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Congressman to Red Cross: ‘How Do You Get Lost Going to a Disaster Area?’

Rep. Bennie Thompson wants answers about the Red Cross’ performance. by Sarah Smith ProPublica This story was co-published with the Clarion-Ledger. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., the ranking member of the congressional committee that oversees the… Read More

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So Sue Them: What We’ve Learned About the Debt Collection Lawsuit Machine

ProPublica spent years gathering data to shed light on how debt collectors use the courts. Today, we run through the most important lessons we learned about a tactic that affects millions. by Paul Kiel ProPublica… Read More