Brooke Williams

Award-winning reporter Brooke Williams joins NECIR

Award-winning reporter Brooke Williams, an investigative journalist specializing in data-driven reporting and storytelling to hold the powerful accountable, is joining the New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) as a senior investigative reporter and senior trainer. Her investigations have been featured in local and national newspapers, magazines and online publications, as well as on radio and television.

The U.S. Capitol Building

Dozens of Mass. super donors exceed former federal spending cap

Unleashed by the April US Supreme Court decision striking down a cap on individual donations to federal candidates, 29 heavyweight Massachusetts donors have blown past previous limits during this election cycle, federal records show.