‘New York Times’ Launches Politics and Washington Facebook Page

By David Cohen Comment

NYTPoliticsAndWashingtonCoverImageThe New York Times launched a new Facebook page Monday, Politics and Washington.

The new page will be led by Washington bureau chief and politics editor Carolyn Ryan, Washington editor Elisabeth Bumiller and chief Washington correspondent and First Draft managing editor Carl Hulse, and it will share content from First Draft, the newspaper’s politics team and The Upshot.

Communications manager Jordan Cohen said in an email to SocialTimes:

The New York Times today launched a Politics and Washington page on Facebook to share breaking news, analysis, behind-the-scenes insight and campaign color, as well as to engage with readers on the complex and fascinating world of politics and campaigns, domestic policy and government, national security and foreign policy.

Readers: What do you think of the new Politics and Washington page?