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)
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]
OCLC number31153202

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 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.