Center awarded $2.9 million grant for coverage of state government

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

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"… 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.

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"… pen Government; and Kathryn Foxhall, a longtime freelance reporter in Washington, D.C. The winners will be honored at the SPJ President’s Installation Banquet …"

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.

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"… profit organizations (including the Center for Investigative Reporting, in California), we named our new group the Center for Public Integrity. Although this t …"

Center sues in an effort to make Medicare Advantage files public

By Fred Schulte

Center sues to make records public.

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"… r stories. …"

Center for Public Integrity's executive director stepping down

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

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"… er eight years at the helm, Center for Public Integrity Executive Director Bill Buzenberg announced today that he will be stepping down from the nonprofit, investig …"

"… nt is named. “I want to extend the Board’s thanks and appreciation to Bill Buzenberg for his remarkable leadership as executive director of the Center,” said …"

Center wins first Pulitzer Prize

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

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"… 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.

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"… ournal Sentinel, the Wall Street Journal and a collaboration involving the University of California’s investigative reporting program, The Center for Investigative Reportin …"

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.

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"… e extraordinary investigative work of the Center," said Executive Director Bill Buzenberg. "The ‘After the Meltdown’ series was a six-month investigation that b …"

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.

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"… n leaked files, the 50-story investigation involved 112 journalists and 42 media partners in 58 nations.     The ICIJ project was an unprec …"

"… s in 58 nations.     The ICIJ project was an unprecedented media collaboration that took 18 months to report, and revealed more than 120,00 …"

"… its, individual investigations alongside enormous team investigations, big media companies, a weekly newspaper—and excellence all around. It’s thrillin …"

Weekly Watchdog: Counting impact and awards

By Bill Buzenberg

Counting impact and awards

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"… Week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

"… e Society of American Business Editors and Writers who have recognized the Center for Public Integrity as double winners of its 18th Best in Business competition, which honors e …"

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.

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"… it better.  Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

"… asingly it is the non-profit media and transparency organizations like The Center for Public Integrity that are emerging as a critical component of the journalism landscape. “ …"

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.

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"… 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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"… s leadership role in the investigative news sector.Until next week, Bill BuzenbergExecutive DirectorU.S. Chamber, GOP block election transparency billIn 2010 …"

Wachdog 6/7/12

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"… nefitting. Brandeis was right; more sunlight, please.Until next week, Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director  Walker wins with 7:1 money advantageWith a 7- …"

Watchdog 5/24/12

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"… this funding and what the donors are looking for in return.Until next week,Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director Obama, Dems dominate GOP in April fundraisingThe Ob …"

Watchdog 5/10/12

Watchdog

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… tant stories other media simply aren't able to cover.Until next week, Bill BuzenbergExecutive DirectorPublic supports cuts in defense budget to address deficit …"

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

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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

Watchdog

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"… 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 "Sheldon Adelson":

"… and conservative Christian activist Rick Tyler, and Las Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson — are shaping up as important players. Gingrich’s political fortunes i …"

Staff changes at the Center

By Bill Buzenberg

CPI undertakes personnel, salary changes that include employee layoffs

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"… 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 "European Union":

"… d detailed how some in the fishing industry were able to easily circumvent European Union catch limits, in part because of the flawed fish-tracking database used by …"

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 "Medicare":

"… om health-related interests as the committee of 12 debates serious cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. Republicans got 84 donations for $181,000; Democrats receive …"

The weekly watchdog: Sept. 19 - Sept. 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":

"… donation to help continue our work? Every little bit helps.Until next week,Bill BuzenbergExecutive Director …"

The weekly watchdog: Sept. 12 - Sept. 16

By Bill Buzenberg

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

Excerpts from this story referencing "Democratic Party":

"… day that LightSquared CEO Sanjiv Ahuja made a $30,400 contribution to the Democratic Party, two of his deputies appealed to the White House for meetings with top tec …"

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