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The 2014 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Awards for Investigative Reporting

May 6, 2014 @ 5:30 pm

Reporter Shawn Boburg of The Record in Bergen, NJ tells the story behind how he uncovered the Chris Christie “Bridgegate” scandal. Boburg spoke at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Awards for Investigative Reporting held by the Better Government Association.

1st place


Title: “Chronic Crisis”

Newspaper: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Contributor: Meg Kissinger

2nd place


Title: “Small Claims…Big Injustice”

Television Station: WTHR-TV

Contributors: Sandra Chapman, William C. Ditton, Steve Rhodes, John Whalen, Michael Eckstein

3rd place


Title: “Backfire”

Newspaper: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Contributors: John Diedrich and Raquel Rutledge

Honorable Mention


Title: “Sweeping the Streets”

Newspaper: The Chicago Reporter

Contributors: Angela Caputo, Rui Kaneya, Matthew Kovac, Latricia Polk, Evan Moore

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AWARD: Special Citation for body of work

Television Station: WXYZ-TV

Contributors: Ross Jones, Ramon Rosario, Randy Lundquist, Johnny Sartin, Ann Mullen


May 6, 2014
5:30 pm
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