Matt Murray has been named editor-in-chief of The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires. Murray succeeds Gerard Baker. Baker, after five-and-a-half years as the paper’s EIC, will become the Journal’s editor-at-large. He is credited with growing the WSJ’s daily circulation by more than one-third, in part, due to its rapid digital expansion.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.