedes is a brilliant individual and one of the most admired political strategists today," Times' CEO and President Larry Beasley said. "Having someone with her well-rounded talents and expertise in the political arena join TWT is just another great addition to our already strong team."