Politics

Popular Politicial News Sites

Politico (www.politico.com)

Politico exerts significant influence on political news; its high rate of publciation ensures a constant source of news and has forced other publications to keep up.

FactCheck.org (www.factcheck.org)

FactCheck.org fact checks and rebuts false claims made by politicians and partisan groups; it is an important resource for keeping politicians honest. It won a Webby for best political blog.

The Nation (www.thenation.com)

It was founded as a successor to The Liberator, William Lloyd Garrison's abolitionist, and it continues to carry the progressive torch. It won a Webby for best political blog.