- Plural of politico
- This article is about the tabloid newspaper. For the description of a person, see politico.
John F. Harris and Jim VandeHei left The Washington Post to become The Politicos editor-in-chief and executive editor, respectively. The Politico is financed by Robert Allbritton, chairman and chief executive of Allbritton Communications, which owns television stations in Washington and elsewhere, and is an affiliate of Disney-owned ABC. Frederick J. Ryan Jr., former Assistant to U.S. President Ronald Reagan, and currently chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Foundation, is president and CEO of The Politico.
Distribution and contentThe newspaper has a circulation of approximately 25,000, distributed for free on Capitol Hill and elsewhere in Washington, D.C.
The Politico is a partner with several news outlets who co-report and distribute its video, print, and audio content. Partners include CBS News, Allbritton Communications's ABC stations WJLA and KTUL,, and radio station WTOP.
Politico journalists covering political campaigns plan to carry a video camera with them to every assignment,