Robert Allbritton

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.

Politico’s Allbritton Buys Capital New York

The subscription approach to news is getting a significant boost, with Politico owner Robert Allbritton buying Capital New York with an eye on applying Politico’s business model to the online news site.

Politico Owner Puts TV Stations on the Block

Longtime TV owner Allbritton Communications is looking to get out of the TV business to devote all its resources to Politico and other new media. Robert Allbritton, the 44-year-old publisher of Politico, revealed his plans in a memo to employees this morning.