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For Donald Trump, Information Has Always Been Power

16 days ago

New Air Monitors Among Major Impacts of ProPublica Toxic Air Pollution Reporting

14 hours ago

The Leader of New York's "City of the Dead" Cashes In. Again.

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The COVID-19 Booster's Public Relations Problem

2 days ago

"This Is How You Get Your Power Back"

3 hours ago

How to Vote in Person or by Mail

2 days ago

Congress Works for You. Here's How to Be a Better Boss.

2 years ago

Will the Jan. 6 Hearings Change Anyone's Mind?

3 months ago

Casinos Pled Poverty to Get a Huge Tax Break. Atlantic City Is Paying the Price.

3 months ago

New Jersey Officials Refused to Provide the Numbers Behind New Casino Tax Breaks. So We Did the Math.

3 months ago

The Hypnotherapist and Failed Politician Who Helped Fuel the Never-Ending Hunt for Election Fraud in Wisconsin

4 months ago

Building the "Big Lie": Inside the Creation of Trump's Stolen Election Myth

5 months ago

What Increasingly Partisan and Venomous Wisconsin School Board Races Reveal About American Elections

5 months ago

Former Kentucky Secretary of State Faces Ethics Charges

10 months ago

The Billionaires Tax Isn't New

11 months ago

Burr's Brother-in-Law Called Stock Broker, One Minute After Getting Off Phone With Senator

11 months ago

Oath Keepers in the State House: How a Militia Movement Took Root in the Republican Mainstream

11 months ago

Top Trump Fundraiser Boasted of Raising $3 Million to Support Jan. 6 "Save America" Rally

11 months ago

Trump Won the County in a Landslide. His Supporters Still Hounded the Elections Administrator Until She Resigned.

11 months ago

"God's Will Is Being Thwarted." Even in Solid Republican Counties, Hard-Liners Seek More Partisan Control of Elections.

11 months ago

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Buddies Tried to Get the VA to Sell Access to Veterans' Medical Records

1 year ago

January 6 Select Committee Subpoenas Trump Chief of Staff Mark Meadows and Other Top Aides

1 year ago

House Bill Would Blow Up the Massive IRAs of the Superwealthy

1 year ago

Declassifying the 9/11 Investigation

11 months ago

Heeding Steve Bannon's Call, Election Deniers Organize to Seize Control of the GOP — and Reshape America's Elections

1 year ago

How the Trump Tax Law Created a Loophole That Lets Top Executives Net Millions by Slashing Their Own Salaries

1 year ago

Inspector General Urges Ethics Review at Federal Election Commission Following ProPublica Report

11 months ago

Secret IRS Files Reveal How Much the Ultrawealthy Gained by Shaping Trump's "Big, Beautiful Tax Cut"

1 year ago

GOP Legislators in Missouri Oppose Vaccine Efforts as State Becomes COVID Hotspot

1 year ago

Democratic Senators Call for Investigation of Tax Avoidance by the Ultrawealthy

11 months ago

Campaign to Rein in Mega IRA Tax Shelters Gains Steam in Congress Following ProPublica Report

11 months ago

Oregon Lawmakers Set Out to Increase the Timber Industry's Tax Bill. Instead, They Cut It Again.

11 months ago

The Ultrawealthy Have Hijacked Roth IRAs. The Senate Finance Chair Is Eyeing a Crackdown.

1 month ago

Leading Manhattan DA Candidate Has Repeatedly Paid Virtually No Federal Income Taxes

9 months ago

An Online Lender Gave Hundreds of PPP Loans to Fake Farms. Now Congress Is Investigating.

11 months ago

Marjorie Taylor Greene Appeared in a Super PAC Ad Asking for Money. That Might Break the Rules.

1 year ago

How Josh Hawley and Marjorie Taylor Greene Juiced Their Fundraising Numbers

1 year ago

"I Felt Hate More Than Anything": How an Active Duty Airman Tried to Start a Civil War

1 year ago

Mo Brooks Compared Biden's Election to the Start of the Civil War. Now He Wants a Senate Seat.

