Minyanville Writer Claims "Excellence in Financial Journalism" Award
Our reporter investigated the laws allowing members of Congress to trade on insider information, beating "60 Minutes" by nine months.
As NYSSCPA past president and event emcee David J. Moynihan commented, both financial journalists and CPAs are in the business of truth-telling. CPAs tell the story in numbers, and journalists tell the story behind the numbers, he said. We couldn't agree more. And in the case of this story, Rohrlich dug into the numbers nine months before TV's 60 Minutes made it a national issue.
For a full list of the distinguished winners and their comments about the importance of investigative financial journalism, check out the event's live blog.
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