Category: Tip sheets
Tips from seasoned investigative journalists on FOIA requests, working with sources and more.
A tip sheet for reporters writing about infectious diseases.
An explainer on proportional representation, with a focus on ranked-choice voting.
Lowering America’s corporate tax rate is a priority for the Trump administration and Congressional Republicans. Elsewhere in government, however, analysts are suggesting caution.
Politicians looking to reform America’s tax system often talk about closing loopholes and cutting deductions. What does this mean? And who is lobbying against the changes?
Tips for numbers-shy journalists on understanding and writing about statistics.
Looking for research on a particular topic? We’ll walk you through the steps we use here at Journalist's Resource.
In a few short years, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have assumed a big role in global finance. We explain how they work, the risks to traditional money systems and the revolutionary technology behind them.
Amid the opioid crisis, the synthetic drug fentanyl stands out for its danger and the sheer number of Americans it has killed. This tip sheet offers reporters background and resources.
Resourceful journalists know how a birth, marriage or death certificate can yield good leads. We explain how to find these vital records.