11 Facts About The Wall Street Journal

1. The Wall Street Journal reported the plan to drop coverage stemmed from new health care requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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2. The Wall Street Journal has won more than 30 Pulitzer Prizes in its history.

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3. The Wall Street Journal views compare with those of the British publication The Economist, with its emphasis on free markets.

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4. The Wall Street Journal published an editorial that day attributing the improvement to Trump's purportedly superior economic policies, compared to Obama's.

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5. The Wall Street Journal won its first two Pulitzer Prizes for editorial writing in 1947 and 1953.

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6. The Wall Street Journal still heavily employs the use of caricatures, notably those of Ken Fallin, such as when Peggy Noonan memorialized then-recently deceased newsman Tim Russert.

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7. On September 5, 2006, The Wall Street Journal included advertising on its front page for the first time.

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8. In 2007, The Wall Street Journal launched a worldwide expansion of its website to include major foreign-language editions.

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9. In 2005, The Wall Street Journal reported a readership profile of about 60 percent top management, an average income of $191,000, an average household net worth of $2.1million, and an average age of 55.

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10. In September 2005, The Wall Street Journal launched a weekend edition, delivered to all subscribers, which marked a return to Saturday publication after a lapse of some 50 years.

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11. The Wall Street Journal took its modern shape and prominence in the 1940s, a time of industrial expansion for the United States and its financial institutions in New York.

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