Journalism in the Public Interest


Christopher Weaver

Christopher Weaver was an intern at ProPublica. He's reported on health care, military justice and local politics for a variety of publications including Salon, The (Medicare) Part B News and regional newspapers. Before stumbling into journalism, Chris worked in the health care industry in post-Katrina New Orleans, an exposure which triggered his interest in accountability and abuse of power. He holds a bachelor's degree in literature from Tulane University and a graduate degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.

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Quick Picks: Getting Around the FDA and What Private Food Inspectors Miss

Tracking States’ Spending Trackers

Chart: Tracking States’ Spending Sites

After Memos Release, Push for Torture Commission Grows

Chart: Obama Tracks Bush on National Security Cases

Obama Releases (Some) Secret Bush Detainee Memos

IG of Abramoff Fame to Oversee Stimulus Spending

IG of Abramoff Fame to Oversee Stimulus Spending

Obama Administration on Detention Policy: What He Said

Obama Pauses on Changes to Terror Policies

Democrats Remix Stimulus Messages for Hometown Audience

Our Tax Cut Chart

Too Much Money to Go Around?

The Stimulus Plan: The Tax Cuts

An easy-to-understand chart of the tax cuts in the stimulus bill.

The Stimulus Plan: A Detailed List of Spending

An analysis of the spending the stimulus bill.

Download the Stimulus Bill

The Stimulus Plan: The Tax Cuts

The Hunt for the Missing, ‘Missing Memos’

Show Us the Documents, Sen. Dodd

This Week in Scandals: Investigating the TARP, Madoff’s List and More