What does Politico stand for?
Politico, known originally as The Politico, is an American political opinion company based in Arlington County, Virginia, that covers politics and policy in the United States and internationally.
When was politico founded?
Politico was founded in 2007 to focus on politics with fast-paced Internet reporting in granular detail, comparable to the sports analysis of SportsCenter or ESPN. John F. Harris and Jim VandeHei left The Washington Post to become Politico ' s editor-in-chief and executive editor, respectively.
What happened to Politico?
Its coverage in Washington, D.C., includes the U.S. Congress, lobbying, the media, and the presidency. Axel Springer SE, a German publisher, announced in August 2021 that it had agreed to buy Politico from founder Robert Allbritton for over $1 billion. The closing took place in late October 2021.
Does Politico have a magazine?
They also have their own bi-monthly magazine that covers politics, news, and opinions. On 8/26/2021 German publisher, Axel Springer purchased Politico for a reported 1 billion dollars.