1 year ago

Cuomo's Nursing Home Scandal Raises Questions for One of His Senior Aides

11 months ago

"The People We Serve Are Paying Too Much for Energy:" Virginia Lawmakers Are Targeting Dominion Energy

1 year ago

The Government Donald Trump Left Behind

1 year ago

Biden Inaugural Confronts the Jan. 6 Riot Head-On, Calls for an End to "This Uncivil War"

1 year ago

"Sense of Entitlement": Rioters Faced Few Consequences Invading State Capitols. No Wonder They Turned to the U.S. Capitol Next.

1 year ago

Twitter and YouTube Banned Steve Bannon. Apple Still Gives Him Millions of Listeners.

1 year ago

South Carolina's Governor Addresses Magistrate Judge Controversy by Urging Changes

1 year ago

The Radicalization of Kevin Greeson

1 year ago

She Photographed Police Abuse at a 2014 BLM March Then Watched the Image Go Viral During Capitol Riot

1 year ago

Lavish Bonus? Luxury Trip? Health Benefits Brokers Will Have to Disclose What They Receive From the Insurance Industry

1 year ago

John Kerry, Biden's Climate Czar, Talks About Saving the Planet

1 year ago

VA Secretary Focused on Smearing Woman Who Said She Was Sexually Assaulted in a VA Hospital, Probe Finds

1 year ago

Sen. David Perdue Sold His Home to a Finance Industry Official Whose Organization Was Lobbying the Senate

1 year ago

Pistols, a Hearse and Trucks Playing Chicken: Why Some Voters Felt Harassed and Intimidated at the Polls

1 year ago

How Dozens of Trump's Political Appointees Will Stay in Government After Biden Takes Over

1 year ago

Trump Races to Weaken Environmental and Worker Protections, and Implement Other Last-Minute Policies, Before Jan. 20

1 year ago

Tracking the Trump Administration's "Midnight Regulations"

1 year ago

Georgia Senator David Perdue Privately Pushed for a Tax Break for Rich Sports Teamowners

1 year ago

Junior Staffer Says Top Alaska Official Told Her to Keep Allegations of Misconduct Secret

1 year ago

Trump Campaign Officials Started Pressuring Georgia's Secretary of State Long Before the Election

1 year ago

Trump ganó Florida tras publicar un anuncio falso que vinculaba a Biden con los socialistas venezolanos

1 year ago

Trump Won Florida After Running a False Ad Tying Biden to Venezuelan Socialists

1 year ago

El mito del voto latino y lo que los medios pueden aprender del 2020

1 year ago

The Myth of the Latino Vote and What Newsrooms Must Learn From 2020

1 year ago

The Unexpected Benefits of Thinking for Yourself in an Age of Polling

1 year ago

Electionland 2020: How Election Day Went

1 year ago

Esto es lo que pasará si Trump intenta lograr una victoria electoral mediante demandas

1 year ago

If Trump Tries to Sue His Way to Election Victory, Here's What Happens

1 year ago

Al menos 800,000 residentes de estados clave recibieron robocalls pidiéndoles que se "quedaran en casa" el día de las elecciones. El FBI está investigando.

1 year ago

Robocalls Told at Least 800,000 Swing State Residents to "Stay Home" on Election Day. The FBI Is Investigating.

1 year ago

Philadelphia niega la acusación de la campaña de Trump de que prohíbe a los observadores electorales republicanos

1 year ago

Guía de ProPublica sobre las leyes y demandas electorales de 2020

1 year ago

Electionland de ProPublica: El estado del Día de las Elecciones de 2020

1 year ago

Philadelphia Denies Trump Campaign Allegation of Banning Republican Poll Watchers

1 year ago

ProPublica's Electionland: The State of Election Day 2020

1 year ago

ProPublica's Guide to 2020 Election Laws and Lawsuits

1 year ago

Varias celebridades gastaron millones de dólares para que ex convictos de Florida pudieran votar. ¿Marcarán alguna diferencia?

