Essential Responsibilities As a researcher, your responsibilities will include : Investigation : Youâ??ll use publicly available research databases, documents obtained through public records requests, and a broad range of news sources to identify corruption and other wrongdoing in the Trump administration and state governments and uncover avenues for future research.
Public records requests : Youâ??ll work with the legal team to draft public records requests aimed at uncovering corruption and malfeasance and promoting government transparency.
Analysis : Youâ??ll analyze records that we obtain through public records requests to identify underreported trends and stories.
Writing : Youâ??ll work with the investigations and communications teams to tell the stories we find with blog posts, background documents, and other written products.
Rapid response : Youâ??ll respond to breaking news by doing rapid-response research and drafting public records requests on tight deadlines.