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Journalism 772 and 472: Computer-Assisted Reporting

Philip Merrill College of Journalism

University of Maryland

Spring 2005

 

Student presentation Web sites:

 

Jackie – Licensed Professionals

 

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

http://www.dllr.state.md.us/license/occprof/

 

Maryland Branch, Chapter, Local, Regional Organized Labor and Union Web Site Links

http://www.xpdnc.com/links/lousmd.html

 

Public Citizen Health Research Group

http://www.citizen.org/hrg/

 

Databases:

 

National Practitioner Data Bank

http://www.npdb-hipdb.com/publicdata.html

 

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Maryland Board of Pharmacy

http://www.mdbop.org/downloads/index.htm

 

Story:

“Teachers Who Fail.  A Survey of Certification-Test Scores Yields Alarming Results”

Sarasota Herald-Tribune, December 12, 2004

http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20041212/NEWS/412120357

 

Sidebar: “How We Did This Story”

SHT, December 12, 2004

http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20041212/NEWS/412120684

 

Related Article: “State Fights to Prevent Access to Teacher Information”

SHT, December 12, 2004

http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20041212/NEWS/412120773

 

 

 

Rachael – Environment

 

The Society of Environmental Journalists

www.sej.org

 

The Environmental Protection Agency

www.epa.gov

 

The Right to Know Network

www.rtknet.org

 

Database sites:

 

The Right to Know Network

www.rtknet.org

 

The Environmental Protection Agency's Envirofacts Data Warehouse

http://www.epa.gov/enviro/html/qmr.html

 

Article:

 

“Lead levels in water misrepresented across the U.S.;

Utilities manipulate or withhold test results to ward off regulators”

The Washington Post

Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2004

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A7094-2004Oct4.html

 

 

Chris L. – Real estate

 

Lincoln County, NC Tax Assessor's Office- GIS Lookup
http://www.lincolncounty.org/County/Departments/Tax/GIS.htm

Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council- Geocoding System
http://www.ffiec.gov/geocode/default.htm

The Real Estate Center at Texas A & M University (building permit activity)
http://www.recenter.tamu.edu/data/databp.html

Downloadable Data:

King County, Washington-- Tax Assessor's Office
http://www.metrokc.gov/assessor/download/download.asp

U.S. Census Bureau FTP site
http://www2.census.gov

Department of Housing and Urban Development Data
http://www.huduser.org/datasets/pdrdatas.html

 

Stories:

 

“Housing partnership clients often trapped in overpriced homes”
Dan Stockman, The Journal Gazette (Fort Wayne, Indiana)

Sept. 20, 2004
http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/journalgazette/news/local/9715967.htm


”Let's Make a Deal: State Often Gives Lease Discounts”
Associated Press

Sept. 12, 2004
http://www.billingsgazette.com/index.php?id=1&display=rednews/2004/09/12/build/state/30-make-a-deal.inc


”Eastlake Taxed Property Owners Extra $5 Million”
Mark Gillispie,  The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

Sept. 11, 2004
http://www.cleveland.com/news/plaindealer/index.ssf?/base/lake/1094905826199580.xml

 

 

Andrew W. – Real estate

 

U.S. Census Bureau, Maryland Population Density Data

http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/GCTTable?_bm=y&-geo_id=04000US24&-_box_head_nbr=GCT-PH1&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-format=ST-2

 

Maryland Department of Taxation and Assessment, Real Property Data

http://sdatcert3.resiusa.org/rp_rewrite/

 

U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Homes and Communities

 http://www.hud.gov/library/bookshelf18/archivedsum.cfm

 

Maryland Info.com Real Estate

http://www.marylandinfo.com/Real_Estate_and_Home/

 

Databases

 

U.S. Census Bureau, Maryland Population Density Data

http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/GCTTable?_bm=y&-geo_id=04000US24&-_box_head_nbr=GCT-PH1&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-format=ST-2

 

Maryland Department of Taxation and Assessment, Real Property Data Search

http://sdatcert3.resiusa.org/rp_rewrite/

 

