Investigative reporter covering the Trump administration, technology and cybersecurity. Education: Virginia Tech, BA in economics and history
Robert O’Harrow Jr. is a reporter and author on the investigative unit of The Washington Post who has focused on surveillance, technology, national security, corruption, contracting and political affairs, including the administration of President Trump. O’Harrow was a member of the team that won a Pulitzer Prize for the 2017 coverage of Roy Moore. He has been a Pulitzer Prize finalist twice and a four-time finalist for the Gerald Loeb Award for business writing. He also is the winner of top awards from Investigative Reporters and Editors and Sigma Delta Chi. O'Harrow's books include No Place To Hide; Zero Day: The Threat In Cyber Space; and The Quartermaster: Montgomery C. Meigs, Lincoln's General, Master Builder of the Union Army
Though Purdue Pharma has long borne the brunt of criticism for its role in the crisis, newly unsealed court records thrust a spotlight on a handful of obscure drug manufacturers that by 2006 — as the death rate was still accelerating — were selling the bulk of opioid pills flooding the country.
Cardinal Kevin Farrell and seven other Catholic clerics pledged on Friday to return money to the diocese of West Virginia after The Washington Post reported that the bishop there used church funds to give cash gifts of $350,000 to fellow clergymen.
In the years before he was removed from ministry for alleged sexual harassment and financial abuses, Bishop Michael Bransfield was reimbursed by the church for cash gifts he gave to fellow clergymen, records show.