Unearthing secrets: How to scrub any candidate or public official

Number 5950
Subject Backgrounding
Source Steve Eder, Lindsay Wise, Lulu Ramadan and Rosalind Helderman
Affiliation The New York Times, McClatchy, Palm Beach Post and The Washington Post
Year 2019
Summary Whether you are vetting a president, Supreme Court justice, or mayor, we'll give you all the tools you need to unearth the secrets of public officials and candidates. Using public records and master source-building, this presentation explains how to expose conflicts of interests, untangle financial connections, and reveal problematic relationships.
Tags backgrounding; researching; public records; bulletproofing; conflict of interest
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