RealClearPolitics hit by surprise layoffs - 2017-09-14
Co-founder Tom Bevan confirmed that 20 of 70 full-time employees will exit as an economically driven restructuring takes place, with two verticals closing, including one on sports.The bread and butter politics unit is not unscathed, and those notified included Alexis Simendinger, its respected White House correspondent.
"We are not immune to economics," said Bevan. "The year after a presidential election is always our most challenging. That's part of the cycle we deal with."