Urban Land Institute: Project Reference Files Database

http://libraries.mit.edu/guides/subjects/architecture/architects/prf/

 

U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Maryland Projects Database

http://www.hud.gov/library/bookshelf18/plan/md/maryland.html

 

Story

 

“Winners and Losers: The 1994 Citrus County Tax Roll”

St. Petersburg Times, January 1, 1995.

http://80-web.lexis-nexis.com.researchport.umd.edu:2050/universe/document?_m=bd86567553ef0a9d60fee7764182a547&_docnum=1&wchp=dGLbVtz-zSkVA&_md5=43fcde8b867798b233e8572a7831ddf2

or:

http://web.lexis-nexis.com/universe/document?_m=c8f08a84c0f635bf3e707104f8b176c5&_docnum=1&wchp=dGLbVlz-zSkVA&_md5=734b114202f623470a65b97ce2993503

 

 

More on real estate and lending practices

 

“Landmark Predatory Lending Suit Settled; 7-Year Fight Can End With Judge's Approval”

The Washington Post, Feb. 24, 2005

 

“FTC Sues Capital City Mortgage Over Lending Practices”

The Washington Post, January 30, 1998

 

“BORROWING TROUBLE,” The Washington Post, May 5-6, 2005

“Lender Challenged on Foreclosures; Capital City's Troubled Mortgages in D.C. Expose Homeowners to Property Loss”

“After One Church's Eviction, a Second Faces a Worse Fate”

“High-Rate Lenders Get Low Priority; D.C.'s Lack of Regulation Opens Loopholes”

 

 

Dorcas – The world of the disadvantaged

 

Maryland Department of Human Resources

http://www.dhr.state.md.us/index.html

 

The Casey Journalism Center on Children and Families

http://casey.umd.edu/

 

Institute for Research on Poverty

http://www.irp.wisc.edu/links/institution.htm

 

Center on Hunger and Poverty

http://www.centeronhunger.org/

 

Databases:

 

The Urban Institute’s National Survey of America’s Families

http://www.urban.org/Content/Research/NewFederalism/NSAF/Overview/NSAFOverview.htm

 

FedStats

http://www.fedstats.gov/

 

KIDS Count, The Annie E. Casey Foundation

http://www.aecf.org/kidscount/data.htm

 

American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau

http://www.census.gov/acs/www/index.html

 

Reporting Project:

Three Part Series: “The working poor: Hard work, hard times”

By Heath Foster, Paul Nyhan and Phuong Cat Le, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

February 9, 2005

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/specials/workingpoor/

 

Resource List:

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/211077_workingsources09.html

 

 

Janice –World of the disadvantaged

 

U.S. Census Bureau

http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty.html

 

Welfare Information Network

http://www.financeprojectinfo.org/win/

 

The National Center for Children in Poverty

http://www.nccp.org

 

Databases:

 

U.S. Census Bureau

http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/income.html

 

U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service

http://www.fns.usda.gov/fns/

 

Story:

 

“Working hard doesn’t work for thousands of NE Ohioans: More and more are classified as working poor”

The Plain Dealer, September 5, 2004

http://www.cleveland.com/search/index.ssf?/base/cuyahoga/1094377384296470.xml?ncounty_cuyahoga

 

 

Katie – Education

 

National Education Association

www.nea.org

 

Education Writers Association

www.ewa.org

 

U.S. Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov/index.jhtml

 

Databases:

 

National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/

 

U.S. Department of Education (Grant Award Database)

http://www.ed.gov/fund/data/award/grntawd.html

 

Stories:

 

“Schools toying with test results: Some states meet standards with art of statistics”

Chicago Tribune, Sept. 28, 2003

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-0309280535sep28,1,4312257.story?ctrack=1&cset=true

 

No Child Left Behind Story Archive – Chicago Tribune

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-030808nochild-storygallery,1,6963212.storygallery

 

“For homeless, no place like school”

