- 22 April 2014
New Politics and Policy Venture, edited by David Leonhardt, Uses Data and Analytics to Help Readers Navigate the News
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The New York Times (NYTimes.com) today launched its new politics and policy website, The Upshot (NYTimes.com/upshot), the goal of which is to help readers better navigate the news using data, graphics and technology.
Edited by Pulitzer winner and former New York Times Washington Bureau chief David Leonhardt, The Upshot delivers thoughtful explanation and analysis to help readers deepen their understanding of major issues. Graphics and interactives, built by The Times's award-winning graphics staff, are a central part of The Upshot's work.