Mosquito-borne illnesses are on the rise, and climate change will worsen the threat. Little-known local agencies are the main line of defense.
Lawmakers call for investigation into PACs that raise money for charity
A Nevada congresswoman called on federal authorities to investigate political action committees that raise funds for a cause — but plow most of what they raise back into their own paychecks and committee fundraising efforts, a Public Integrity investigation found.
Maryland passes law banning noncompete laws for low-wage workers
A Public Integrity investigation into how noncompete clauses can limit mobility and stifle wages was cited in testimony leading to the passage of State of Maryland's law.