4 months ago

La importancia del caso Bush vs. Gore en la elección de 2020

1 year ago

Celebrities Spent Millions So Florida Felons Could Vote. Will It Make a Difference?

1 year ago

Why Bush v. Gore Still Matters in 2020

1 year ago

How to "Follow the Money" in an Election

1 year ago

Cómo seguir la pista del dinero en una elección

1 year ago

Susan Collins Backed Down From a Fight With Private Equity. Now They're Underwriting Her Reelection.

1 year ago

How to Follow a Local Political Race

1 year ago

Cómo seguir una contienda política local

1 year ago

Who Is My Member of Congress? How to Find Out What Your Elected Officials Have Been Up To.

1 year ago

¿Quién es mi representante en el Congreso? Cómo averiguar lo que sus funcionarios electos han estado haciendo

1 year ago

Qué hacer si cambia de opinión y decide votar en persona y no por correo

1 year ago

El atascamiento partidista en la Comisión Estatal Electoral de Wisconsin frustra a electores y funcionarios locales

1 year ago

¿Los cubanoamericanos le darán el triunfo a Trump en Florida?

1 year ago

With All Eyes on Wisconsin, Partisan Gridlock at State Elections Commission Frustrates Voters and Local Officials

1 year ago

Could Trump's Success With Cuban American Voters Help Tip Florida His Way?

1 year ago

Cómo detectar (y combatir) la desinformación electoral

3 days ago

How to Spot (and Fight) Election Misinformation

3 days ago

Una guía para la votación en persona vs. la votación por correo

3 days ago

A Guide to In-Person Voting vs. Mail-In Voting

3 days ago

Cómo votar durante una pandemia

3 days ago

How to Vote During a Pandemic

3 days ago

Veterans Affairs Secretary Headlines GOP Fundraiser as COVID-19 Cases Surge

1 year ago

Inside the Fall of the CDC

1 year ago

Millions of Mail-In Votes Have Already Been Cast in Battleground States. Track Their Progress Here.

1 year ago

Robert Lighthizer Blew Up 60 Years of Trade Policy. Nobody Knows What Happens Next.

1 year ago

Four Types of Scandals Utility Companies Get Into With Money From Your Electric Bills

1 year ago

Guía de ProPublica para asegurar que su voto cuente durante la pandemia

1 year ago

Inside the Utility Company Lobbying Blitz That Will Hike Electric Bills

1 year ago

Your Guide to Voting in Illinois

1 year ago

DOJ Frees Federal Prosecutors to Take Steps That Could Interfere With Elections, Weakening Long-standing Policy

1 year ago

In Florida, the Gutting of a Landmark Law Leaves Few Felons Likely to Vote

1 year ago

Electionland 2020: North Carolina Mail Voting, In-Person Voting Starts, Naked Ballots and More

2 years ago

Gov. Jim Justice's Companies Have Now Reached $140 Million in Lawsuit Settlements and Judgments Over Unpaid Bills

1 year ago

When Is a Meeting Not a Meeting and a Lawmaker Not a Lawmaker? When It's Lori Lightfoot's Chicago.

2 years ago

In North Carolina, Black Voters' Mail-In Ballots Much More Likely to Be Rejected Than Those From Any Other Race

2 years ago

Trump's Vaccine Czar Refuses to Give Up Stock in Drug Company Involved in His Government Role

2 years ago

ProPublica's Pandemic Guide to Making Sure Your Vote Counts

2 years ago

The Woman Propositioned by Alaska's Former Lieutenant Governor Tells Her Story for the First Time

2 years ago

Rick Perry's Ukrainian Dream

2 years ago

As Trump Calls for Law and Order, Can Chicago's Top Prosecutor Beat the Charge That She's Soft on Crime?

