iOS app Android app

Entries by The Center for Public Integrity from 04/2012

Finance industry makes up nearly half of pro-Romney super PAC's donations

| Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

By Alexandra Duszak and Rachael Marcus, iWatch News...

FedEx fails to deliver for drivers

| Posted 04.02.2012 | Business

By Amy Biegelsen, iWatch NewsGary Terrio used to work for himself driving lost luggage from the airport in Manchester, N.H., out to the owners' home...

Lethal injection drug access could put executions on hold

| Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

By Kimberly Leonard, iWatch NewsA federal judge's decision to block imports of a drug used in executions will leave states to rely more on a substit...

Syrian abuses captured in satellite photos

| Posted 04.05.2012 | World

By R. Jeffrey Smith, iWatch NewsIn 1995, U.S. spy satellites photographed telling moments in the massacre over four days of an estimated 7,800 Bosn...

On-call employment: Good for retail business, bad for workers

| Posted 04.06.2012 | Business

By Joe EatoniWatch NewsLike generations of college students, Caprice Taylor needed a job to help pay her school and living expenses. For the 24-year...

Santorum's withdrawal leaves super PAC without a candidate

| Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

By Michael BeckeliWatch NewsWhat can the people who run super PACs do with all the cash they have collected when their favorite candidate drops out ...

Behind DEA's recycled (but successful) sting strategy to catch arms traffickers

| Posted 04.12.2012 | Crime

By Aaron MehtaiWatch NewsIn the central March 2008 negotiations over the delivery of weapons by Russian arms merchant Viktor Bout to a Columbian ter...

Beer and wine wholesalers behind legislators pushing controversial voter ID laws

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

By Paul AbowdiWatch NewsSome of America's best known brands are dropping their membership in the American Legislative Exchange Council at least part...

Tea party leader Dick Armey gets first-class treatment

| Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

By Rachael MarcusiWatch NewsDick Armey is a former House Majority Leader and current chairman of FreedomWorks, which serves as a hub for tea party g...

Crossroads political machine funded mostly by secret donors

| Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

By Michael BeckeliWatch NewsSixty-two percent of funds raised by two conservative groups associated with former Bush adviser Karl Rove have come fro...

School discipline debate reignited by new Los Angeles data

| Posted 04.25.2012 | Los Angeles

By Susan FerrissiWatch NewsAs a national debate heats up over appropriate student discipline, new data from Los Angeles reveal that school police th...

Top 10 donors make up a third of donations to super PACs

| Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

By John Dunbar and Michael BeckeliWatch ...

Missile defenses hobbled by uncertainties

| Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

By R. Jeffrey SmithiWatch NewsAfter the successful U.S. interception of a simulated North Korean warhead in a 2007 test, Lt. Gen. Henry Obering III ...