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Politico's Jill Abramson Article: 'Trust Us, It's Sexist'

The Nation | Jessica Valenti on April 26, 2013 | Posted 04.26.2013 | Media

Feminists put up with a lot: the mainstream media constantly announcing the movement's death, mansplainers, stereotypes about Birkenstocks. The whole ...

Jason Linkins

Politico Grouses About Forthcoming Book In The Most 'Beltway Insider' Article Ever Written | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Okay, so bear with me because this is going to be complicated and maybe not that interesting to any of you. Way back in 2010, Mark Leibovich wrote...

5 Ways to Re-Write Yourself Into a More Popular Character: A Letter to Jill Abramson

Sophie Hardach | Posted 06.25.2013 | Books
Sophie Hardach

Nothing makes a female character more likeable than her falling for a temperamental man and then whining about him to her best friend. Next time Baquet punches the wall, try to look lovestruck. Then whisper: "OMG he totally punched the wall! Does that mean he likes me?"

Ezra Klein Debunks Obamacare Bombshell | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

There's no effort to "exempt" Congress from Obamacare. No matter how this shakes out, Congress will have to follow the law, just like everyone else do...

No Politico, Not All Undocumented Immigrants Are Latino

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 04.23.2013 | Latino Voices

Politico made waves with an article published Monday that attempts to parse out the political efforts of a proposal for comprehensive immigration refo...

Think Again: 'Class Warfare' Revisited

Eric Alterman | Posted 06.18.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

The first time I clicked on this Politico article, titled "Obama, class warrior," I had to check my calendar. Had I forgotten April Fools Day? What else could explain what otherwise struck me as a purposeful -- indeed, expertly executed -- parody of a Politico article?

SIGHTING: Reporter Sights Self At Party | Posted 06.11.2013 | Media

This is too much!...

Politico Staffs Up With CNN, Bloomberg News Hires

Michael Calderone | Posted 06.09.2013 | Media
Michael Calderone

Politico lost one reporter to BuzzFeed, but has hired two more from CNN and Bloomberg News.

Michael Calderone

BuzzFeed Poaches Politico Reporter To Cover Congress | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.09.2013 | Media

NEW YORK –- BuzzFeed, the online news site that burst onto the political scene during the 2012 election, is beefing up Washington coverage and has h...

Michael Calderone

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

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

Michael Calderone

National Journal Poaches Editor From Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.29.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- In fall 2010, National Journal tried ramping up its Web presence following the success of Politico, a high-metabolism outlet that launch...

Jason Linkins

Politico Articles On Sequestration Effects Ignore Actual Impact On Public | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

One thing that's important to understand is that sequestration is doing exactly what it was designed to do -- slowly grind away at the basic services ...

Jason Linkins

So How's That Grand Bargain Working Out? | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

Well, another day, another dollar of revenue that's not being exchanged for a dollar of entitlement cuts. As sequestration remains in effect, and peop...

Chief Complaint of "Old School" Newspaper Reporters is Video, Politico's Dylan Byers

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.12.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

AUSTIN -- As video is becoming a central editorial and business focus for news organizations including The New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wa...

GOP Reboots After Messy 2012

Politico | Posted 03.10.2013 | Politics

The campaign arm of the congressional GOP is moving to reboot its polling operation after a messy 2012 cycle, the first concrete remedy taken by the R...

Fox News Lifting From Politico? | Posted 03.04.2013 | Media

The Agriculture Department’s programs for the poor also will see cuts in March, including the Women, Infants and Children program, which must cut it...

Woodward Does Duty With the Phony Outrage Machine

Eric Boehlert | Posted 04.30.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Why Woodward decided to stage a media tour based on a false premise of a non-existent threat remains to be seen. But we do know Woodward's now an honorary practitioner of the far right's Phony Outrage Machine.

Jon Ward

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

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

Edward-Isaac Dovere: Explaining the Obama Drone Program

92nd Street Y | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

POLITICO White House Editor Edward-Isaac Dovere, recently spoke with us about the controversial Obama drone program. Dovere touched on how the Obama a...

Maggie Haberman: Five Flash Points For 2013

92nd Street Y | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

POLITICO senior political writer, Maggie Haberman, recently shared with us what she thinks will be the five political flash points in 2013. The list ...

Maggie Haberman on Gun Control Debate: "I Expect The Fight Is Going To Be Very Ugly"

92nd Street Y | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y

POLITICO senior political writer, Maggie Haberman, recently gave us background on the history of gun control in America and her analysis of where thin...

Michael Calderone

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

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

Think Again: Politico's Top 10 Stories of 2012 -- or Maybe Not

Eric Alterman | Posted 03.05.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

It strikes me as a useful exercise to examine the underlying assumptions determining what makes a story "important" in the mind of a Washington insider. After all, it certainly doesn't appear to be a story's implications for policymaking or even its informed discussion of the issues.

Ben White: Inside the Fiscal Cliff

92nd Street Y | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics
92nd Street Y Chief Economic Correspondent, Ben White, recently spoke with us about the much anticipated fiscal cliff. White thinks the current stand ...

Krugman Bashes Politico: Takes 'Profoundly Ignorant' People Seriously

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.11.2012 | Business

Politico doesn't know how to cover economic policy, according to Paul Krugman. "They talk to various Very Serious People, and divine the insider co...