Jim VandeHei

New and Old Political Media Are Battling for Dominance in the Century’s Wildest Election

There may be no group more hungry for information—and more desperate for news and gossip—than those who populate the halls of power in Washington, D.C. From congressional staffers to K Street lobbyists, the nation's capital—like Wall Street—feeds on immediate access to the most up-to-the-minute content.

Politico Will Launch a European Site

Confirming months of speculation, Politico announced plans to produce a European edition. The news site is teaming with German media conglomerate Axel Springer in an equal partnership for the venture, but specifics remain scarce.

Politico Executive Editor Becomes Its President and CEO

Politico co-founder Jim VandeHei is hanging up his executive editor hat to become the publication's president and CEO.