September 25, 2023

The Wall Avenue Journal has received the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting.

The prize was awarded to the staff of The Journal for accountability reporting on monetary conflicts of curiosity amongst officers at 50 federal businesses that exposed officers who traded shares they regulated and different moral violations.

Journal reporters Rebecca Ballhaus, Brody Mullins, John West, Coulter Jones, Joe Palazzolo, James V. Grimaldi, James Benedict, Michael Siconolfi and Chad Day labored on the “Capital Property” sequence.

The Journal final received a Pulitzer in 2019 for a sequence of articles that detailed hush-money funds to 2 ladies who stated that they had affairs with President Donald Trump.

It has now received 39 Pulitzers, thought-about the best honor in journalism. The Journal was additionally a finalist within the worldwide reporting class for tales in regards to the struggle in Ukraine.

Final yr, The Journal was a finalist within the explanatory reporting class for “tales that vividly reconstructed the 1921 Tulsa Race Bloodbath and illuminated its enduring results, describing how the destruction of Black wealth and property burdened future generations.”

Joshua Schneyer, Mica Rosenberg and Kristina Cooke of Reuters had been finalists within the nationwide reporting class for an exposé of how two automakers and a serious poultry provider in Alabama violated baby labor legal guidelines and exploited undocumented immigrant youngsters.