Contributing Editor, TIME

Michael Duffy is a contributing editor at TIME, where he spent 32 years as a correspondent and editor. He began his journalism career at Defense Week, moved in 1985 to TIME where he covered the Pentagon, the Congress, the White House and served as Washington Bureau Chief twice and ultimately as Editorial Director of Timeinc.  He has appeared regularly on PBS’ Washington Week in Review as well as other public affairs programs.  A 1980 graduate of Oberlin College, Michael has been a Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton University, and has served on the boards of the Reporters Committee For Freedom of the Press and St. Alban’s School in Washington, D.C.