Sixty-two cities in the United States have been deemed "high threat urban areas" by the Department of Homeland Security, meaning they’re susceptible to attack by terrorists targeting railroad tank cars loaded with chlorine gas or other deadly poisons. Under ...Continue reading
We're honored to announce that our investigative piece, "The Heart of the Matter: How Congress and Special Interests Kept Crucial Clinical Trial Data Secret," is a finalist for the NIHCM Foundation's Sixteenth Annual Health Care Journalism Award.
Hate 'em or love 'em, you almost certainly invested more of your hard earned money into the government last year than you did any other thing in your life. In fact, it's likely that you spent more on government ...Continue reading
Today, most citizens will be frantically filing their taxes with the IRS, or patting themselves on the back for getting ...Continue reading
Tonight is the Sunlight Foundations Tax Day Fundraiser with Finn Riggins. If you are in DC tonight and haven't ...Continue reading
According to various news reports, we can expect to see the legislative response to the Supreme Court’s decision in ...Continue reading
Dan Froomkin has a good write-up of the Mine Safety and Health Administration's (MSHA) failure to release certain notes ...Continue reading
Just how effective is the Obama Administration’s effort to help homeowners stave off foreclosure? It’s hard to know, in part because detailed data that could provide part of the answer is not available to the public.