Missing the Target
Oakland Tribune, Sept. 5-9, 2004
This series explored how California misspent millions of dollars in Homeland Security grants. It was based on exhaustive records requests and a leaked list of top targets. We won the Sigma Delta Chi award for this work. This is the IRE submission, scroll down to see the articles.
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This list includes my investigation of faulty welds and dangerous working conditions on the Bay Bridge, my on-the-ground coverage of Hurricane Rita, my year-long series documenting child abuse deaths, and more of award-winning coverage of the Yarnell Hill Fire.