WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Politico and http://www.politico.com today announced a new content-sharing partnership with http://www.USATODAY.com, the web site of the nation's largest national newspaper. Under the new partnership, Politico's coverage of the presidential campaign, Congress and special interests will be featured prominently on USATODAY.com's redesigned political page. Some Politico coverage will also appear in the print edition of the USA TODAY. "It has always been our goal to grow The Politico audience by introducing our coverage and website to readers around the world," said Robert Allbritton, CEO of Politico's parent company, Allbritton Communications. "This is the perfect marriage: our comprehensive coverage of politics with USATODAY.com's cutting edge, widely read web platform." The partnership will also feature USATODAY.com political coverage on POLITICO.com. The USA TODAY deal is the fifth content-sharing agreement between The Politico and influential newspapers. The company previously announced The Politico is sharing content with the largest newspapers in the four states hosting the first-in-the-nation presidential primaries and caucuses: The Des Moines Register, The New Hampshire Union Leader, The State and Las Vegas Sun. Politico stories are also featured in The New York Observer. USATODAY.com is an award-winning news and information Web site that is updated 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Each month, millions of unique monthly visitors access USATODAY.com News, Money, Sports, Life, Technology, Weather and Travel sections which combine the best of USA TODAY news and information and the latest breaking news with cutting-edge interactive features, information graphics and multimedia functions including audio, video and live Webcasts. USATODAY.com is owned by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI). For more information, please visit http://www.usatoday.com. The Politico newspaper is published on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday when Congress is in session and is updated 24 hours per day on POLITICO.com. For more information, please visit http://www.politico.com.
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