Christian Science Monitor, Feb. 8, 2005

http://www.csmonitor.com/2005/0208/p10s01-legn.html?s=hns

 

 

Rachel F. – Education

 

Education Writers Association

http://www.ewa.org

 

Center on Education Policy

http://www.ctredpol.org

 

U.S. Department of Education

http://www.ed.gov

 

Databases:

 

Department of Education Grant Award Database

http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/grantaward/start.cfm

 

No Child Left Behind Report Wizard

http://nclb.ecs.org/nclb/trend/default.aspx

 

Story:

 

"Black Teachers Are Hard to Find"

By Rebekah Denn, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

March 15, 2002

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/disciplinegap/61967_staff13.shtml

 

 

Amos – Law enforcement

 

University of Michigan Crime Statistics, United States

http://www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/stsoc.html#crime

 

Commission for Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies

http://www.calea.org/

 

Racial Profiling Data Collection Resource Center,

Northeastern University

http://www.racialprofilinganalysis.neu.edu

 

Databases:

 

Department of Education, Crime Statistics

http://www.ope.ed.gov/security/Search.asp

 

Report Generator, Racial Profiling Data Collection Center

http://www.racialprofilinganalysis.neu.edu/tablegen_intro.php

 

Story:

 

“Police Commander Indicted, Sources Say”

Susan Levine and Lori Montgomery

The Washington Post

Dec. 10, 2003

http://80-web.lexis-nexis.com.researchport.umd.edu:2050/universe/document?_m=0e24afef3d9a2794e87bccdabb27b1c1&_docnum=14&wchp=dGLbVtz-zSkVA&_md5=eefbc1d094c6df4fc7b8c8d28764e2d9

 

 

 

Brooke – Nonprofit organizations:

 

Guidestar

www.guidestar.org

 

Maryland Charities Database

http://www.sos.state.md.us/Charity/SearchCharity.htm

 

Internet Nonprofit Center

http://www.nonprofits.org

 

Databases:

 

IRS Tax Exempt Organizations Records

http://www.irs.gov/taxstats/article/0,,id=97186,00.html

 

The Urban Institute

http://www.urban.org/Content/Research/NewFederalism/AboutANF/AboutANF.htm

 

Story:

 

“Charity Begins at Home”

 Boston Globe

an occasional series of investigative stories  on nonprofit organizations

http://www.boston.com/news/nation/articles/2003/10/09/some_officers_of_charities_steer_assets_to_selves?pg=full

 

 

 

Andrew Johnson – Nonprofit organizations

 

Give.org

http://www.give.org/

 

National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy

http://www.ncrp.org/

 

Capital Research Center

http://www.capitalresearch.org/

 

Databases:

 

Internal Revenue Service

http://www.irs.gov/taxstats/article/0,,id=97186,00.html

 

Guidestar

http://www.guidestar.org/

 

Story:

 

“IRS documents show ties between charity, sex cult;

Tax-exempt foundation that raises money for projects around world denies links to sect”

Don Lattin, The San Francisco Chronicle

February 6, 2005

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2005/02/06/MNGJ4B6UE31.DTL

 

 

Caroline – Legislative branch

 

Center for Responsive Politics

www.opensecrets.org

 

Thomas

http://thomas.loc.gov

 

General Accounting Office

www.gao.gov

 

Databases

 

American University Campaign Finance

http://www1.soc.american.edu/campfin/index.cfm

 

Lobbyist Reports

http://opensecrets.org/lobbyists

 

Story

 

“Financial Disclosures Don’t Always Add Up”

St. Petersburg Times

http://www.sptimes.com/2005/02/21/State/Financial_disclosures.shtml

 

 

Melissa – Legislative branch

 

Maryland General Assembly

http://mlis.state.md.us/

 

Center for Responsive Politics’ Opensecrets.org

www.opensecrets.org

 

Library of Congress – Thomas

http://thomas.loc.gov

 

Project Vote Smart

www.vote-smart.org

 

Databases:

 

