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Amanda Michel

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Michel is the Director of Distributed Reporting. She recently directed HuffPost's OffTheBus, a ground-breaking citizen journalism site. She has also worked as an online organizer and strategist for political campaigns, including the Dean and Kerry Internet teams.

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Have You Filed a Claim With BP?

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