Finding US data

  • Event: 2016 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Jaimi Dowdell of Reuters; Megan Luther of InvestigateTV
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Mar. 13 at 9:00am
  • Location: Colorado E
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

Data exist. It's up to us to find it. We will take you to the hidden places and best techniques to unearth the goldmines. We'll be focusing on local, state and national U.S. data, but international attendees can use these tips and sources to access information about their own country within the U.S.

Speaker Bios

  • Jaimi Dowdell is a data journalist for Reuters. Previously she was training director for Investigative Reporters and Editors and data editor for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. @JaimiDowdell jaimi.dowdell@tr.com

  • Megan Luther is an investigative producer with InvestigateTV, Gray Television's national investigative team. Previously, she was IRE's Senior Training Director and a data analyst for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Megan, mother of two, works remotely in South Dakota. @MeganLuther

Related Tipsheets

  • Finding U.S. Data tipsheet and links
    Data exist. It's up to us to find it. We will take you to the hidden places and best techniques to unearth the goldmines. We'll be focusing on local, state and national U.S. data, but international attendees can use these tips and sources to access information about their own country within the U.S.