2 years ago

Alaska's Attorney General Resigns Hours After We Published "Uncomfortable" Texts He Sent to a Younger Colleague

2 years ago

What the Post Office Needs to Survive a Pandemic Election

2 years ago

Kamala Harris Reading Guide: The Best Reporting on the Vice Presidential Candidate

2 years ago

This Billionaire Governor Keeps Firing Top Officials When He Has a Crisis

2 years ago

How Hotel Chains Got a Slice of Government Aid for Small Businesses

2 years ago

Justice Department Is Scrutinizing Takeover of Credit Karma by Intuit, Maker of TurboTax

2 years ago

Bill Barr Has Done This Before

2 years ago

The Disinfomercial: How Larry King Got Duped Into Starring in Chinese Propaganda

2 years ago

How Voter-Fraud Hysteria and Partisan Bickering Ate American Election Oversight

2 years ago

Inside One Huge Company's (Mostly) Successful Campaign to Escape Trump's Tariffs

2 years ago

The Cuomo Administration Hasn't Said Which Nursing Homes Were Infected With COVID-19 After Its Order Sent Positive Patients Into Them

2 years ago

Andrew Cuomo's Report on Controversial Nursing Home Policy for COVID Patients Prompts More Controversy

2 years ago

Three Takeaways From the Supreme Court's Decisions on Trump's Tax and Financial Documents

2 years ago

Electionland 2020: NJ Primary, CDC Election Guidance, Fall Voting Plans and More

2 years ago

Companies Owned by This Billionaire Governor Received up to $24 Million in Bailout Loans

2 years ago

Why Do People Want to See Donald Trump's Tax Returns?

2 years ago

An Employee at a Private Sports Club Owned by This Billionaire Governor Tested Positive for Coronavirus

2 years ago

Has the IRS Hit Bottom?

2 years ago

One of America's Wealthiest States Might Pass Up an Opportunity to Tackle Housing Segregation

2 years ago

The Indian Health Service Wants to Return 1 Million KN95 Masks It Bought From a Former White House Official

2 years ago

Oyster, Air Fryer and Bicycle Companies Say Their Goods Are Essential to Fighting Coronavirus So They Can Get Tariff Relief

2 years ago

Stop Seizing Paychecks, Senators Write to Capital One and Other Debt Collectors

2 years ago

The Governor Urged Businesses to Reopen Safely, but a Restaurant at His Luxury Resort Didn't, Complaints Say

2 years ago

What the Trump Campaign Is Up To on YouTube (Hint: It Involves Aliens, Bin Laden and Ivanka)

2 years ago

An Illustrated History of Government Agencies Twisting the Truth to Align With White House Misinformation

2 years ago

Inside the Trump Administration's Decision to Leave the World Health Organization

2 years ago

Democratic Senators Call for USAID to Investigate Anti-LGBT, Anti-Muslim Comments by Appointees

2 years ago

The Postal Service Is Steadily Getting Worse — Can It Handle a National Mail-In Election?

2 years ago

"I Can't Speak Negatively About the President," Says Official Charged With Stimulus Oversight

2 years ago

We Reported on Corporate Tax Breaks in the Rust Belt. Now Officials Want Tougher Enforcement.

2 years ago

Contractors for Trump's Controversial $3 Billion Food Aid Program Have Hired a Longtime Lobbyist to Tout Their Work

2 years ago

Law Enforcement Files Discredit Brian Kemp's Accusation That Democrats Tried to Hack the Georgia Election

2 years ago

Electionland 2020: Trump on Vote by Mail, Poll Worker PPE, Naturalizations and More

2 years ago

This Billionaire Governor's Been Sued Over Unpaid Bills. A Judge Just Ordered Him to Pay More.

2 years ago

A Closer Look at Federal COVID Contractors Reveals Inexperience, Fraud Accusations and a Weapons Dealer Operating Out of Someone's House

2 years ago

States Are Reopening: See How Coronavirus Cases Rise or Fall

2 years ago

A Trump Official Tried to Fast-Track Funding for His Friend's Unproven COVID-19 "Treatment," Whistleblower Says

2 years ago

The Justice Department Accidentally Released the Name of Saudi Official Suspected of Helping the 9/11 Hijackers

2 years ago

ProPublica Joins News Organizations in Suing for Small Business Program Loan Info

2 years ago

Ignoring Trump and Right-Wing Think Tanks, Red States Expand Vote by Mail

2 years ago

These Companies Got Millions in Tax Breaks to Bring Jobs to Youngstown. They Created Next to None.

