Investigative reporter for the Charlotte Observer, document packrat, typist with a jackhammer touch.

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Ames Alexander, an investigative reporter for The Charlotte Observer, has examined rampant corruption in North Carolina's prisons, less than charitable behavior by nonprofit hospitals, the mistreatment of injured poultry workers and many other subjects.

His stories have led to new laws, congress...

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@amesalex — 1,425 followers, 2,293 tweets

NC wants to require Medicaid recipients to work. Here’s what would have to happen next. 
Law firm that helps employers avoid discrimination complaints is sued for discrimination  #charobs
Monday’s holiday celebrated non-violence. It ended with 5 officers shot and 4 dead.  #charobs
RT @bhender: ‘For God & Country’ read bomb planted at Asheville’s airport. Defendant explains why. Read more here: 
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