[Political Nonprofits Investigator at Open Secrets]
Robert joined the Center in August 2011 as the outside spending and PACs researcher. In 2012, he started CRP’s Politically Active Nonprofits project, which tracks the financial networks of “dark money” groups, mainly 501(c)(4) and 501(c)(6) organizations. In 2014, he won, with colleague Viveca Novak, the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service in Online Journalism for a series of stories published on OpenSecrets Blog.
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