WSJ names Real Time Economics editor

The Wall Street Journal has named Becky Bowers editor for its Real Time Economics blog. Bowers is currently based in Washington as PolitiFact's digital operations editor for  at the Tampa Bay Times.

"Excited to announce that after 12 dear and delightful years with @TB_Times & @PolitiFact, I’m joining @WSJ as editor of @WSJecon," Bowers shared on Twitter.

"Congratulations on the new job, but I’m so sad for us!" replied TBT's Ron Brackett.

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