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Capitol News Company

Capitol News Company, LLC is an American media company based in Arlington, Virginia, United States. It is a private holding company owned by Robert L. Allbritton.[1] Its primary publication is Politico.

Capitol News Company was created when Politico was spun out of Allbritton Communications Company in 2009. The company also publishes Politico New York,[2] a web site and magazine focused on the politics of New York City and New York state, as well as the inner workings of the New York-based news media, and which later expanded to cover New Jersey and Florida before being rebranded as Politico websites.


  1. ^ Robert L. Allbritton, Bloomberg, April 21, 2015. Retrieved February 28, 2018.
  2. ^ "Politico Expands In NY With Capital New York Purchase". 9 September 2013. Retrieved 30 March 2015.