Federal Election Commission

Detailed Files about Candidates, Parties and Other Committees

http://www.fec.gov/finance/disclosure/ftpdet.shtml

 

IRE

Sites for State Races: Data Sources, Specific State Sites

http://www.campaignfinance.org/linksstate.html

 

Center for Responsive Politics

Lobbyists Database:

www.opensecrets.org/lobbyists

 

Story:

 

“Don Perata: Influence, family and political favors”

San Francisco Chronicle

Jan. 23, 2005

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2005/01/23/MNGVSAV32P1.DTL

 

Maya – Executive branch

 

Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents

www.access.gpo.gov/nara/nara003.html

 

Federal Web Locator

www.infoctr.edu/fwl

 

National Association of Government Communicators

www.nagc.com

 

Databases

 

U.S. Census Bureau: Federal, State, and Local Government Data

www.census.gov/govs/www/

 

U.S. Census Bureau: Federal Assistance Award Data System

www.census.gov/govs/www/faads.html

 

Story

 

“Mayoral meals cost taxpayers thousands”

The Plain Dealer

www.cleveland.com/news/plaindealer/index.ssf?/base/news/111070982246670.xml

 

 

Eugenia – Executive branch

 

The Federal Register 
http://www.gpoaccess.gov/index.html 
 
FedWorld.Gov: A Program of the United States Department of Commerce 
www.fedworld.gov 
 
National Governors' Association 
http://www.nga.org/ 
 
Databases: 

U.S. Budget on the Federal Register 
http://www.gpoaccess.gov/usbudget/fy06/browse.html 
 
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents on the Federal Register 
http://www.gpoaccess.gov/wcomp/index.html 

Bills that Affect Federal Employees 
http://capwiz.com/govexec/issues/bills/ 
 
Story: 
"Troubles Come Home to Inspector:

Independent Survey Finds 100 Deficiencies in Official's Properties;

'At or near point of no return'; Code enforcer got little scrutiny" 
The Baltimore Sun, January 28, 1996
(Available through Sun archives)

 

 

Mari – Judical branch

 

The Federal Judiciary

http://www.uscourts.gov/

 

FindLaw for Legal Professionals

http://lp.findlaw.com/

 

National Center for State Courts

http://www.ncsconline.org/

 

Databases:

 

Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center

http://fjsrc.urban.org/noframe/download.cfm

 

National Archive of Criminal Justice Data: Analyze Data

http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/NACJD/SDA/das.html#STUDIES

 

Story:

 

“Key figures point to lack of manpower, leadership”

By Jerry Mitchell

The Clarion Register, Jackson, Miss.

Feb. 27, 2005

http://www.clarionledger.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2005502270395

 

 

Robert – Law enforcement

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics State and Local Law Enforcement Statistics

http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/sandlle.htm

 

Criminal Justice Journalists

http://www.reporters.net/cjj

 

Officer.com

http://www.officer.com

 

Databases:

 

FBI Uniform Crime Reports

http://www.fbi.gov/ucr/ucr.htm

 

National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/NACJD/index.html

 

Reporting Project:

“Shootings ravage city neighborhoods”

By Nathan Gorenstein, Barbara Boyer and Rose Ciotta

Philadelphia Inquirer

March 20, 2005

http://www.philly.com/mld/inquirer/11180561.htm

 

Interactive Map Graphic:

http://www.realcities.com/multimedia/philly/inquirer/KRT_packages/archive/phila_shoot/index.html

 

 

 

Lisa - Judicial branch

 

Federal Bureau of Prisons

http://www.bop.gov/

 

FindLaw

http://www.findlaw.com/

 

U.S. Department of Justice

http://www.usdoj.gov/

 

Databases:

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics

http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/dtdata.htm

 

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

http://www.albany.edu/sourcebook/

 

Story:

 

"Justice Withheld"

The Miami Herald

Sunday, January 25, 2004

http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/7788952.htm

 

 

Liz – Environment

 

The United States Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.epa.gov/

 

The Society of Environmental Journalists

http://www.sej.org/

 

