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Friends and Colleagues Celebrate Ken Vogel's Big Money - Posted June 19, 2014
Last night at Glen's Garden Market, friends and colleagues came together to celebrate Ken Vogel's recent Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--on the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics. The evening was h... [FishbowlDC]

NYT Taps Coral Davenport for Climate Beat - Posted November 12, 2013
Washington-based Coral Davenport will take over the climate and energy beat at The New York Times from John M. Broder. Washington Bureau Chief ... [FishbowlDC]

Carl Hulse Named New York Times Washington Editor - Posted February 11, 2013
Carl Hulse has been promoted from deputy Washington bureau chief to Washington editor. Hulse has been deputy chief since August of 2011. Prior to that he served as the Times' chief... [Fishbowl NY]

Carl Hulse Named New York Times Washington Editor - Posted February 11, 2013
Carl Hulse has been promoted from deputy Washington bureau chief to Washington editor. Hulse has been deputy chief since August of 2011. Prior to that he served as the Times' chief... [FishbowlNY]

Exodus from Politico Continues - Posted February 9, 2012
Another Politico journalist is jumping ship. This time, it's Charles Hoskinson, who is setting sail to join The Navy Times as their Managing Editor. He has been writing the Morning Defense c... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Loses Editor to The New York Times - Posted January 27, 2012
Bill Hamilton is leaving his post as Deputy Managing Editor of Politico to join the New York Times. Prior to Politico Hamilton was with the Washington Post for almost 30 years. For more on the announcement, head over to our sister site, FishbowlDC.... [Fishbowl NY]

Politico Loses Editor to The New York Times - Posted January 27, 2012
Bill Hamilton is leaving his post as Deputy Managing Editor of Politico to join the New York Times. Prior to Politico Hamilton was with the Washington Post for almost 30 years. For more on the announcement, head over to our sister site, FishbowlDC.... [FishbowlNY]

Hamilton Leaves Politico for NYT - Posted January 27, 2012
Despite being promoted recently to Deputy Managing Editor from White House Editor, Bill Hamilton is leaving Politico for the NYT to be the National Security Editor. VandeHarris hasn't yet sent out a m... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Hires Globe Reporter to Pick Up the Slack - Posted November 29, 2011
Politico has hired Boston Globe's Donovan Slack to be a senior reporter on their 44 page, which chronicles President Obama. She replaces ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Reporters/Editors: The Chosen Ones - Posted May 2, 2011
We've learned specifics on which Politico reporters received the exclusive invite to the boss's house on Sunday. As many know by now, Politico's Robert Allbritton and wife, Elena, held a post WHCD brunch at their Georgetown home, but only a small select group of ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico Will Launch Local D.C. Web Site; Former Post.com Editor To Lead - Posted October 28, 2009
Politico owner Robert Allbritton will be launching a local website focused on D.C. news, The New Republic reports. At the helm: Jim Brady, former editor of Washingtonpost.com. It's "his most direct... [MediaJobsDaily]

It's Official: WaPo's Hamilton to Politico - Posted June 8, 2009
Bill Hamilton, a 29-year WaPo veteran, has taken the paper's 2009 buyout and is heading to Politico. Jim VandeHei and John Harris announced the move in an email to staff this afternoon: We'll work out many of the d... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List 02.04.09 - Posted February 4, 2009
Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box ... [FishbowlDC]

Merida As AME/National - Posted December 15, 2008
FishbowlDC hears that Kevin Merida may soon be named the Washington Post's AME/National...replacing Rajiv Chandrasekaran. >UPDATE: Confirmed. Full memo from Phil Bennett and ... [FishbowlDC]

For WaPo Big Wigs, A Special Buffet - Posted November 6, 2008
So... Each election night at the Washington Post, a big buffet spread is provided to staffers, many of whom stay up late and work hard while the results roll in. It's not only a tradition, but a fairly democratic one at that: Staffers like the fact that everyone from Don Graham on... [FishbowlDC]

Thompson Returns To The Post - Posted February 12, 2008
Okay, so here's how it started: A tipster heard that the Washington Post's Susan Glasser, Bill Hamilton and one more big time Postie were spotted having coffee recently with NYTimes investigative reporter Marilyn Thompson. Speculation has it that Thompson was upset that the Times didn't run their story about the relationship between Sen.... [FishbowlDC]

TV Guide Network Underperforms, No One Surprised - Posted December 10, 2007
MediaPost's Wayne Friedman suggests the TV Guide Network needs a bigger picture. Macrovision is buying the Gemstar assets, including TV Guide magazine, website and the ... [FishbowlLA]

More on the Post's Obama Story - Posted December 5, 2007
You can't help but read this Politico story -- "Wash. Post Obama story under fire" -- and think that former Posties Jim VandeHei and John Harris were tickled pink to run it. Discussing last week's controversial Obama article in the Post, Michael Calderone talks to the Post's Bill Hamilton, who gives a... [FishbowlDC]

Bill Hamilton: Staying - Posted August 8, 2007
Settle down, Posties: National politics editor Bill Hamilton isn't going anywhere. FishbowlDC has learned that Hamilton did recently consider working for the Philadelphia Inquirer, even going so far as to meet with Inky higher-ups, look at potential Philadelphia neighborhoods to live in, potential Philadelphia schools for the kids (Hamilton is married to... [FishbowlDC]

The Post's National Desk - Posted June 25, 2007
A number of you have written in confused about how Rajiv Chandrasekaran's recent promotion affects the Washington Post's National Desk. To help you out, here's the pecking order, in order of rank: 1. Susan Glasser, AME/National 2. Bill Hamilton (National politics editor) and Rajiv Chandrasekaran (National Editor). Rajiv will oversee all other national... [FishbowlDC]

Howell Critiques Post's Edwards Story - Posted January 22, 2007
From her internal Omblog: THE EDWARDS STORY More than a dozen readers, both inside the newsroom and outside, were troubled by the John Edwards story on Page today. So was I. Most complainers thought that the story either wasn't worth a story or wasn't worth fronting or both. It was interesting enough to... [FishbowlDC]

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