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Jeff Larson is a reporter at ProPublica. He is a winner of the Livingston Award for the 2011 series Redistricting: How Powerful Interests are Drawing You Out of a Vote. Jeff's public key.
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Sep. 9, 2013, 6:58 p.m.The university, which works closely with the NSA, apologizes to a professor after he was asked to remove his post.
Sep. 5, 2013, 3:08 p.m.Newly revealed documents show that the NSA has circumvented or cracked much of the encryption that automatically secures the emails, Web searches, Internet chats and phone calls of Americans and others around the world.
June 25, 2013, 2:57 p.m.Here’s what I got when I asked the NSA if they’re collecting my metadata.
June 12, 2013, 12:41 p.m.FEMA's released new, preliminary flood insurance maps for New York City, which specify how likely areas are to flood. The new maps, which replace maps that used data from 1983, double the number of structures in flood zones.
May 11, 2013, 9:11 p.m.ProPublica obtained Medicare Part D data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under the Freedom of Information Act. Here follows more information about the data and how we analyzed it.
May 11, 2013, 9:10 p.m.Medicare’s popular prescription-drug program now serves more than 35 million people, but the names of prescribers and the drugs they choose have never previously been public. Use this tool to find and compare doctors and other top prescribers in 2010.
March 14, 2013, 1:40 p.m.An exchange between ProPublica and the California Redistricting Commission.
Feb. 8, 2013, 3:47 p.m.EveryBlock is gone, here's how we archive our apps.
Feb. 4, 2013, 4:57 p.m.How big is the natural gas drilling regulatory staff in your state?
Feb. 1, 2013, 7:21 a.m.Though the Sandy relief bill passed both the Senate and the House, many members of Congress voted no despite their own states receiving millions of dollars in federal disaster assistance in 2012.
Dec. 20, 2012, 5:29 p.m.Explore the great migration of African Americans from 1940 to 2000 and segregation in Northern cities.
Dec. 10, 2012, 10 a.m.Behind the scenes on our great migration graphic.
Dec. 5, 2012, 7:45 a.m.Mystery solved. Syria had requested to ferry attack helicopters from Russia over Iraq, but the flights hadn't happened. Now, the Iraqis say they denied permission.
Nov. 29, 2012, 4:17 p.m.Documents show that Syria asked Iraqi authorities to grant air access to fly in refurbished attack helicopters from Russia, putting a spotlight on Iraq’s role in the nearly two-year conflict.
Nov. 27, 2012, 8:52 p.m.Hackers with the online group Anonymous posted new documents giving Syria’s version of how Turkey impounded a Syrian Arab Airlines passenger jet last month. The documents could not be authenticated.
Nov. 26, 2012, MidnightThe records of overflight requests show more than 200 tons of “bank notes” from Moscow to Damascus.
Nov. 19, 2012, 12:19 p.m.A couple of weeks ago, in an article about the science behind the Message Machine project, we mentioned the custom key-value store we built to store non-relational data. Today, we're open sourcing the library which we're calling Daybreak.
Nov. 3, 2012, 8:35 p.m.Political campaigns send many variations of each email to supporters. We've been collecting emails from political campaigns and tracking the variations
Oct. 18, 2012, 1:33 p.m.How the message machine works.
Oct. 18, 2012, 1:29 p.m.Political campaigns use massive databases to target their constituents. ProPublica's Message Machine is beginning to find some answers on how they do it.
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