2 years ago

Why a Struggling Rust Belt City Pinned Its Revival on a Self-Chilling Beverage Can

2 years ago

On the Same Day Sen. Richard Burr Dumped Stock, So Did His Brother-in-Law. Then the Market Crashed.

2 years ago

The Bigoted, Conspiratorial Rants of Rudy Giuliani's Radio Show

2 years ago

A Conservative Legal Group Significantly Miscalculated Data in a Report on Mail-In Voting

2 years ago

Whether the Ballot You Mail Is Counted May Depend on Where You Vote

2 years ago

Grieving Families Need Help Paying for COVID-19 Burials, but Trump Hasn't Released the Money

2 years ago

Health Insurers to Investors: We're Good. Health Insurers to Lawmakers: Please Help.

2 years ago

Did He Talk About Her? VA Secretary Changes His Story Amid Allegations He Sought Dirt on House Staffer.

2 years ago

How Jared Kushner Is Tackling the White House's Coronavirus Response — Without Any Evident Experience

2 years ago

Leaked Recordings Reveal Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Firmly in Charge and City Alderman Left Largely on the Sidelines

2 years ago

Congress Is Investigating Whether a Ventilator Company Is Gouging the U.S. — and Why the Government Is Letting It Happen

2 years ago

Trump Administration Officials Warned Against Halting Funding to WHO, Leaked Memo Shows

2 years ago

Attorney General Barr Refuses to Release 9/11 Documents to Families of the Victims

2 years ago

Millions of Americans Might Not Get Stimulus Checks. Some Might Be Tricked Into Paying TurboTax to Get Theirs.

1 year ago

Senator Richard Burr Sold D.C. Townhouse to Donor at a Rich Price

2 years ago

Senate Intel Chair Sold Dutch Fertilizer Stock in 2018, Right Before a Collapse

2 years ago

How Tea Party Budget Battles Left the National Emergency Medical Stockpile Unprepared for Coronavirus

2 years ago

Rural Counties Consider an Alternative Type of Social Distancing — Kicking Chicago Out of Illinois

2 years ago

We're Making Public Records Requests to Help Us Cover the Coronavirus. Tell Us What We Should Be Asking For.

2 years ago

The White House Asked Manufacturers for Help, Then Gave Them No Clear Instructions

2 years ago

The Senator Who Dumped His Stocks Before the Coronavirus Crash Has Asked Ethics Officials for a "Complete Review"

2 years ago

Here's Why Florida Got All the Emergency Medical Supplies It Requested While Other States Did Not

2 years ago

Senator Dumped Up to $1.7 Million of Stock After Reassuring Public About Coronavirus Preparedness

2 years ago

No, President Trump, the Coronavirus Is Nothing Like H1N1 Swine Flu Either

2 years ago

Elections May Have to Change During the Coronavirus Outbreak. Here's How.

2 years ago

During Tuesday's Illinois Primary, Chicago Alderman and Former Firefighter Nicholas Sposato Delivered Pizzas at the Polls as His Ward Office Remained Open

2 years ago

The RNC Gave Big Contracts to Companies Linked to Its Chairwoman's Husband and Political Backers

2 years ago

Trump's Company Paid Bribes to Reduce Property Taxes, Assessors Say

2 years ago

As Commerce Dept. Starts Regulating Some Gun Exports, Experts Worry It Doesn't Have All the Info It Needs

2 years ago

Members of Congress Have a New Strategy for Ethics Investigations: Stonewalling

2 years ago

Some Election-Related Websites Still Run on Vulnerable Software Older Than Many High Schoolers

2 years ago

The RNC Stopped Paying a Data Firm After A Serious Breach. Then It Paid A Mysterious LLC With the Same Address.

