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Holding Political Actors Accountable

373 stories published since 2016

NLRB Member Is Under Investigation for a Conflict of Interest

As March Primary Nears, Study on Cook County Property Tax System Still Under Wraps

Trump NLRB Appointee Finds a Way Around Conflict of Interest Rules

Manhattan District Attorney Says He’ll No Longer Accept Contributions From Lawyers With Cases Before Him

Rauner Takes Aim at State Lawmakers Who Appeal Property Taxes

Reinventing Represent

‘Independent’ Watchdog’s Secret Funder: Conservative Small-Government Group

Trump’s Dark Deregulation

Governors and Federal Agencies Are Blocking Nearly 1,300 Accounts on Facebook and Twitter

Covering the Midterms With Election DataBot

More Machine Learning About Congress’ Priorities

Despite Mayor’s Pledge, Hundreds of Chicago Cops Still in Desk Jobs

Book Review: The Ordeal of Appalachia

The Voter Fraud Commission Wants Your Data — But Experts Say They Can’t Keep It Safe

The Trump Administration Plans to End a Refugee Program for Children

Houston Officials Hope Harvey Convinces Congress to Fund Coastal Barrier

Is Anybody Home at HUD?

A Stealth History Lesson in Baltimore

Keep an Eye On Your State’s Congressional Delegation

New York Landlords Exploit Loophole to Hike Rents Despite Freeze

How Washington Blew Its Best Chance to Fix Immigration

The Great Republican Crack-up

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