Aaron Mehta

The Center for Public Integrity

Aaron Mehta joined the Center in the summer of 2008. He primarily covers Money and Politics and National Security, but has also done stories touching on finance and the environment. A Boston area native, Mehta graduated from Tufts University in 2007. His stories have been published in The New York Times, Washington Post, POLITICO, ABC News and other publications. He was a Paul Miller Reporting Fellow. Mehta left the Center in 2012.

Crossroads GPS ad attacks Sen. Patty Murray in Seattle

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

California Republican lampooned in tropical ad

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

You Report: Election 2010

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

Though inactive since 2005, FEC complaints have kept America Coming Together's doors open

By Aaron Mehta and Josh Israel

PMA lobbyist pleads guilty

By Aaron Mehta

'SpeechNow' PACs hard to find in FEC database

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

Top pipeline regulator missing from Congressional hearing

By Aaron Mehta

Congress investigates treatment of Michigan oil spill victims

By Aaron Mehta and John Solomon

Despite court win after Citizens United, SpeechNow.Org yet to capitalize

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

What’s the cost of fixing BP’s image?

By Aaron Mehta

IRS not paying attention to 527 groups’ disclosures

By Aaron Mehta

Boehner's pro-business speech reflects campaign contributions

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

Volunteer vessels at BP rig were “floating militia,” need more coordination

By Aaron Mehta

Science panel investigates firefighting preceding BP oil spill

By Aaron Mehta

After 15-month wait, White House withdraws Sullivan nomination to FEC

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

Coast Guard modernization program nearly $4 billion over budget

By Aaron Mehta

Haphazard firefighting might have sunk BP oil rig

By Aaron Mehta and John Solomon

Second labor union failed to disclose lobbying activities

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

“Founders” rally for change in election finance

House considers proposal to eliminate all federal campaign contribution limits

BP’s $22,800 apology

Some lawmakers sold BP, transocean stock

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

As disasters strike, private sector preparedness program remains stalled

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

American Maritime Officers react to CPI investigation, amend lobbying disclosures

By Aaron Mehta and Josh Israel

Coast Guard fleet slowed by mechanical woes during BP, Haiti rescues

By Aaron Mehta and John Solomon

Backing Pelosi: A labor of love

By Josh Israel and Aaron Mehta

John Boehner: A pro-business agenda

By Josh Israel, Aaron Mehta and Caitlin Ginley

Mitch McConnell: Fueled by tobacco and whiskey

By Josh Israel, Aaron Mehta and Caitlin Ginley

Harry Reid: In the clearing stands a boxer

By Josh Israel, Aaron Mehta and Caitlin Ginley

Who bankrolls Congress?

By Aaron Mehta and Josh Israel

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