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posted 09/08/2021
Child advocates and researchers believe the new child tax credit is a huge deal for families — here's why.
posted 09/02/2021
Reporters share how the Supreme Court decision changed the story in their states – or didn’t.
posted 08/19/2021
Researchers are increasingly finding that the human brain is shaped by external forces while it is still in utero.
posted 07/22/2021
The powerhouse reporting team shares the story behind the story, and offers sage reporting tips along the way.
posted 07/07/2021
The backlash goes in the face of decades of research that has found syringe exchanges reduce the transmission of disease and help get people off drugs.
posted 07/01/2021
Billions have been set aside to aid struggling renters. But will the money get to those who need it in time to avert the looming eviction crisis?
posted 04/26/2021
How will vaccines be distributed to homebound people? Journalists say it's been hard to find clear answers from officials.
posted 04/16/2021
LA Times reporter Marissa Evans shares tips for mining public records — and you don’t have to be a geek to do it.
posted 04/15/2021
Dan Diamond of The Washington Post, Neil Bedi of ProPublica and Kathleen McGrory of the Tampa Bay Times share strategies for getting big projects noticed.
posted 04/01/2021
How three reporters are approaching their coverage.

Giles Bruce's Blog

Child advocates and researchers believe the new child tax credit is a huge deal for families —... more »
posted 09/08/21
Reporters share how the Supreme Court decision changed the story in their states – or didn’t. more »
posted 09/02/21
Researchers are increasingly finding that the human brain is shaped by external forces while it... more »
posted 08/19/21

Giles Bruce's Work

The initial statistics shocked me. It turns out, I hadn’t seen anything yet.
Do Indiana parents now really mistreat their kids more than their counterparts just about everywhere else? Many experts say no.
Kateri Whiteside looked at the pictures of her six kids on the wall: boys and girls, from toddlers to adults. She hasn't seen some of them for years.