The Hill (newspaper)

The Hill is an American digital media company, based in Washington, D.C. which began as a newspaper publisher in 1994.[2][4] It is the largest independent political news site in the United States, is second in online political news readership behind CNN,[5] and as of 2018 it was the third most-tweeted U.S. news source.[6]

The Hill
TypeDaily newspaper (when Congress is in session)
FormatCompact
Owner(s)Nexstar Media Group
Founder(s)Jerry Finkelstein and Martin Tolchin
EditorBob Cusack[1]
Managing editorIan Swanson[1]
Photo editorGreg Nash
FoundedSeptember 1, 1994; 27 years ago (1994-09-01)
LanguageAmerican English
Headquarters1625 K St., NW, Suite 900, Washington, D.C., 20006 U.S.
CityWashington, D.C.
CountryUnited States
Circulation24,000 print (as of December 2012)[2][3]
ISSN1521-1568
OCLC number31153202
Websitethehill.com

Focusing on politics, policy, business and international relations, The Hill's coverage includes the U.S. Congress, the presidency and executive branch, and election campaigns.[7] The Hill describes its output as "nonpartisan reporting on the inner workings of Government and the nexus of politics and business".[8]

The company's primary outlet is TheHill.com. The Hill is additionally distributed in print for free around Washington, D.C. and distributed to all congressional offices. It is owned by Nexstar Media Group.