2 years ago

Steve Bannon's Use of Private Jet Linked to Chinese Businessman Could Violate Campaign Finance Law

2 years ago

Trump's New Spy Chief Once Got $100,000 from a Group Funded by the Hungarian Government but Never Reported It

2 years ago

The FBI Is Investigating Massive Embezzlement of Border Patrol Union Funds

2 years ago

Trump's New Spy Chief Used to Work for a Foreign Politician the U.S. Accused of Corruption

2 years ago

Republican National Committee Obscured How Much It Pays Its Chief of Staff

2 years ago

The Benefits of Being Joe Biden's Brother

2 years ago

A Group of Agents Rose Through the Ranks to Lead the Border Patrol. They're Leaving It in Crisis.

2 years ago

VA Secretary Looked for Dirt on a House Staffer Who Reported Sexual Assault in a VA Hospital, Complaint Says

2 years ago

How Louisiana Lawmakers Stop Residents' Efforts to Fight Big Oil and Gas

1 year ago

Iowa's Lesson: Political Parties Are Not as Good as Government Officials at Counting Votes

2 years ago

Local Accountability Journalism Still Has a Huge Impact

2 years ago

Donald and Ivanka Trump Were Involved in Inauguration's Inflated Payments to Family Business, New Suit Says

2 years ago

Listen to Jared Kushner's Family Saga

2 years ago

Kansas Abandons Technology Trumpeted by Kris Kobach, Trump's Onetime Voter Fraud Czar

2 years ago

Donald Trump Jr. Went to Mongolia, Got Special Treatment From the Government and Killed an Endangered Sheep

2 years ago

See How This Political Boss and His Associates Bought Up Valuable Land After A Tax Break Law

9 months ago

Misinformation Efforts Over Kentucky Vote Could Be Playbook for 2020

2 years ago

How Mike Pence's Office Meddled in Foreign Aid to Reroute Money to Favored Christian Groups

2 years ago

While Trump Cracked Down on Immigration, a Republican Megadonor Sued for a Special Visa

2 years ago

Where Do Illinois Lawmakers Stand on Impeachment?

3 years ago

Inside the Trump Administration's Chaotic Dismantling of the Federal Land Agency

3 years ago

Report on Election Security Gains Attention, and a Sharp Rebuke

3 years ago

State Tax Breaks Rewarded Companies Connected to One Powerful Man. The Governor Just Killed Them — for Now.

3 years ago

Lawmakers Call for Ethics Reform to Deal With Billionaire Resort-Owning Governor

3 years ago

How a Video Gambling Company Helped Bankroll Local Politicians

3 years ago

Welcome to the Greenbrier, the Governor-Owned Luxury Resort Filled With Conflicts of Interest

3 years ago

You Can Now See Who's Contributing to 2020 Presidential Campaigns by State

3 years ago

How Fundraisers Convinced Conservatives to Donate $10 Million — Then Kept Almost All of It.

3 years ago

Political Operatives Got Donors to Give Millions. The Money Wasn't Used As Promised. Here's How They Did It.

3 years ago

The Questions Mueller Didn't Ask

3 years ago

Federal Election Agency, Hungry for Funds, Now Pays for Officials to Get to Office

3 years ago

Follow the 2020 Money Trail

3 years ago

Meet the Congressman Defending Questionable Tax Breaks for a Company Connected to His Rich Brother

3 years ago

A Huge Tax Break Went to a Politically Connected Company in New Jersey Despite Red Flags

3 years ago

More Instances of Fraud and Mismanagement Over New Jersey Tax Incentives Surface in New Report

3 months ago

The Tax Break Application Had a False Answer. Now the State Has Put the Break on Hold.

