Weekly Watchdog: Counting impact and awards

By Bill Buzenberg

Counting impact and awards

Excerpts from this story referencing "Journalism":

"… rters and Editors with the singular 2012 Phillip Meyer Award for Precision Journalism. Phil Meyer is considered the godfather of Computer Assisted Reporting, or …"

IMPACT: More states seek reform after Center’s ‘State Integrity Investigation’

More states proposing new legislation after receiving poor grades

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… he Center launched the State Integrity Investigation in collaboration with Global Integrity and PRI/Public Radio International, more than 12 states have proposed new …"

Weekly Watchdog 2/16/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… ity.org. The project is in partnership with Public Radio International and Global Integrity.Until next week,William E. BuzenbergExecutive DirectorFour Obama lieutenan …"

New grants fund 50-state corruption risk index

New grants support 50-state corruption index from Center, partners

Excerpts from this story referencing "New Jersey":

"… vic literacy, and building stronger communities.  Based in Princeton, New Jersey, the Rita Allen Foundation was established in 1953. For many years the Fou …"

McAuliffe names panel to reform Virginia’s ethics laws

By Nicholas Kusnetz

Governor cites Center’s State Integrity Investigation in announcing new initiative.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… ility and transparency in state government released in 2012 by the Center, Global Integrity and Public Radio International. The commission will address a number of is …"

Praise for our state corruption risk index

By Bill Buzenberg

Washington Post, USA Today cite Center's State Integrity Project in editorials calling for ethics and transparency reform in Virginia.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Governor":

"… torial in USA Today on Wednesday made much the same point. “Gifts to Va. Governor expose lax state laws: Our View” said that many states’ rules are shot …"

"… islative and institutional reform proposals in at least 16 states, so far. Governors, legislators, regulators, and advocacy groups have all used the project …"

'State Integrity Investigation' has blockbuster first year

By Nicholas Kusnetz

Sixteen states take Center's State Integrity Investigation to heart, initiate government reform

Excerpts from this story referencing "Delaware":

"… reform efforts have been initiated in 16 states. Four of those states — Delaware, Iowa, Maine and Rhode Island — have passed laws or issued executive ord …"

Center's 'State Integrity Investigation' selected as a finalist for the Goldsmith prize

By The Center for Public Integrity

Center's 'State Integrity Investigation' selected as a finalist for the prestigious Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"…   The State Integrity Investigation, a collaboration of the Center, Global Integrity and Public Radio International, was a data-driven analysis of transparency …"

IMPACT: Rhode Island to publish more state records online

By Nicholas Kusnetz

IMPACT: New 'Transparency Portal' provides easy access to government data

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… corruption risk released in March. The project is a collaboration between Global Integrity, Public Radio International and the Center for Public Integrity. Global In …"

"… Integrity, Public Radio International and the Center for Public Integrity. Global Integrity has been working with Chafee’s office to help bolster the state’s open …"

Best of 2012: Accountability

By The Center for Public Integrity

The Center for Public Integrity's top accountability stories of 2012

Leadership Forum brings lawmakers, private sector together

By Marko Tomicic

Center, Global Integrity present results from State Integrity Investigation at 2012 Leadership Forum.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… the conference.The State Legislative Leaders Foundation invited Global Integrity and the Center for Public Integrity (CPI) to present the recentl …"

"… effectiveness of anti-corruption mechanisms in all US states conducted by Global Integrity, CPI and Public Radio International. The invitation was also rec …"

"… p;Public Radio International. The invitation was also recognition for Global Integrity and the Center’s efforts to engage reform-minded partners in state gover …"

"… based reforms based on the SII. After the publication of the SII findings, Global Integrity and other partner organizations have been reaching out to state-level publ …"

Weekly Watchdog 3/22/12

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Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… d a reformist nerve. Our state-by-state comparison, produced with partners Global Integrity and Public Radio International, has illuminated the often obscure, closed- …"

"… oration of the Center for Public Integrity, Public Radio International and Global Integrity:Only 5 states got a B gradeSome 19 states received a CWhile 18 got D’sAn …"

About the State Integrity Investigation

By iWatch News

The reporting process, partners and funders for the State Integrity Investigation

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… Investigation is a collaboration between the Center for Public Integrity, Global Integrity and Public Radio International. The project received major funding fr …"

Methodology

By iWatch News

Additional information on the data for the State Integrity Investigation

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… zations.To identify the project’s Corruption Risk Indicators, staff from Global Integrity and the Center for Public Integrity contacted nearly 100 state-level organ …"

"… d in the day-to-day realities of state government operations. In addition, Global Integrity and the Center for Public Integrity included additional indicators that th …"

"… indicators were drawn from the Center’s States of Disclosure project and Global Integrity’s Global Integrity Report and Local Integrity Initiative efforts.The pro …"

"… from the Center’s States of Disclosure project and Global Integrity’s Global Integrity Report and Local Integrity Initiative efforts.The project’s final 330 …"

State Integrity Investigation releases preliminary data on government transparency

By iWatch News

The State Integrity Investigation makes available a massive collection of data on transparency in state governments

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… as accurate as possible,” wrote Nathaniel Heller, executive director at Global Integrity, a partner for the project.“We made early decisions to publish the names …"

"… before the official project launch. Many of those decisions were novel for Global Integrity, and we are anxiously awaiting early feedback to see whether some of this …"

"… tegrity Investigation is a partnership of the Center for Public Integrity, Global Integrity and Public Radio International.  …"

Political finance Is top international corruption concern

By Te-Ping Chen

Campaign finance reform may be a phrase of Washington coinage, but a new study by the nonprofit Global Integrity suggests that the influence

Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":

"… d. (Here in the United States, apart from bans on corporate contributions, Texas, Pennsylvania, North Dakota, and Iowa all adhere to similarly laissez fair …"

In the news: Ukraine in the news

By The Center for Public Integrity

WASHINGTON, November 29, 2004 — Accusations of massive election abuses have rocked Ukraine recently. Those familiar with the Center's report

Excerpts from this story referencing "Global Integrity":

"… .html?cc=ua&act=timelineUkraine’s Integrity AssessmentThe Center’s Global Integrity Report provides a peer-reviewed, law-by-law evaluation of the effectivenes …"