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Keep an Eye On Your State’s Congressional Delegation

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How (and Why) We’re Collecting Cook County Jail Data

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An inmate of Cook County Jail sits on his bunk in Chicago, Illinois. (Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo)

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One Year, One Facility, 1.7 Million Pounds of Hazardous Waste Burned in Open Air

Explore every shipment of hazardous waste sent to Colfax in 2015 and was burned or detonated into open air.

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Toxic Fires

Across the Country, Military Sites Burn Hazardous Waste Into Open Air

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The Immigration Effect

There’s a way for President Trump to boost the economy by 4 percent, but he probably won’t like it.

Authenticating Email Using DKIM and ARC, or How We Analyzed the Kasowitz Emails

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Marc Kasowitz, Trump's personal attorney, makes a statement to the media at the National Press Club on June 8, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

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We Found New Details About the New Trump-Branded Hotels. Now We Want Your Help to Find the Rest.

We’re recruiting local reporters and civically engaged citizens. We have a few ideas on how you can find these deals, who to talk to about them, and what documents to look for.

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Help Us Identify the Officials Helping Trump Roll Back Regulations

In February, President Trump ordered federal agencies to form task forces charged with finding regulations to weaken or eliminate. While the names of appointees to executive-agency task forces are typically made public, some agencies are refusing to reveal who is on their panels

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Preferential Rents in NYC

Newly released data shows ZIP codes where rents could suddenly jump for rent-stabilized apartments.

New in Our Congress API: Bill Subjects, Personal Explanations and Sunsetting Sunlight

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The U.S. Capitol (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

What you need to know about some new features in our Congress API, as well as details on our plans to turn off the Sunlight Congress API on Aug. 31.
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Here Are the Financial Disclosures of Officials Trump Has Installed Across the Government

NEW DATA INSTITUTE CLASS!

Meet the ProPublica Data Institute Class of 2017

We’re thrilled to announce the 12 outstanding journalists who will be joining us this year.

New in the Congress API: Congressional Statements and More

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The U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Get data on House and Senate press releases and more bill information.
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Chicago Area Disparities in Car Insurance Premiums

Some car insurers charge higher premiums in Chicago’s minority neighborhoods than in predominantly white neighborhoods with similar risk of accidents.

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Trump’s Changing Trust, Annotated

Here’s an annotated look at notable changes to the Donald J. Trump Revocable Trust’s certification document.

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New York State Subsidy Tracker

We’re tracking the state’s growing portfolio of business subsidies.

Congress API Update

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The U.S. Capitol (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Here’s a status update for developers who use the Sunlight Congress API.
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Nothin’ but Debt: Which NCAA Tournament Schools Give Low-Income Students the Best Shot?

Instead of basketball skill, our bracket is based on five factors that measure each school’s ability to graduate low-income students with little debt.

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Updated Debt by Degrees

Use our interactive database to search federal data on almost 7,000 schools in the U.S. to see how well they support their poorest students financially. Now updated with data from the 2014-2015 academic year.

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Across the Country, Reports of Swastika Graffiti

Browse examples of anti-Semitic graffiti collected as part of our “Documenting Hate” project.

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