Anschutz Buys Weekly Standard

Phil Anschutz is the proud owner of the conservative Weekly Standard magazine, according to a report from Anschutz’s Washington Examiner newspaper.

“Clarity Media Group CEO Ryan McKibben announced today that the company had acquired The Weekly Standard magazine, which he characterized as “one of the most highly respected publications of public policy and political commentary in America,” the Examiner said.

Clarity owns the Washington Examiner and the San Francisco Examiner.