The Hill (newspaper)
The Hill is an American digital media company, based in Washington, D.C. which began as a newspaper publisher in 1994. It is the largest independent political news site in the United States, is second in online political news readership behind CNN, and as of 2018 it was the third most-tweeted U.S. news source.
|Type||Daily newspaper (when Congress is in session)|
|Owner(s)||Nexstar Media Group|
|Founder(s)||Jerry Finkelstein and Martin Tolchin|
|Managing editor||Ian Swanson|
|Photo editor||Greg Nash|
|Founded||September 1, 1994|
|Headquarters||1625 K St., NW, Suite 900, Washington, D.C., 20006 U.S.|
|Circulation||24,000 print (as of December 2012)|
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. The Hill describes its output as "nonpartisan reporting on the inner workings of Government and the nexus of politics and business".
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.