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Jim VandeHei Has Some Terrible Ideas About A Third-Party Candidate

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.26.2016 | Home

Every four years, someone comes along to write a terrible piece advocating for a third party, usually basing their argument on their own idiosyncratic...

Politico Speeds Up Management Transition As Co-Founder Jim VandeHei Nears Exit

The Huffington Post | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.04.2016 | Home

NEW YORK -- Politico president and co-founder Jim VandeHei is likely to soon leave the company he co-founded, roughly seven months ahead of the previo...

Massive Shakeup At Politico With Co-Founder Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen Set To Leave

The Huffington Post | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.29.2016 | Home

Politico CEO Jim VandeHei and chief White House correspondent Mike Allen will leave the news organization they helped launch nine years ago and built ...

Michael Calderone

Politico Promotes Blake Hounshell, Reveals New Website In Staff Meeting | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.07.2014 | Home

NEW YORK -– The past month has been especially eventful at Politico, with the news organization announcing a new editor, losing an executive editor...

Michael Calderone

New Politico Editor Susan Glasser Wants To 'Win The Morning' -- And The Afternoon And Evening | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.18.2014 | Home

NEW YORK –- On Thursday morning, Politico cofounders John Harris and Jim VandeHei introduced Susan Glasser to the entire Rosslyn, Virginia, newsroom...

Michael Calderone

Politico Management Shake-Up Expected | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.15.2014 | Home

NEW YORK –- Politico Magazine Editor Susan Glasser is expected to be promoted this week to a larger leadership position at the Washington political ...

Michael Calderone

Politico Parters With Axel Springer For European Expansion | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.09.2014 | Home

NEW YORK -- Politico announced Tuesday that the Washington news organization is partnering with Berlin-based media company Axel Springer to launch a n...

Michael Calderone

New York Times Moves In On Politico's Turf | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.20.2013 | Home

NEW YORK –- A few months ago, New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson said in an interview that she looks at Politico each day, and specifical...

Politico's VandeHei Leaves Newsroom For CEO Role

Michael Calderone | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Michael Calderone

Jim VandeHei, a co-founder of Politico, is leaving the newsroom to become the publication's CEO.

Michael Calderone

Politico Makes Major Expansion In New York City | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.09.2013 | Home

NEW YORK -- Politico, which has grown from startup to dominant player in Washington, D.C., media over six-and-a-half years, is planning to take on New...

Jason Linkins

Politico's Harris And VandeHei Are Sick Of Your Politico Critiques | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.18.2013 | Home

Every interview with Politico's two-headed hydra, John Harris and Jim VandeHei, is a tiny little puzzle-box treasure. And credit must be dispensed: Th...

Talking To Politico's Editors | Posted 08.18.2013 | Home

The dominant mode of Washington journalism tends to both reflect and entrench the values of its era. The eminent writers and editors of the immediate ...

Michael Calderone

Politico Puts Flagship Web Show On Hold To Retool | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.03.2013 | Home

Politico has quietly placed its thrice-weekly web show “Politico Live” on hold while retooling the format, perhaps to a weekly show featuring its ...

Jon Ward

When Was The Last Time Obama Endured A Media Feeding Frenzy? | Jon Ward | Posted 02.25.2013 | Home

WASHINGTON -- There was much hand-wringing last week over Politico's "puppet master" piece claiming that President Obama runs circles around reporter...

Michael Calderone

Politico Lays Off Staffers Amid Restructuring | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.09.2013 | Home

NEW YORK -- Since its 2007 debut, Politico has expanded its newsroom quickly while some legacy media outlets, like the Washington Post, have scaled ba...

Politico Accidentally Exposes Beltway Elite

New York Magazine | Jonathan Chait | Posted 12.11.2012 | Home

Politico editors Jim VandeHei and Mike Allen today have published what may be the most revealing piece I have ever read about the Washington power eli...

Michael Calderone

How The Romney Campaign Bashes And Exploits The Media | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.17.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- On Thursday afternoon, the Romney campaign reportedly turned on the press. By Sunday evening, the Romney campaign turned to the press in o...

Michael Calderone

Inside The Politico 'Cult' | Michael Calderone | Posted 07.02.2012 | Home

On an early May evening, Politico executive editor and co-founder Jim VandeHei rallied his troops on the 30th floor of Allbritton Communications, loca...

Michael Calderone

Politico Makes Bias Claims It Can't Back Up | Michael Calderone | Posted 06.06.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- Politico's executive editor, Jim VandeHei, and chief White House correspondent, Mike Allen, suggested Thursday that The New York Times and...

Jason Linkins

Politico's VandeHei: Unattractive Members of Congress Should Not Have Affairs (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Former Congressman Joe Scarborough has a column of advice for the incoming class of freshman legislators up on Politico today, and this morning he hosted Politico's Jim VandeHei on Morning Joe to work some sweet, sweet, vertically-integrated synergy.

Localization and Media Targeting Prove Right for Washington

Mike Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mike Smith

Jim VandeHei, editor of Politico, took a big gamble leaving the Washington Post ( to start a new print publication. In fact, to...

Obama and the Cowardly Goons; or, Politico's Incorrect and Appallingly Stupid "Analysis" of the President's Response to his Critics

Michael J.W. Stickings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael J.W. Stickings

Obama is fighting back only because Republicans have so far spent his entire presidency trying to obstruct his every move.

Jason Linkins

DNC Understandably Upset At Politico Piece Linking Obama To Roman Polanski | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The DNC is up in arms at a brief piece in The Politico that linked Barack Obama to Roman Polanski through a scant $34,000 worth of donations that were...

Cheney Sets the Trap

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rick Horowitz

You'd think that the at-long-last-former Vice President of the US might take his eight years of power and his 13 points of public approval and slink off to one of those undisclosed locations he liked so much.