Radio host & producer Jad Abumrad was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more.
For more than 30 years, MacArthur has supported the production of documentary films and participatory web-based documentaries that combine exceptional storytelling with in-depth journalism to examine important social issues. Watch
Non-candidate spending has increased in state elections since 2010, in part because of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, according to “Who’s Calling the Shots in State Politics?” Read More
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