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Liz Essley Whyte

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Covers:  u.s. politics, state politics, campaign finance, american religion, local

Reporter @publici, covering $ in state politics, ballot measures. Former transpo reporter, religion news junkie.

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I'm currently the American University fellow at the Center for Public Integrity. I work on the money in politics team at CPI while getting my master's degree in journalism at American.

My freelance pieces have appeared in The Detroit News, The Washington Post online and more.

Formerly: managing ...


Society of Professional Journalists Award

2013 - Robert D.G. Lewis Watchdog Award
The top investigative award from the local SPJ chapter in Washington, D.C.

Virginia Press Association

2013 - In-Depth or Investigative Reporting
3rd place