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Shady and Corrupt? The Real Story Behind Sarah Palin's Deceitful Response to Hillary Clinton's Emails

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Why would she now call further attention to her lies and obfuscations of the truth nearly six years after she abandoned her governorship? Because it pays for her to do so.

Gabriel Arana

At The Daily Caller, You're Not Allowed To Criticize Fox News

HuffingtonPost.com | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.18.2015 | Media

So much for editorial independence. Conservative blogger Mickey Kaus has resigned from The Daily Caller after the site’s co-founder and editor-in-ch...

Michael Calderone

Politico Preparing For European Launch In April

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.17.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- Politico announced a flurry of hires Tuesday and plans to launch its European edition on April 21, according to a staff memo obtained by T...

Politico: Reid Will Face Pressure to Remove Menendez From Leadership if Menendez Is Indicted

Robert Naiman | Posted 03.09.2015 | Politics
Robert Naiman

Politico reports that Senate Democrats don't have a rule like Senate Republicans do, but that nonetheless Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid will face pressure to remove New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez from the Democratic leadership in the Senate if Menendez is indicted,

"(Ya Got) Trouble" at Pearson

Alan Singer | Posted 03.10.2015 | Education
Alan Singer

Pearson is in trouble and needs to rebuild U.S. Learning Services because it is not a high-performing organization. Remaining employees are ordered to "focus on our markets, our learners, and the ecosystem we belong to," but never, at least not according to this memo, on the quality of Pearson education products...

Gabriel Arana

Fox News Doesn't Care If Bill O'Reilly Is A Liar

HuffingtonPost.com | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.05.2015 | Media

Of all the allegations levied at Bill O’Reilly, the most compelling -- the most difficult to wave away -- is his claim to have witnessed the suicide...

Hillary Clinton Stories Ensure Reporters Front-Page Coverage Even Without Facts

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 03.05.2015 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

Somehow all the sturm and drang created by each new "accusation and bombshell" her opponents dream up, and the press jumps to report, ends the same; Hillary is never shown to have done anything wrong. She comes out of these made for TV crisis looking like what she is; a brilliant woman and good politician who gets things done.

Ta-Nehisi Coates, Cartoonist Garry Trudeau Among Polk Award Winners

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 02.17.2015 | Media

Journalists from The New York Times, The Washington Post, Politico and The Atlantic are among those who won George Polk Awards for "investigative and ...

Amanda Terkel

BREAKING NEWS SIREN: Politico Installs A Breaking News Siren

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.16.2015 | Media

WASHINGTON -- Imagine that you're a reporter on the phone with a source. Suddenly, a flashing red light pops up in the newsroom. After you overcome yo...

The Future of Test-Driven Accountability Is Bleak

John Thompson | Posted 03.14.2015 | Education
John Thompson

The best single prediction for the top education stories of 2015 was made by the conservative Rick Hess who anticipates: Proposals for "Smart" Policy...

Michael Calderone

New York Times Staffing Up For 2016 Election With Big Politico Hire

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.09.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet said Tuesday that with last month's buyouts and layoffs completed, the paper was in rebuilding...

Michael Calderone

Jack Shafer Joins Politico

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.09.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- Media critic Jack Shafer is joining Politico to write a regular column on the press and politics as well as feature-length articles, accor...

Michael Calderone

Politico's Laura McGann Joins Vox To Lead Political Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.22.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Politico deputy managing editor Laura McGann is joining Vox as the site’s first political editor. In an interview with The Huffingto...

Nikki Finke Reportedly In Talks With Politico

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.19.2014 | Media

Nikki Finke, founder and former editor-in-chief of Deadline, is said to be in talks with Politco about joining the site as a political columnist, The ...

Michael Calderone

Politico's White House Editor Jumps To National Journal

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.15.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Politico White House editor Dan Berman is joining National Journal as an assistant managing editor, according to a staff memo. Nationa...

The Media-Pollster Axis Stole the Election

Llewellyn King | Posted 01.17.2015 | Politics
Llewellyn King

There is no doubt about the public mood. So why didn't the public vote when there was so much journalistic enthusiasm for the election; when an amazing amount of television time, especially on cable, was given to politics; and when radio goes at politics 24-7?

CNN's S.E. Cupp, Fox News Media Consultant Reportedly Provided Training To GOP Candidates

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.06.2014 | Media

According to a Politico report, CNN commentator S.E. Cupp and Fox News media consultant Jon Kraushar both gave media training to most major Republican...

Will the Law Finally Catch Up to Goldman Sachs?

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 12.23.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Remarkably, Goldman Sachs, one of the richest, most powerful, politically connected (aka Government Sachs) too-big-to-fail Wall Street banks, has demonstrated a Teflon-like ability to bounce back from egregious misdeeds, if not outright illegal conduct, and horrible publicity.

Jason Linkins

BP's Damage To The Gulf Of Mexico Has Been Wildly Exaggerated, Says BP Flack In Politico Magazine

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.22.2014 | Politics

[Updated, below.] Today's Politico Magazine offers up some seriously dope sponsored content for your weary body, in the form of an article called "...

Michael Calderone

Politico Promotes Blake Hounshell, Reveals New Website In Staff Meeting

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.07.2014 | Media

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

Politico Sees Big Money In Expanding Its Labor Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.06.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- The percentage of American workers in unions is the lowest in nearly a century, and only two major newspapers still devote a reporter full...

Autism Without Fear: A Reluctant Vote for Buddy Cianci

Michael John Carley | Posted 12.02.2014 | Politics
Michael John Carley

I know. This is also a little outside the autism world, but I'm a born meddler, an Asperger brain really needs to weigh in on this election, and it's ...

Jason Linkins

Politico Magazine Extends Raised Middle Finger To Its Readers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics

Susan Glasser once wrote the following in an "Editors' Note," introducing people to Politico Magazine: We all know we live at a moment of informati...

VIDEO: With Senator Warren Watching, Suze Orman Denies, Admits, Rationalizes Teaching at University of Phoenix

David Halperin | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics
David Halperin

It's hard to square Orman's initial denial with the admission that immediately followed. Perhaps it was a lawyerish parsing -- "it depends on what the meaning of 'at' is."

Inequality, Nick Hanauer and the Patriot's Moral Code

Timothy J. Barnett | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics
Timothy J. Barnett

The July/August 2014 issue of Politico Magazine sports a special report decrying excessive economic inequality, written by plutocrat extraordinare, Nick Hanauer.