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scott amey

SCOTT H. AMEY, J.D.

General Counsel

Danielle Brian

DANIELLE BRIAN

Executive Director

lydia dennett

LYDIA DENNETT

Investigator

Danielle Downing, Editor

DANNI DOWNING

Editor and Congressional Training Program Director

abby evans

ABBY EVANS

Donor Relations Manager

ned feder

NED FEDER, M.D.

Staff Scientist

LESLIE GARVEY

Digital Media Manager

Neil Gordon, Investigator

NEIL GORDON

Investigator

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DAN GRAZIER

Jack Shanahan Fellow

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ELIZABETH "LIZ" HEMPOWICZ

Policy Counsel

David Hilzenrath

DAVID S. HILZENRATH

Chief Investigative Reporter

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SEAN MOULTON

Open Government Program Manager

Nick Pacifico

NICHOLAS PACIFICO

Program Manager

ANDREA PETERSON

Investigator

JUSTIN ROOD

Director of Congressional Oversight Initiative

keith rutter

KEITH RUTTER

Chief Operating Officer

NICK SCHWELLENBACH

Director of Investigations

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MANDY SMITHBERGER

Director, CDI Straus Military Reform Project

Mia Steinle, Investigator

MIA STEINLE

Investigator

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MARK THOMPSON

National Security Analyst

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DANIEL VAN SCHOOTEN

Researcher

Adam Zagorin, Journalist in Residence

ADAM ZAGORIN

Journalist in Residence