Gerth, Linzer Join ProPublica

Big gets for the new project…

From the release:

    ProPublica, a non-profit newsroom producing journalism in the public interest, today announced the first additions to its news staff. Jeff Gerth, formerly a staff correspondent for The New York Times, and Dafna Linzer, a staff writer for the Washington Post, are both joining as senior reporters. Scott Klein, vice president, website & technology, of The Nation, has been named director of online development.

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