Center’s Medicare Advantage Money Grab series wins Meyer Journalism Award

By William Gray

Center’s ground-breaking Medicare Advantage investigation named first-place winner of the 2014 Philip Meyer Journalism Award.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":

"… ollow @FredSchulte and @zubakskees on Twitter. …"

"… ;despite little evidence elderly patients received more treatment. “The Center for Public Integrity is extremely pleased to win the Philip Meyer Award for the second time in …"

Meet Center reporters at our Nov. 13 event in D.C.

By William Gray

Center for Public Integrity is holding its 2nd Silver Symposium at the National Press Club, and you're invited.

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"… atow, Host of Public Radio’s Science Friday; Bill Siemering, Founder of NPR’s All Things Considered; Charles Lewis, Founder, Center for Public Inte …"

Center awarded $2.9 million grant for coverage of state government

Center dramatically expanding its reporting on influence of special interests on state governments.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… nvestigative reporting at the state level,” said Center Executive Editor Bill Buzenberg, who noted it is especially important given the “sharp decrease in state …"

Center honored for making government more transparent

Society of Professional journalists honors Center for making government more transparent.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ols and then shortchanged on alternative education. Executive Director Bill Buzenberg said of the award: "The Center for Public integrity is deeply honored by t …"

25 years, countless investigations and 935 lies

By Charles Lewis

Founder Chuck Lewis tells how the Center for Public Integrity came to be in this excerpt from his new book.

Excerpts from this story referencing "CEO":

"… eks after we had published a story about Dick Cheney’s years as the CEO of Halliburton, in August 2000, we found ourselves being sued in U.S. dist …"

"… ns, and federal government contracts/loans during Cheney’s five years as CEO, compared to the five years preceding his tenure there—and that among th …"

Center sues in an effort to make Medicare Advantage files public

By Fred Schulte

Center sues to make records public.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… paying public. There’s no excuse for  ignoring our request,” said Bill Buzenberg, the Center’s Executive Director. Medicare Advantage, a privately-run a …"

Center for Public Integrity's executive director stepping down

Pulitzer Prize-winning news organization begins search for a replacement.

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"… School. “Bill has taken the Center to its greatest heights yet,” said Charles Lewis, Center founder, and now executive editor of the Investigative Reporting W …"

Center wins first Pulitzer Prize

Winning investigation exposed the systematic denial of benefits to sufferers of black lung disease by lawyers and doctors.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… leading nonprofit, digital, investigative news organizations,” said Bill Buzenberg, executive director. “I want to pay a special tribute to investigative r …"

Center's report on black lung wins prestigious Goldsmith Prize

Investigation detailed denials of black lung benefits to coal miners.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Jim Morris":

"… ition to Hamby and Ross, also named for the prize were Ronnie Greene, Jim Morris and Chris Zubak-Skees of the Center and Matthew Mosk and Rhonda Schwa …"

Center wins Polk award for financial coverage

By The Center for Public Integrity

Award honors 'After the Meltdown,' which showed those most responsible for financial crisis living in luxury.

Excerpts from this story referencing "JPMorgan Chase":

"… ore aggressive in their pursuit of sanctions against corporate wrongdoing. JPMorgan Chase for example, entered into multibillion dollar settlements with the governm …"

Two Center projects named finalists for Goldsmith investigative reporting prize

By The Center for Public Integrity

Pair of investigations named finalists for prestigious Goldsmith Prize.

Excerpts from this story referencing "ICIJ":

"… ed by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), a project of the Center.  Based on more than 2.5 million leaked fi …"

"… 2 journalists and 42 media partners in 58 nations.     The ICIJ project was an unprecedented media collaboration that took 18 months to re …"

"… at The Center for Public Integrity in Washington, D.C., is made up of 175 ICIJ members who work as investigative reporters in more than 60 countries. …"

Weekly Watchdog: Counting impact and awards

By Bill Buzenberg

Counting impact and awards

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… to do enterprising stories on government." Produced in collaboration with Global Integrity and Public Radio International, this work has been written about in 1,500 …"

