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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 11.18.2014 | 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 10.23.2014 | 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.

Bobby Andrew to EPA: Stop the Pebble Mine

Joel Reynolds | Posted 11.15.2014 | Green
Joel Reynolds

It's essential that EPA protect Bristol Bay from the Pebble Mine -- a giant gold and copper mine proposed at the headwaters of the world's greatest wild salmon fishery, valued at $1.5 billion annually. The Bristol Bay fishery is -- and, only if protected, will remain -- the economic engine that sustains the region, its communities, and its people.

Michael Calderone

Politico Management Shake-Up Expected

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.15.2014 | Media

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

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.09.2014 | Media

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

Bristol Bay to EPA: Stop the Pebble Mine Now

Joel Reynolds | Posted 11.08.2014 | Green
Joel Reynolds

Meet Holly Wysocki, a Bristol Bay native, a life-long subsistence and commercial fisher, and a long-time opponent of the Pebble Mine. Born and still living in the town of Dillingham on the shores of Bristol Bay, Holly's life and that of her family revolve around the wild salmon fishery and depend on its protection -- literally.

Michael Calderone

Politico Gearing Up For Europe Expansion

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.08.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Politico is planning to expand into Europe through the launch of a new organization based in Brussels, Belgium, the capital of the Europea...

Michael Calderone

Politico Executive Editor Rick Berke Resigns Over Strategy Differences

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.07.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Politico executive editor Rick Berke resigned Sunday, writing in a staff memo that he disagreed with co-founders John Harris and Jim Vande...

Jason Linkins

Politico Columnist Pretty Sure Glenn Greenwald Has 'Peaked'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

Over at Politico, Michael Hirsh is wondering if Glenn Greenwald -- one of the select few journalists to whom former National Security Agency contracto...

Breaking: GOP Has a Woman Problem! But Does It Matter?

Margie Omero | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics
Margie Omero

Here's a tough question for the left: Can Republicans still be successful even as they continue to alienate a majority of the electorate? In midterms, the answer is undoubtedly yes.

Why Health Care Costs So Much: Both Parties Suck at Teat of Medical-Industrial Complex

Wendell Potter | Posted 10.25.2014 | Politics
Wendell Potter

Will Congress act to save taxpayers billions of dollars -- and protect the solvency of the Medicare programs -- by taking on the AMA, the drugmakers and the insurers? Don't hold your breath.

McConnell's Reconciliation

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.20.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I'm using the word "reconciliation" in a very specific rules-of-the-Senate fashion. Because McConnell just revealed to Politico how he intends to govern, should his party take control of the Senate in November -- and it appears that the previously-arcane "budget reconciliation" maneuver will figure heavily in his playbook.

A Former Obama Aide's Revealing 'Rolling Stone' Article

Dennis Earl | Posted 10.09.2014 | Politics
Dennis Earl

Reid Cherlin used to work for The Obama Administration. After the election of the new President in 2008, he worked in the Press Secretary's Office as one of its spokespeople. In a new piece for Rolling Stone magazine, he recounts his experiences from the inside. It has to be read to be believed.

Gardner Abortion Hypocisy Continues Unchecked

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.09.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The latest reporter to ask senatorial candidate Cory Gardner why he's un-endorsed the state personhood amendments but has yet to un-cosponsor a proposed federal personhood law is Politico's Paige Winfield Cunningham.

Campaign To 'Draft Manchin' For 2016 Presidential Race Drawing Attention

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

Is Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) contemplating a run for president? Politico seems to think maybe. Its morning Huddle email newsletter on Wednesday p...