Carrie Levine

Politics Reporter  The Center for Public Integrity

Carrie Levine joined the Center for Public Integrity in October 2014 as a federal politics reporter investigating the influence of money in politics. For four years before joining the Center, she worked as research director at Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, where she managed a five-person staff that exposed the activities of politically active “dark money” nonprofits and uncovered instances of congressional self-dealing. Carrie previously worked as a reporter and associate editor for The National Law Journal, where she covered the inner workings of lobbying firms and lobbyists’ strategies. Carrie also previously reported for The Charlotte Observer, The Patriot Ledger of Quincy, Mass., and The Sun (Lowell, Mass.). She is a graduate of Boston University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Wilbur Ross will shepherd Trump’s trade policy. Should he also own a shipping firm?

By Carrie Levine and Chris Zubak-Skees

Billionaires and corporations helped fund Donald Trump's transition

By Carrie Levine and Michael Beckel

Secret money fueling pro-Betsy DeVos ad campaigns

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump's inauguration fueled by tobacco, oil and drug company money

By Carrie Levine

Nonprofit tied to insurance, drug giants behind healthcare overhaul ads

By Carrie Levine

How a trumped-up fundraiser with the first family imploded

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump's sons behind nonprofit selling access to president-elect

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump rewarding million-dollar donors with plum postings

By Michael Beckel, Dave Levinthal and Carrie Levine

Donald Trump offering huge perks for inauguration donors

By Carrie Levine

Clinton got union money, but Trump won many workers' hearts and minds

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump dismantles Hillary Clinton's big money machine

By Carrie Levine, Michael Beckel and Dave Levinthal

Liberal super PAC dispatches army of door knockers

By Carrie Levine

Super PACs, ‘dark money’ groups eschew presidential race for Senate

By Carrie Levine

Hillary’s big money machine steams toward Election Day

By Dave Levinthal, Michael Beckel and Carrie Levine

23 numbers to know about Election 2016

By Michael Beckel, Dave Levinthal and Carrie Levine

Donald Trump's ethics reform plan: dim prospects ahead

By Carrie Levine

Billionaire-backed super PAC targets Hillary Clinton's trustworthiness

By Carrie Levine

Reclusive mega-donor fueling Donald Trump's White House hopes

By Carrie Levine

Democratic convention committee obliterated fundraising goal

By Carrie Levine

27 numbers to know about the White House race

By Michael Beckel, Dave Levinthal and Carrie Levine

Republican host committee rakes in nearly $66 million for party convention

By Carrie Levine

Federal Election Commission questions existence of 'God'

By Carrie Levine

Democrats want reform — but court big money in the meantime

By Carrie Levine and Michael Beckel

The influence diaries: Dispatches from the Democratic National Convention

For special interests, the real party is outside the convention

By Carrie Levine and Dave Levinthal

The influence diaries: Dispatches from the Republican National Convention

Special interests look to influence political conventions — discreetly

By Carrie Levine

The next ‘Citizens United’ is coming

By Carrie Levine

Hillary Clinton crushing Donald Trump in White House cash dash

'Dark money': a pro-veteran nonprofit's political weapon

By Carrie Levine

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