3 years ago

Illinois Video Gambling Tax Hike Will Be Decided by Lawmakers With Financial Ties to the Industry

3 years ago

Emails Show How Much Pull Political Bosses Had Over State Tax Breaks

3 years ago

New York City's Early Voting Plan Will Favor White, Affluent Voters, Advocacy Groups Say

3 years ago

Three Ways Chicago's City Council Keeps Its Committees Out of the Public Eye

3 years ago

At Chicago's City Council, Committees Are Used to Reward Political Favors and Fund Patronage

3 years ago

New Jersey Task Force Examines Tax Breaks for George Norcross Projects

3 years ago

How Companies and Allies of One Powerful Democrat Got $1.1 Billion in Tax Breaks

3 years ago

Have a Complaint About a South Carolina Judge? Help Us Investigate.

3 years ago

South Carolina: The State Where Judges Rule Themselves in Secret

3 years ago

Kentucky's Secretary of State Turns Up Heat in Fight With Elections Board

3 years ago

Chicago in a Single Tweet, and News From Elections Around the State

3 years ago

Trump, All About Winning, Sees Losses in Court Pile Up

3 years ago

Promises, Tamales and Even Truth-Telling: Chicago's Mayoral Race Hits the Final Stretch

3 years ago

VA's Private Care Program Headed for Tech Trouble, Review Finds

3 years ago

Kentucky Legislature Passes Bill Stripping Grimes of Authority Over State Board of Elections

3 years ago

Senators Urge IRS to Focus on Big-Time Tax Cheats, Citing ProPublica Stories

3 years ago

Chicago's Election Signals Break from the Past — in Wards and at City Hall

2 years ago

At Chicago City Hall, the Legislative Branch Rarely Does Much Legislating

3 years ago

Cook County Takes Steps to Erase Its Regional Gang Database

3 years ago

How Has the "Crack Cocaine of Gambling" Affected Illinois? The State Hasn't Bothered to Check.

3 years ago

Trump Inauguration Chief Tom Barrack's "Rules for Success" — "Trump, Inc." Podcast

3 years ago

The VA Is Paying for a Top Official's Cross-Country Commute

3 years ago

Former Trump Officials Are Supposed to Avoid Lobbying. Except 33 Haven't.

3 years ago

New Evidence Emerges of Possible Wrongdoing by Trump Inaugural Committee

3 years ago

The Curious Case of a Kentucky Cybersecurity Contract

3 years ago

A Power Grab in Kentucky Sparks a Revolt

3 years ago

A Onetime Rising Democratic Star Faces Questions About Voter Privacy

3 years ago

How Illinois Bet on Video Gambling and Lost

3 years ago

Will Pelosi Open the Floor to Bipartisan Ideas?

2 years ago

What We Learned From Collecting 100,000 Targeted Facebook Ads

3 years ago

Updated: The Hidden Money Funding the Midterms

3 years ago

VA Was "Taken Advantage Of" by Paying Billions in Fees, Secretary Says

3 years ago

In Louisiana, More Than a Third of Ex-Lawmakers Continue to Try to Influence Their Old Colleagues

3 years ago

The Laquan McDonald Shooting Keeps Exposing Critical Flaws in Illinois' Freedom of Information Act

3 years ago

Elkhart's Mayor Says He Won't Run for Re-election, Amid Revelations of Misconduct in the Police Ranks

22 days ago

What Chicago Voters Can Look Forward to in a Very Crowded Mayoral Election

3 years ago

How to Get Your Lawmakers to Listen

3 years ago

Why the Perfect Red-State Democrat Lost

3 years ago

The Election Is Over. And Now the Next Elections Begin.

3 years ago

Aging Machines, Crowds, Humidity: Problems at the Polls Were Mundane but Widespread

3 years ago

How North Carolina's Early Voting Changes Affect Voters

7 months ago

Last-Minute Tips for Figuring Out Your Ballot and Making Sure You Can Vote

3 days ago

The Informed Voter's Guide to Making Sure Your Vote Counts

3 years ago

Democratic Mailer in Texas Referred to Attorney General's Office

3 years ago

How to "Follow the Money" When It Comes to Political Campaigns

3 days ago

In Illinois Governor's Race, Rauner and Pritzker See a Clear Need to Promise Transparency

3 years ago

Pump and Trump

3 years ago

Arrest Throws Texas Voter Registration Dispute Into Further Confusion

3 years ago

Citizens Count on the Illinois Freedom of Information Act but Keep Getting Shut Out

3 years ago

Let Us Know About Voting Problems During the Midterm Elections

3 years ago

Election Experts: We Need You

3 years ago

4 Questions to Ask When Comparing Midterm Candidates

3 days ago

The Cost of the Office? Trump's Billion-Dollar Loss — "Trump, Inc." Podcast Extra

3 years ago

How Much Money Is Being Spent in the Illinois Governor's Race?

