The Center for Public Integrity's response to ABC News

By Bill Buzenberg

Setting the record straight over credit on the Pulitzer for investigative reporting.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Gary Fox":

"… out for television. The key problem for ABC was that the family members of Gary Fox did not want to appear on camera, making the legal story a challenge from …"

Exposing tragic myths of the world's 'greatest' health care system

By Wendell Potter

Commentary: world's 'best' health care system is failing many right here.

Excerpts from this story referencing "United States":

"… to babbling as he tries to justify his claim that Obamacare is leading the United States to third world status, you must watch Daily Show “correspondent” Aasif …"

"… Brock told Mandvi that 90 percent of RAM’s work is actually now in the United States. You can say, and even believe, that the U.S. has the best health care sy …"

Comcast Foundation's giving to minority groups likely to aid approval of Time Warner buyout

By Jason McLure

Support of minority groups key to cable deal's approval, Comcast foundation has dealt out millions.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Comcast":

"… that and you don’t look at the big picture.”       …"

"… l be garnering the support of prominent civil rights and minority groups. Comcast has already shown it can pull support from key minority groups — dozens …"

"… ations Commission, which must approve the buyout, while it was considering Comcast’s last mega-deal — its 2011 purchase of NBC/Universal. As tax data an …"

"… grity and the New York Times show, 55 such groups both accepted funds from Comcast’s corporate foundation between 2004 and 2012 and sent letters to the FCC …"

Elizabeth Warren, nonprofit seek green together

By Michael Beckel

Elizabeth Warren to headline environmental group's fundraiser after it spent big to elect her.

Fox News host Sean Hannity bankrolls Republicans despite assertion he's not one

By Michael Beckel

Fox News host's political giving benefits Republicans despite assertion he's not one.

Excerpts from this story referencing "New York":

"… y's, appeared on the ballot that year as both a Republican and a member of New York's Conservative Party, the party with which Hannity said he's registered. G …"

"… tely unsuccessful in his attempt to unseat Democratic Rep. Steve Israel of New York, who now serves as chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Commi …"

"… ow serves as chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. New York is one of the few states that engages in "fusion voting." Under this syste …"

"… 05 also contributed $4,200 to the U.S. Senate campaign of Jeanine Pirro, a New York state Republican. Pirro, who today is a Fox News contributor, dropped out …"

Writer to discuss ATF story on 'Washington Journal'

By The Center for Public Integrity

Alan Berlow will appear on 'Washington Journal' to discuss his recent story about the ATF

Reporter talks to NPR about immigration laws

By The Center for Public Integrity

Center's Susan Ferriss discusses 'Separated by Law' on 'Talk of the Nation'

Video: Talking super PACs with PBS NewsHour

By John Dunbar

The Center for Public Integrity's John Dunbar discusses the impact of super PACS on the 2012 election.

Nonprofit profile: Club for Growth Inc.

By Rachael Marcus

Quick stats on the nonprofit group, supporting conservatives

Los Angeles students protest school police citations that hit blacks, Latinos

By Susan Ferriss

Los Angeles schools have the largest school police force in the nation, with officers issuing thosands of tickets every year to students.

'Honor and privilege' to work with Mike Wallace

By Charles Lewis

The Center's founder Charles Lewis on the life of a legendary U.S. broadcast journalist.

Excerpts from this story referencing "60 Minutes":

"… e than half a century, nowhere more famously than on the CBS News program "60 Minutes," between 1968 and 2008.I first met Mike in 1984, when he called me out of …"

"… me out of the blue one day and asked if I had any interest in working for "60 Minutes." I had been an off-air investigative reporter at ABC News in Washington f …"

"… daughter to the New York area. I worked as a producer for Mike Wallace at "60 Minutes" for roughly five very exciting and very difficult years, before quitting …"

"… story for another day.But my favorite investigative exposé with Mike at "60 Minutes" — and there were many great, poignant moments in which the powerful wil …"

Public radio and iWatch News report on daytime curfew in Los Angeles

By Susan Ferriss

Public Integrity and California Report collaborate on reports about Los Angeles daytime curfew controversy

Susan Ferriss discusses youth in prison with KQED

KQED interview

Center's Ronnie Greene Discusses Solyndra with CNN

Reporter Ronnie Greene interviewed for a CNN segment on failed solar company Solyndra

Lombardi talks military schools on MSNBC

Discusses decrepit military school buildings

The millionaire's media megaphone

By Alicia C. Shepard

Rich people live lives that most everyone else can only imagine. They can buy the nicest cars, drink the finest wines, afford the best docto

Excerpts from this story referencing "Rupert Murdoch":

"… onservative antidote to The Washington Post.And it is what Australian-born Rupert Murdoch did in 1996 when he started the Fox News Channel, which today has a reach …"

"… the country, especially when measured against the giant megaphone that is Rupert Murdoch’s Fox News Channel.Murdoch and the people who work at Fox News do not ac …"

"… is No. 1 in the ratings, and Fox’s Sean Hannity, is No. 2.In many ways, Rupert Murdoch is the modern-day William Randolph Hearst. Both men parlayed a single news …"

Denying global warming with John Stossel

By Lisa Chiu

ABC News reporter John Stossel doesn’t fear global warming, and he’s working to make sure you don’t, either....

Starr Struck: Part three

By Florence George Graves

BOSTON, April 1, 1998 — While the tradition of resisting subpoenas was already established in print journalism, it didn't start to develop i

Excerpts from this story referencing "Congress":

"… ank Stanton’s refusal to comply at the risk of being held in contempt of Congress and going to jail. His stand was “a defining moment for broadcast journa …"

"… ciples are similar as far as journalists are concerned, he says.Members of Congress had assumed that because TV stations were licensed by the government, it c …"

"… ed to print journalists’ notes should apply to TV reporters’ outtakes. Congress eventually backed off. Had Stanton lost, says Dunham, “television news w …"

"… ittee was investigating the death of President Kennedy. CBS officials said Congress formally requested — but did not subpoena — the network’s outtakes f …"