Pro Publica, Inc.
Founded2007 (2007)
FocusInvestigative journalism
Area served
United States
Key people
> 100[1]

ProPublica (/prˈpʌblɪkə/[2]), legally Pro Publica, Inc., is a nonprofit organization based in New York City. It is a newsroom that aims to produce investigative journalism in the public interest.[3] In 2010, it became the first online news source to win a Pulitzer Prize, for a piece[4] written by one of its journalists[5][6] and published in The New York Times Magazine[7] as well as on[8] ProPublica states that its investigations are conducted by its staff of full-time investigative reporters, and the resulting stories are distributed to news partners for publication or broadcast. In some cases, reporters from both ProPublica and its partners work together on a story. ProPublica has partnered with more than 90 different news organizations, and it has won six Pulitzer Prizes.[9]

  1. ^ ProPublica Staff. Archived April 9, 2018, at the Wayback Machine Retrieved: June 11, 2019.
  2. ^ "How Herb Sandler's ProPublica drove Governor Schwarzenegger to action in under 12 hours". The Bridgespan Group. November 27, 2013. Retrieved July 21, 2021.
  3. ^ "About Us". Archived from the original on January 6, 2009. Retrieved January 11, 2009.
  4. ^ "a story that chronicles the urgent life-and-death decisions made by one hospital's exhausted doctors when they were cut off by the floodwaters of Hurricane Katrina." - The 2010 Pulitzer Prize Winners: Investigative Reporting Archived April 15, 2010, at the Wayback Machine, accessed April 13, 2010
  5. ^ The Guardian, April 13, 2010, Pulitzer progress for non-profit news Archived September 27, 2016, at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ ProPublica, Pulitzer Prize in Investigative Reporting: Deadly Choices at Memorial Archived June 13, 2015, at the Wayback Machine
  7. ^ Sheri Fink, New York Times Magazine, August 25, 2009, The Deadly Choices at Memorial Archived November 9, 2017, at the Wayback Machine
  8. ^ ProPublica, August 27, 2009, The Deadly Choices at Memorial Archived June 26, 2010, at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ William, William (December 9, 2020). "Richard Tofel interview: President of ProPublica on how 'Trump bump' helped donor-funded group triple in size". Press Gazette. Retrieved March 3, 2022.