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Reporter, The New York Times. Past: Bloomberg News. Looking at the business of the public sector.

Danielle Ivory's Biography

Danielle Ivory is a reporter for The New York Times. She previously was a reporter for Bloomberg News, the Huffington Post Investigative Fund and a senior fellow at Bill Moyers Journal. She has also worked as a production assistant with Weekend Edition Sunday on National Public Radio, and as a reporter for The Nation, one of Thailand's national English-language newspapers. Ivory is a recipient of the 2014 Howard Scripps ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job (not at a student paper) was for The Nation, which is an English-language newspaper in Thailand. I was there for a summer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I took a mandatory typing class in 6th grade and we used typewriters. I think it was the last year that the middle school used typewriters.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Henry Hackett from The Paper. That's one of my favorite movies of all time.

Laws Hinder Prosecutors in Charging G.M. Employees in Ignition Defect

nytimes.com — From the factory floor to the corporate suite, employees at General Motors saw indications of a deadly ignition defect and failed to disclose the problem to the government. Yet even now that prosecutors are closing in on a criminal case against the automaker, their effort to charge individual employees at the center of the case has hit an obstacle: legal loopholes that the auto industry helped create.
Jul 19, 2015

"When u don’t have legal tools to prosecute someone who acted badly & hurt someone else, it's incredibly frustrating" nytimes.com/2015/07/20/bus…

Jul 19, 2015

Federal prosecutors are struggling to charge individuals at GM due to loopholes the auto industry helped create nytimes.com/2015/07/20/bus…

Jul 19, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: "When u don’t have legal tools to prosecute someone who acted badly & hurt someone else, it's incredibly frustrating" h…

Jul 19, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Federal prosecutors are struggling to charge individuals at GM due to loopholes the auto industry helped create nytimes.com/2015/07/20/bus…

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Takata Says No to Fund for Victims of Defective Airbag

cnbc.com — Mr. Kennedy said in his letter that given the limited number of claims filed and consolidated litigation in Florida that is allowing "efficient coordination" of claims, the company had decided that a compensation fund would not be necessary.

Takata Says No to Fund for Victims

nytimes.com — As the recall of defective airbags made by the Japanese supplier Takata has mushroomed and the death and injury toll has mounted, the company has come under increasing pressure to take more responsibility for its faulty products.
Jul 09, 2015

Takata declines to set up a compensation fund for victims of its defective airbags. A scoop from @HirokoTabuchi & me: nytimes.com/2015/07/10/bus…

Jul 09, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Takata declines to set up a compensation fund for victims of its defective airbags. A scoop from @HirokoTabuchi & me: h…

Jul 09, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Takata declines to set up a compensation fund for victims of its defective airbags. A scoop from @HirokoTabuchi & me: h…

Jul 09, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Takata declines to set up a compensation fund for victims of its defective airbags. A scoop from @HirokoTabuchi & me: h…

Jul 10, 2015

What a company: Takata Says No to Fund for Victims of Defective Airbag. nyti.ms/1Hjifps

Effective Concussion Treatment Remains Frustratingly Elusive, Despite a Booming Industry

nytimes.com — In a small brick building across the street from a Taco Bell in Marrero, La., patients enter a clear plastic capsule and breathe pure oxygen. The procedure, known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy, uses a pressurized chamber to help scuba divers overcome the bends and to aid people sickened by toxic gases.
Jul 03, 2015

As the concussion industry booms, some medical experts are worried that it's a business where belief can outrun fact nytimes.com/2015/07/05/bus…

Jul 03, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: As the concussion industry booms, some medical experts are worried that it's a business where belief can outrun fact nytimes.com/2015/07/05/bus…

Jul 03, 2015

Over last decade, Defense Department has spent more than $800M on brain injury research, @danielle_ivory writes: ow.ly/P8YiZ

Jul 03, 2015

Effective Concussion Treatment Remains Frustratingly Elusive, Despite a Booming Industry With Millions in Funding nyti.ms/1JCr2q3

Jul 03, 2015

From @nytimes -- Effective Concussion Treatment Remains Frustratingly Elusive, Despite a Booming Industry nyti.ms/1JCr2q3

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Takata is said to have stopped safety audits as cost-saving move

business-standard.com — Read more about Takata is said to have stopped safety audits as cost-saving move on Business Standard. Company says it conducted regular reviews of product quality and safety and that the halted global audits referred to in the report relate only to worker safety, not product quality or safety

Takata Is Said to Have Stopped Safety Audits as Cost-Saving Move

nytimes.com — In the middle of what would become the largest automotive recall in American history, the Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata halted safety audits to save money, according to internal company emails cited in a report published on Monday by a Senate committee.
Jun 22, 2015

Senate report says Takata, maker of defective airbags, stopped global safety audits to save money. Takata disputes. nytimes.com/2015/06/23/bus…

Jun 22, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Senate report says Takata, maker of defective airbags, stopped global safety audits to save money. Takata disputes. nytimes.com/2015/06/23/bus…

