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Corey G. Johnson

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Money and Politics Reporter
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Corey Johnson is an investigative reporter focusing on money and politics for California Watch and the Center for Investigative Reporting. Corey previously worked at The Fayetteville Observer in North Carolina, where he wrote stories that exposed secret hirings, internal turmoil, fiscal oversight failures and the abuse of e-mail in the University of North Carolina system. His reporting has been honored with awards from the North Carolina Press Association, Duke University and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. A Georgia native, Corey graduated from Florida A&M University.

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My priorities

Government oversight; lobbying; contracting; bond spending; construction

Recent Spotlight Articles

Thousands of students attending schools with unresolved safety issues
Despite California’s strict seismic safety regulations, the construction process at two school districts illustrates how mismanagement, disregard for safety requirements and allegations of fraud led to structural defects that could endanger students during an earthquake.
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