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.

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

"… lism over 40 years are immeasurable and during his eight years here at the Center for Public Integrity, we won our first Pulitzer Prize. The theme of the evening is the po …"

"… mering, Founder of NPR’s All Things Considered; Charles Lewis, Founder, Center for Public Integrity; Sal Giambanco, Partner, Omidyar Network; Elizabeth Christopherson, Pres …"

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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"… 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 "Bill Clinton":

"… , and it was partly responsible for an executive order issued by President Bill Clinton in January 1993, placing a lifetime ban on foreign lobbying by former Whit …"

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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"… 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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"… of the three-part, 25,000-word series was produced in partnership with the ABC News Investigative Unit, whose work included an in-depth Nightline segment. The …"

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 "Bill Buzenberg":

"… nied their rights to federal compensation," said Center Executive Director Bill Buzenberg. In addition to Hamby and Ross, also named for the prize were Ronnie …"

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 "Bill Buzenberg":

"… 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.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… d as finalists for this important prize,” said Center Executive Director Bill Buzenberg. “Both of these projects took more than a year of hard work and were ext …"

Weekly Watchdog: Counting impact and awards

By Bill Buzenberg

Counting impact and awards

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… porters and editors engaged in this award-winning work. Until Next Week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

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 "Bill Buzenberg":

"… 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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Excerpts from this story referencing "Scott Walker":

"… ith a 7-to-one fundraising advantage of and record turnout, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker this week defeated a union-led recall challenge by Democrat Tom Barrett. T …"

Watchdog 5/24/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Buzenberg":

"… 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 "Charles Lewis":

"… ng importance of truth telling.This website was created over five years by Charles Lewis, founder of the Center for Public Integrity, who now runs the Investigativ …"

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 "House":

"… ess conference held Tuesday.  In a letter to legislative leaders, the House Democrats noted “great concern over the recent ethics report from the St …"

"… ter also asked for reconsideration of some earlier proposals. Celeste said House Democrats have previously put forth legislation that would address some of …"

"… recommendations seems uncertain at best. A spokesman for the Republican House speaker, William Batchelder, told the Columbus Dispatch that the speaker t …"

"… y” of the State Integrity Investigation. The GOP controls both the state House and Senate, as well as the governor’s office.Bill Buzenberg, executive d …"

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

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 "activist":

"… Florida fundraiser Gay Gaines, former spokesman and conservative Christian activist Rick Tyler, and Las Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson — are shaping up a …"

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 "Washington Post":

"… al weapons that Libya kept secret for decades, according to an iWatch News/Washington Post story this week. The shells, which Libya filled with highly toxic mustard …"

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 "Paley Center for Media":

"… e in the New York City area, the Center will hold an exciting event at the Paley Center for Media on November 10, 2011 at 8:30am. The program takes you inside a joint air p …"

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 "Bill Buzenberg":

"… st for trying to prevent fraud at the company.  Until next week, Bill Buzenberg Executive Director …"

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 "Solyndra":

"… e the LightSquared story as well as the tale of the bankrupt solar company Solyndra. Rep. Darrell Issa, chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Gover …"

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