Overview and long-term impact of COVID-19 stimulus programs

Maya MacGuineas

President, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

@MayaMacGuineas

 

Data available on PPP and other CARES Act programs

Philip Mattera

Research director, Good Jobs First

@DirtDiggers

 

Status of FOIA case to demand release of all PPP data

Maxwell S. Mishkin

Associate, Ballard Spahr

@maxmishkin

 

Big bailouts: When Congress comes to save the economy

Kathleen Day

Lecturer, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, and author, “Broken Bargain: Bankers, Bailouts, and the Struggle to Tame Wall Street”

@KathleenDay

 

“Good Billions After Bad”: Investigating the TARP bailout of 2008

James B. Steele

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, author of “America: What Went Wrong? The Crisis Deepens”

@JBSPhilly

 

COVID oversight: How Congress, others will monitor CARES spending

Danielle Brian

Executive director, Project On Government Oversight

@daniellebrian

 

Building a database of federal COVID contracts

Derek Willis

News applications developer, ProPublica

@derekwillis

 

Data tutorial: Making the most of Tableau

Chantilly Jaggernauth

Vice president, data visualization and training, Lovelytics

@chanjagg

 

COVID on the Hill: How lobbying push shaped stimulus bill

Sheila Krumholz

Executive director, Center for Responsive Politics

@skrmhlz

Dan Auble

Senior researcher, Center for Responsive Politics

@OpenSecretsDC

 

Inside Congress: Key records to track people and issues on the Hill

James V. Grimaldi

Senior writer, The Wall Street Journal

@JamesVGrimaldi

 

Data tutorial: Intro to Python

Susan E. McGregor

Associate research scholar, Data Science Institute, Columbia University

@SusanEMcG

 

Backgrounding individuals and companies

Cheryl W. Thompson

Investigative correspondent, NPR; associate professor of journalism, George Washington University; president, Investigative Reporters and Editors

@cherylwt

Mark Horvit

Associate professor, University of Missouri School of Journalism; former executive director, Investigative Reporters and Editors

@markhorvit

 

Making the most of SEC filings

Rob Wells

Assistant professor, School of Journalism and Strategic Media, University of Arkansas, and author of “The Enforcers: How Little-Known Trade Reporters Exposed the Keating Five and Advanced Business Journalism”

@rwells1961

 

Data tutorial: Scraping

Mark Walker

FOIA coordinator, The New York Times; former training director and current board member, Investigative Reporters and Editors

@bymarkwalker