Jun 23, 2015

Surprisingly, not much discussion of allegations from Senate report that Takata halted global safety audits for years nytimes.com/2015/06/23/bus…

Federal Auditor Finds Broad Failures at N.H.T.S.A.

nytimes.com — Despite evidence pointing to dangerous defects in millions of vehicles, the nation's top auto regulator repeatedly failed to root out problems and hold carmakers accountable for them, according to a long-awaited internal audit by the Transportation Department.
Jun 19, 2015

The Inspector General of the Transportation Dept has painted a bleak portrait of the agency that oversees auto safety nytimes.com/2015/06/20/bus…

Jun 19, 2015

Federal Auditor Finds Broad Failures at N.H.T.S.A. Blunt but unsurprising? nyti.ms/1evW85E

Jun 19, 2015

NHTSA relied on the “honor system” rather than reviewing automaker’ reporting procedures for death claims, OIG says nytimes.com/2015/06/20/bus…

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$663 Million in Penalties for Maker of Guardrail

nytimes.com — A Texas federal judge handed down a $663 million judgment Tuesday against Trinity Industries, the guardrail maker accused of producing a faulty product that can jam and spear through vehicles.
Jun 09, 2015

A federal judge has handed down a $663 million judgment, plus $19M in fees, against guardrail maker Trinity nytimes.com/2015/06/10/bus…

Jun 09, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Whistleblower in Trinity guardrail case awarded $199 million, given, “the US government opted not to participate" nytimes.com/2015/06/10/bus…

Jun 09, 2015

Whistleblower in Trinity guardrail case awarded $199 million, given, “the US government opted not to participate" nytimes.com/2015/06/10/bus…

Jun 09, 2015

RT @danielle_ivory: Whistleblower in Trinity guardrail case awarded $199 million, given, “the US government opted not to participate" nytimes.com/2015/06/10/bus…

Transparency Suffers as State Department Fails to Report

bloomberg.com — July 15 (Bloomberg) -- In her four years as the top U.S. diplomat, Hillary Clinton kept a running total of countries visited, miles traveled and hours spent in transit on the State Department website. Still untallied: The bill to taxpayers for her globe-trotting.
Jun 08, 2015

FOIA Is a Joke, Part 3,487: "A State Department FOIA officer told her to 'Go ahead and sue' before hanging up." bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Jun 16, 2015

RT @jenvalentino: FOIA Is a Joke, Part 3,487: "A State Department FOIA officer told her to 'Go ahead and sue' before hanging up." bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Jun 08, 2015

RT @jenvalentino: FOIA Is a Joke, Part 3,487: "A State Department FOIA officer told her to 'Go ahead and sue' before hanging up." bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Jun 16, 2015

RT @jenvalentino: FOIA Is a Joke, Part 3,487: "A State Department FOIA officer told her to 'Go ahead and sue' before hanging up." bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Jun 08, 2015

RT @sheelahk: Stunning account of Bloomberg reporters' attempts to get FOIAs fulfilled-- general response was: buzz off @business bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

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Takata Says It Will No Longer Make Side Inflater Linked to Airbag Defect

nytimes.com — As it prepared for a congressional hearing on Tuesday, the Japanese auto supplier Takata vowed on Monday to stop producing the driver-side inflaters that have been tied to a defect in its airbags. But the company said it would continue using an airbag propellant that experts said was dangerous.
Jun 01, 2015

Takata will stop producing certain "batwing" inflaters, but will keep using an explosive compound, ammonium nitrate nytimes.com/2015/06/02/bus…

Jun 01, 2015

Half of the replacement kits for defective Takata airbags last month were made by the supplier's competitors nytimes.com/2015/06/02/bus…

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Jul 31, 2015

RT @txtianmiller: Congress wanted a fix to track serial killers and rapists. The FBI didn’t deliver. #VICAP ow.ly/QiihQ

Jul 31, 2015

RT @txtianmiller: FBI has < 1% of rapes in database. In Canada, almost 100%. The difference tells a story. ow.ly/QihO3 | http://…

Jul 30, 2015

RT @axelgerdau: Each of us should see all of these: Videos That Are Putting Race and Policing Into Sharp Relief WATCH @nytimes nyti.ms/1JT1lMQ

Jul 30, 2015

Made @juliamoskin's heavenly gazpacho last night. Drank a pint of it for breakfast this morning. No regrets! nytimes.com/2015/07/29/din…

Jul 30, 2015

@jzembik I think what you meant to say was "Thank you, Danielle!" :)

Jul 30, 2015

A personal injury lawyer-themed birthday party for a toddler. blogs.wsj.com/law/2015/07/28…

Jul 28, 2015

RT @nytdrew: Key: Brady destroyed evidence, a cell phone that he had used during the week of the Deflategate game and afterward nyti.ms/1LUA5DL

Jul 28, 2015

"Dabbing tears from her eyes, the former employee, Joyce E. Mitchell pleaded guilty to promoting prison contraband" nytimes.com/2015/07/29/nyr…



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