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CalWatchdog Launch

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Sacramento Press by Ingrid Ratliff, published on February 5, 2010 Thursday night marked a new voice in state news and a new set of eyes narrowed on the Capitol. About fifty people gathered at Pyramid Ale House to celebrated the launch of CalWatchdog.com, a new journalism venture with a mission of...

PRI'S CALWATCHDOG SEEKS TO EXPOSE WASTE, FRAUD AND ABUSE IN THE STATE

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Steven Greenhut on FlashReport January 11, 2010 [Publisher's Note: We here at the FlashReport couldn't be more excited and thrilled than we are with the launch of the Pacific Research Institute's CalWatchDog project.  When you finish reading this piece by Steven Greenhut, you'll understand why - ...

Ex-Weekly Reporter Lands Sacramento Investigative Gig

Friday, January 8th, 2010

By R. Scott Moxley January 6, 2010 Ex-OC Weekly investigative reporter Anthony Pignataro has joined the staff of the new Sacramento-based CalWatchdog.com which launched its website yesterday. Controlled by ex-Orange County Register editorial writer Steven Greenhut on behalf of a libertarian-leani...

CalWatchdog Debuts Web Site on State Government

Friday, January 8th, 2010

By Melanie Turner January 6, 2010 Think-tank Pacific Research Institute has launched Sacramento-based investigative reporting Web site www.CalWatchdog.com. CalWatchdog plans to serve as a one-stop-shop for information on California government, with original news content, investigative reports a...