FOR ALMOST TWO DECADES, OUR RESEARCH HAS SHAPED THE NATIONAL DEBATE ON ALMOST EVERY MAJOR U.S. POLICY.

This work includes in-depth investigations of individuals, corporations, and front groups, and it has included detailed analysis of their impact on national, state, and local public policy issues, such as:

  • anti-corruption measures
  • fair courts
  • corporate accountability
  • human rights, civil liberties, and national security
  • climate change, environmental protection, and sustainable agriculture 
  • privatization versus public investment, such as public schools
  • gun policy, racial justice, and criminal justice issues

Please check out the mission of True North: to research and write stories about public policies that help “promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity…”

The Izzy Award recognized Lisa Graves and her investigative team for “high-impact journalistic work that turned a bright light on a powerful institution that had largely operated in darkness.”

— –The Judges for the I.F. Stone Award on Lisa’s ALECexposed investigation
Close Menu