Persistent Reporting Uncovers Facts Regarding Border Security Expenditures
June 10, 2017
Brian Collister, veteran investigative reporter for KXAN-TV News, headed a team of broadcast journalists who dug through data, traveled throughout the State and made a point to talk to as many people who could add to the story as they could find. The resulting series of aired presentations demonstrate what high-quality reporting, backed up with the support of a dedicated news operation can mean to our society.
Mark Morrison of the Headliners Foundation interviews Brian Collister about the scope and development of the story and the pitfalls encountered in its production.