Journalism in the Public Interest


February 13, 2012 Archives

CPAC Tips: How to Win Friends and Influence

Panels and parties at last week's Conservative Political Action Conference provided a window into how the pros are raising unlimited, undisclosed money this election cycle.

New Arrests in Murdoch Bribery Scandal Raise Question of U.S. Charges

The U.S. bans companies from bribing foreign officials. As a U.K. bribery investigation expands, will News Corp. ultimately face charges here?

Introducing Simple Tiles: Our New Mapping Library

Updated Recovery Tracker

Once again, we’ve taken all the data used on the government’s stimulus Web site,, spiffed it up and added thousands of other recovery spending records — the law doesn't require all recipients to report to