Focusing on politics, policy, business and international relations, The Hill coverage includes the U.S. Congress, the presidency, and election campaigns. On its website, The Hill describes its product as “nonpartisan reporting on the inner workings of Congress and the nexus of politics and business”.
The paper was founded in 1994 and was published by New York businessman Jerry Finkelstein. The paper is currently[clarification needed]owned by his son Jimmy Finkelstein, who serves as its chairman. Bob Cusack currently[clarification needed] serves as the editor-in-chief, Johanna Derlega as the publisher, and Ian Swanson as managing editor.