Carrie Levine

Senior Political Reporter  The Center for Public Integrity

Carrie Levine joined the Center for Public Integrity in October 2014 as a federal politics reporter investigating the influence of money in politics. For four years before joining the Center, she worked as research director at Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, where she managed a five-person staff that exposed the activities of politically active “dark money” nonprofits and uncovered instances of congressional self-dealing. Carrie previously worked as a reporter and associate editor for The National Law Journal, where she covered the inner workings of lobbying firms and lobbyists’ strategies. Carrie also previously reported for the Charlotte Observer, the Patriot Ledger of Quincy, Mass., and The Sun (Lowell, Mass.). She is a graduate of Boston University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

What stands in the way of native American voters?

By Carrie Levine

Election 2018 is awash in special interest cash

Watchdog calls for investigation into Wilbur Ross' financial dealings

By Carrie Levine and Dave Levinthal

Inside John Bolton Super PAC’s deal with Cambridge Analytica

By Dave Levinthal and Carrie Levine

Wilbur Ross to sell stocks after ethics officials sound alarm

By Carrie Levine

Wilbur Ross stock holdings rose in value during improper divestment delay

By Carrie Levine

What is FARA? Understanding the Foreign Agents Registration Act

By Carrie Levine

How a sanctioned Russian bank wooed Washington

By Carrie Levine

Politicos beware: Court ruling could prompt more transparent campaign spending

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump, Michael Cohen and the Stormy Daniels payment: a Q&A

By Dave Levinthal and Carrie Levine

John Bolton — eyed for Trump post — leads super PAC that employed Cambridge Analytica

By Carrie Levine

Companies court lawmakers with charitable giving, but don't always disclose the funds

By Carrie Levine

Did Donald Trump profit from his own presidential transition?

By Carrie Levine

By the numbers: a 2017 money-in-politics index

A former Panama agent is guiding Trump's Homeland Security pick

By Carrie Levine

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross sells shipping investment

By Carrie Levine

Republican lawmakers’ posh hideaway bankrolled by secret corporate cash

By Carrie Levine

CEOs scolded Trump after Charlottesville. Will corporations close their checkbooks?

By Carrie Levine

Comeback for 'legalized money laundering' in party politics?

By Carrie Levine

Jack Abramoff is back — as a registered lobbyist

By Carrie Levine

Trump appointee is a Saudi government lobbyist

By Carrie Levine

Supreme Court a millionaire's club

Bob Dole, Trump campaign aide to lobby for Congolese government

By Carrie Levine

Meet Donald Trump’s messaging army

By Carrie Levine and Dave Levinthal

Mercer family’s charitable giving skyrocketed in 2015, new filing shows

By Carrie Levine

James O'Keefe III: political committee created in his name is 'fraudulent'

By Carrie Levine

Wilbur Ross will shepherd Trump’s trade policy. Should he also own a shipping firm?

By Carrie Levine and Chris Zubak-Skees

Billionaires and corporations helped fund Donald Trump's transition

By Carrie Levine and Michael Beckel

Secret money fueling pro-Betsy DeVos ad campaigns

By Carrie Levine

Donald Trump's inauguration fueled by tobacco, oil and drug company money

By Carrie Levine

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