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Revolving Door Newsletter: 05.17.13

Layoffs at the Village Voice; Cuts at Patch

May 17, 2013
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A list of the New York Post employees offered buyouts is leaking out and one source says of the group, "Loyal soldiers. Highest paid. Have pensions as well." Political editor Tom Topousis and reporter Douglas Montero said yes and have already had their farewell party. In total, the buyouts will claim more than 10 percent of the core news team, which numbers somewhere between 60 and 75. Joe Pompeo at Capital NY writes that the publication "stands to lose a sizable chunk of its longstanding institutional memory," noting other big names ...

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