The Hill hires Steve Clemons as editor-at-large

The Hill hires Steve Clemons as editor-at-large
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The Hill has hired veteran journalist Steve Clemons as editor-at-large.
 
Clemons, 57, most recently served as editor-at-large of The Atlantic. He also was editor-in-chief of the magazine's live events series, AtlanticLIVE.
 
“All of us at The Hill are delighted to bring Steve Clemons's remarkable talent on board," The Hill's president, Richard Beckman, said in a statement. "Steve is uniquely respected within the Beltway and beyond for his ability to curate best-in-class editorial platforms, and we are excited about his future contribution in building The Hill events into the very best in class."
 
Bob Cusack, who serves as The Hill's editor-in-chief, said, “We are very excited to have Steve join The Hill. He is an exceptional journalist who I have long admired.”
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The hiring comes as The Hill continues to ramp up its staff ahead of the 2020 election. 
 
"What is happening today in D.C., every new twist and turn, is affecting the globe, and the team at The Hill is embedded in the storytelling of these consequential times like no other brand," Clemons said in a statement.
 
"I'm so excited to be joining The Hill's team and will work on building out new 3D journalism and thought leadership platforms that extend the considerable reach The Hill has achieved."