Crowd-funding our watchdog reporting

By Bill Buzenberg

Support the Center and other public interest groups by making a donation to Freedom of the Press Foundation.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… reporting.” I couldn’t have said it better.  Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

Support our crowd-funded project and actor John Cusack will match it

By The Center for Public Integrity

Freedom of the Press Foundation's latest crowd-funding campaign includes The Center, two more new outlets.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… we can bring more attention and funding to our investigative work,” said Bill Buzenberg, The Center’s Executive Director.   The Center for Public Integrity …"

Watchdog 6/20/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "The Washington Post":

"… n by our two organizations is, I hope, the harbinger of many more to come. The Washington Post will also be publishing print versions of our investigation.FRONTLINE prod …"

Wachdog 6/7/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":

"… tants."But many a modern lawmaker seems to abhor that prescription. At the Center for Public Integrity, we've been busy tracking legislative action in the wake of our massive St …"

Watchdog 5/24/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":

"… ot for their corporate sponsors. We all want fair and clean elections. The Center for Public Integrity seeks to provide much needed transparency and accountability, tracking thi …"

Watchdog 5/10/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "American Legislative Exchange Council":

"… three statesIt could take several years for the IRS to decide whether the American Legislative Exchange Council is indeed a lobbyist required to register with that label and disclose how …"

Weekly Watchdog 5/3/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… estigative Reporting Workshop at American University.Until next week, Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director 10 donors represent a third of contributions to sup …"

Weekly Watchdog 4/12/12

Watchdog

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… or the Columbia University John B. Oakes Award.Until next week,  Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director  NRA, conservatives unite on voter turnoutThe …"

Ohio Democrats demand transparency task force in response to D grade

By Caitlin Ginley

Lawmakers cite State Integrity Investigation in calling for task force, new legislation.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ntrols both the state House and Senate, as well as the governor’s office.Bill Buzenberg, executive director of the Center for Public Integrity, said he stands by …"

Weekly Watchdog 3/8/12

Watchdog

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… will play a huge role in the presidential contest as well.Until Next Week,Bill BuzenbergExecutive DirectorSuper PACs, super spending Heading into Super Tuesday, sp …"

Weekly Watchdog 2/2/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ct called Consider the Source. Please bookmark the page and visit often. --Bill Buzenberg, executive directorPro-Romney PAC surges with $30M - mostly from investors …"

The weekly watchdog: Dec. 5 - Dec. 9

By Bill Buzenberg

In case you missed them, catch up on this week's top investigations from iWatch News

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ze honors our new digital front door, iwatchnews.org.Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

Staff changes at the Center

By Bill Buzenberg

CPI undertakes personnel, salary changes that include employee layoffs

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… nterest with a slightly smaller and even more efficient digital newsroom.--Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director …"

Center stands firmly behind its award-winning investigative work

By Bill Buzenberg

Center stands firmly behind its award-winning investigative work in Looting the Seas I

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ly in the best tradition of the Center’s high quality investigative work.Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director …"

The weekly watchdog: Nov. 21 - Nov. 23

By Bill Buzenberg

In case you missed them, catch up on this week's top investigations from iWatch News

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… ot have a “sporting purpose” into the U.S.  Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

The weekly watchdog: Nov. 14 - Nov. 18

By Bill Buzenberg

In case you missed them, catch up on this week's top investigations from iWatch News

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… n. You can watch an archived video of the event here.Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

The weekly watchdog: Oct. 24 - Oct. 28

By Bill Buzenberg

In case you missed them, catch up on this week's top investigations from iWatch News

Excerpts from this story referencing "Credit":

"… the measure is one reason that its prospects for passage are mixed.IMPACT: Credit union drops payday loansA Utah-based lender featured prominently in an iWa …"

"… and is instead offering a more consumer-friendly product. Mountain America Credit Union had offered its 320,000 member-owners a “MyInstaCash” loan that …"

The weekly watchdog: Oct. 17 - Oct. 21

By Bill Buzenberg

In case you missed them, catch up on this week's top investigations from iWatch News

Excerpts from this story referencing "T-Mobile":

"… d the country have stepped up to support AT&T’s proposed merger with T-Mobile. A closer look by the Center shows why: AT&T gives them money — and …"

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