Axios Aims To Be ’60 Minutes’ Of Modern Age

Axios’ bi-weekly news series for HBO is ramping up production and moving to Monday nights. The company’s co-founder and CEO Jim VandeHei wants the show to wield an influence similar to 60 Minutes for a new generation.

FCC Press Secretary Kim Hart Leaving

Politico co-founder Jim VandeHei’s new company doesn’t have a name yet. And he has yet to explain exactly what the company will be, exactly. But he’s hiring for it anyway. His newest recruit is Hart, the current press secretary at the FCC. Hart will oversee tech coverage for the new company, which should launch early next year.