Affiliation:The Wall Street Journal, ProPublica, The New York Daily News
So you’ve spent months analyzing data and collecting documents for an investigation and now it’s time to get a comment from the subject of your story. Except, they don’t like the story and don’t want to cooperate. How do you maximize your chances of getting a meaningful response? What does a well-crafted comment request look like? And what should you expect – and not expect – when you request comment for your story? Come hear answers to these and other questions as well as tips and tricks for managing your next big comment request.