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  • IJR’s Erin McPike Is Traveling With Secretary Tillerson on Asia Trip

    CIJR’s White House Correspondent Erin McPike will be accompanying Secretary of State Tillerson during his upcoming trip to Japan, China, and South Korea. We don’t take this opportunity lightly and recognize the controversy surrounding press access for the trip. The

  • To IJR Staff: A Look Ahead

    As we approach the four-year anniversary of Independent Journal Review, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the unbelievable journey we have shared so far, and on our commitment to a vision for a media company that doesn’t

  • IJR Adds Veteran Reporter Erin McPike as White House Correspondent

    Washington, DC – IJR (Independent Journal Review) announced today that veteran political reporter Erin McPike will join the digital media company as White House Correspondent. McPike’s reporting pedigree includes previous beats for CNN, Real Clear Politics, NBC News, and National

  • IJR kicks off 2017 with record-breaking January​

    Coming off a 2016 which saw IJR (Independent Journal Review) as the most socially engaged news site on the planet on Election Day 2016, the digital news site began 2017 with a record-breaking month in January, amassing 104 million site

  • IJR Announces Eight New Hires, Growing Editorial and Video Teams

    Independent Journal Review (IJR), the most engaged news site in the United States, announced the addition of eight new team members, building out its editorial staff, as well as adding to its video team. “2016 was IJR’s first election cycle

  • ​IJR Special: Post Election 2016 Top 10

    IJR Special: Post Election 2016 Top 10 Senator Ted Cruz became the first declared presidential candidate of the 2016 election when he announced his candidacy 598 days ago on March 23, 2015. Since that time, the Independent Journal Review has

  • Independent Journal Review hires TheBlaze’s Jason Howerton

    Independent Journal Review hires TheBlaze’s Jason Howerton Alexandria, VA – Alex Skatell, founder and CEO of Independent Journal Review, announced Friday morning that Jason Howerton will join the IJR team as Deputy Editor on the creative and political teams. Howerton

  • 2015 OMMA Awards: IJR.com Best in Web Site Excellence for News, Politics

    Alexandria, VA – The Independent Journal Review (IJR.com) took home the award for Best in Web Site Excellence in News and Politics last night at the 2015 MediaPost OMMA Awards in New York City. MediaPost is one of the largest and

  • IJR.com, Rock the Vote & Kendall Jenner join forces to boost voter registration

    Alexandria, VA – Today, on National Voter Registration Day, the Independent Journal Review (INJO.com) and Rock the Vote announced an exciting partnership with the goal of boosting millennial voter engagement and registration ahead of the 2016 election. Fashion model and celebrity

  • IJR.com and Google Let America Lead the Debate

    Alexandria, VA – The Independent Journal Review (IJR.com) is collaborating with Google Consumer Surveys to gather in-depth and instant public feedback surrounding the 2016 presidential debates and election. Google Consumer Surveys is a highly-regarded online tool used in market and consumer