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With funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, AP has added two reporters to cover issues of injustice.
In a memo to staff, Deputy Managing Editor Sarah Nordgren described how an AP analysis of charter school enrollment data allowed member news organizations to zero in on segregation in their states:
Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Sally Buzbee
today announced a key appointment: Wendy Benjaminson is the new national news
editor for beats.