Politico promotes two and hires one for its politics coverage

The following excerpt was sent out from Politico’s deputy managing editor for politics Sam Stein: All – Politics. Policy. Power. These are the three pillars at the heart of POLITICO. Since its inception, POLITICO has defined itself as the go-to outlet for national reporting on those pillars. We obsess about them. And our readers do […]

Axios launches newsletter, hires Brufke as a congressional reporter

The following excerpt was sent out from Axios: Axios will launch Axios Hill Leaders, a new daily newsletter covering Congressional leaders, on April 17. Sent while Congress is in session, the newsletter will offer readers an insider’s guide to the most powerful people shaping Capitol Hill with exclusive reporting illuminating the process and personalities behind […]

Associated Press shares midterm election coverage plans

The following excerpt press release was sent out: The Associated Press, the most trusted source of information on election night with a history of accuracy dating to 1848, will offer that expertise to its customers and the public across all platforms when it counts the vote and covers the results of the Nov. 8 midterm […]

AP names 14 to its politics, democracy and elections team

The Associated Press’ Washington bureau chief Anna Johnson and deputy Washington bureau chief Steven Sloan announced staffers who will join the politics, democracy and elections team: Steve Peoples, based in New York, will continue as AP’s chief political writer with a focus on the biggest political trends, voter behavior and major statewide campaigns. Bill Barrow, based […]

Atlanta Journal-Constituion launches Swing State Georgia political newsletter

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has launched a subscriber newsletter Swing State Georgia, which includes text alerts and online events, and will provide up-to-the-minute political insights and analysis. It also features Politically Georgia, a twice-weekly podcast. “There’s simply no better vehicle than Swing State Georgia for hearing from — and interacting with — the smartest, most trusted […]