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

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. While there are often reports of problems that can arise at the polls (maybe you’ve seen news of malfunctioning machines and registration purges in states that have early voting), a few simple […]

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ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Why do we care about money in politics? There’s a phrase that pops up a lot when investigative journalists talk about politics: Follow the money. It won’t lead you to uncover large-scale […]

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We’ve Found $16.1 Million in Political and Taxpayer Spending at Trump Properties

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Since Donald Trump declared his candidacy for president in late 2015, at least $16.1 million has poured into Trump Organization-managed and branded hotels, golf courses and restaurants from his campaign, Republican organizations, […]

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Defying Trump, Alabama GOP picks Roy Moore – and embraces the same old politics of rage

The Roy Moore and Luther Strange Republican primary runoff in Alabama wasn’t quiet, staid or dignified. Set against the backdrop of Strange’s appointment by the former – and now disgraced – Gov. Robert Bentley, Strange and Moore jockeyed to position themselves as President Donald Trump’s most reliable Senate surrogate. Only Strange had Trump’s endorsement. And […]

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AZCIR honored for public service, political, investigative, government and public safety reporting

The Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting’s 2016 reporting has been honored with seven Arizona Press Club awards, including first place for public service journalism, political and public safety reporting in the community category. Evan Wyloge’s reporting on “dark money,” along with AZCIR’s @AZDarkMoneyBot, by Evan Wyloge and Justin Price, took first place for political reporting in the community category […]

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