2 years ago

How Effective Is Your Representative?

3 years ago

Elliott Broidy's All-Access Pass — "Trump, Inc." Podcast

3 years ago

Bipartisan Furor as North Carolina Election Law Shrinks Early Voting Locations by Almost 20 Percent

3 years ago

What's in a Resume? A Lot, When It Comes to Trump Staffers

3 years ago

New in Trump Town: Staffer Resumes

3 years ago

Voting in America Is WILD. Here's How to Plan Ahead.

3 years ago

Congress Passes Measure to Protect Board that Monitors Nuclear Safety

3 years ago

The Election DataBot: Now Even Easier

3 years ago

Agency Takes Back Instructions to Residents in Brooklyn Housing Project to Stay Home on Primary Day

3 years ago

ProPublica's User's Guide to Democracy: Political Advertising

2 years ago

Shedding Some Light on Dark Money Political Donors

2 years ago

Note to the Next Mayor: Chicago Is a City of the World, But We Want the Neighborhoods Fixed, Too

2 years ago

New Mexico Senators Speak Out Over Order They Say Would Hamper Nuclear Safety Board

2 years ago

Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They'd Get Away With It

2 years ago

Looking at the Archives From the Time of the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago and Seeing Familiar Themes

2 years ago

Louisiana Senate President Sank Ride-Sharing Bill. His Close Pal Sells Insurance to Cabs.

2 years ago

Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort: Two Cases That Shook the Trump World — "Trump, Inc." Podcast Extra

2 years ago

Tax Case Flips the Script for Democrats and the GOP. But What About for Jurists?

2 years ago

Fund Meant to Protect Elections May Be Too Little, Too Late

2 years ago

When Sarah Sanders and the ACLU Teamed Up for Voting Rights

2 years ago

Did You Go to a Washington Nationals Game With Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh?

2 years ago

Election 2016 Gets a Report Card

2 years ago

Democrats Vow Investigation of VA's Shadow Rulers After ProPublica Story

2 years ago

Illinois House Candidate Will Walk for Votes — And Has To

2 years ago

Our Rebuttal to Kris Kobach's Critique

2 years ago

Why Paul Manafort's $15,000 Ostrich Jacket Wasn't the Biggest Revelation as His Trial Begins — "Trump, Inc." Podcast Extra

2 years ago

Kris Kobach's Lucrative Trail of Courtroom Defeats

2 years ago

We Found a New Batch of Trump Administration Appointees

2 years ago

How Mitch McConnell Made Donald Trump

1 month ago

How Voting Laws Have Changed Since 2016

2 years ago

What You Need to Know About Wilbur Ross' Many Conflicts — "Trump, Inc." Podcast

2 years ago

How the Case for Voter Fraud Was Tested — and Utterly Failed

2 years ago

West Virginia Paid for a CEO to Go on a Trade Delegation to China. Turns Out, He Was Promoting His Company's Interests, Too.

2 years ago

Facebook's Screening for Political Ads Nabs News Sites Instead of Politicians

2 years ago

The Administration of Mayor Rahm Emanuel Keeps Monitoring Protesters

2 years ago

New in the Congress API: Lobbying Registrations and More

2 years ago

Amid Affordable Housing Dispute, Conservatives Seek a Home in Chicago

2 years ago

The U.S. Considered Declaring Russia a State Sponsor of Terror, Then Dropped It

2 years ago

Covering the Midterms With Electionland 2018

2 years ago

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