The Maryland Department of the Environment

http://www.mde.state.md.us/

 

Databases:

 

The Toxicology Data Network

http://www.toxnet.nlm.nih.gov

 

EPA - Envirofacts Data Warehouse

http://www.epa.gov/enviro/index_java.html

 

Story:

 

"A Town Left to Die"

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Nov. 18, 1999

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/uncivilaction/lib18.shtml

 

 

Daniel – Licensed Professionals

 

MD Board of Physicians

http://www.mbp.state.md.us/

 

MD Dept. of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

http://www.dllr.state.md.us/

 

MD Attorney Grievance Commission

http://www.courts.state.md.us/attygrievance/index.html

 

The Federation of State Medical Boards of The United States, Inc.

http://www.fsmb.org/

 

Public Citizen

www.citizen.org/hrg/

http://www.citizen.org/documents/1615appendix.pdf .

 

Airmen Search

http://registry.faa.gov/amquery.asp

 

The Council on Licensure, Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR):

http://www.clearhq.org/default.htm

 

Supplies links to sites for professionals in areas such as Nursing:

 http://www.mbon.org/main.php

https://12.153.47.224/

 

Databases:

 

Vermont State Databases

http://www.vtprofessionals.org/opr1/opr/oprdatabasedownload.html

 

Texas Licensing

http://www.license.state.tx.us/LicenseSearch/licfile.asp

 

Story

 

“Records Show Just Half of State's Firearms Dealers Inspected in 3 Years”

By Chris Kotterman, Capital News Service
December 14, 2004

http://www.journalism.umd.edu/cns/wire/2004-editions/12-December-editions/041214-Tuesday/GunShy_CNS-UMCP.html

 

 

 

Chris S. – Health care

 

he Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
www.jcaho.org

The Health Letter
http://www.citizen.org/hrg/healthcare/articles.cfm?ID=6146

National Institutes of Health
www.nih.gov

Databases

Manufacturer and User Facility Experience Data
www.fda.gov/cdrh/maude.html

National Council of State Boards of Nursing Disciplinary Actions Data
www.ncsbn.org/regulation/index.asp

Story

“Dangerous Care: Nurses' Hidden Role in Medical Error”
Michael J. Berens, Chicago Tribune

Sept. 10, 2000 (3-part series)
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/specials/chi-000910nursing1,1,2682439.story?ctrack=1&cset=true

 

 

Kelly – Health care

 

United States Department of Health & Human Services

http://www.hhs.gov

 

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality

http://www.ahrq.gov/

 

Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygenine

http://www.dhmh.state.md.us/

 

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

www.jcaho.org

 

Databases

 

National Center for Health Statistics Data Warehouse

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/datawh.htm

 

Veteran Data and Information - Department of Veterans Affairs

http://www.va.gov/vetdata/

 

Story

 

"Will your ER be there for you?"

Diane Solov and Regina McEnery, The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

April 1, 2001

http://www.cleveland.com/news/index.ssf?/news/pd/c01dives.html

 

 

 

Eugene – Transportation

 

General Accounting Office

www.gao.gov/

 

U.S. Department of Transportation

www.dot.gov/

 

U.S. Coast Guard

www.uscg.mil/

 

Data on the Web

 

National Transportation Safety Board

www.ntsb.gov/

 

Federal Railroad Administration

www.fra.dot.gov/

 

Story

 

“Deadly teen auto crashes show a pattern”

Jayne O’Donnell, USA Today

March 1, 2005

http://www.usatoday.com/money/autos/2005-02-28-teen-drive-cover-usat_x.htm

 

 

 

Laurie – Transportation

 

Maryland State Department of Transportation

http://www.mdot.state.md.us/

 

National Transportation Safety Board

http://www.ntsb.gov/

 

Federal Railroad Administration

http://www.fra.dot.gov/

 

Databases:

 

Fatality Analysis Reporting System

http://www-fars.nhtsa.dot.gov/

 

Federal Aviation Association

http://www.faa.gov/

 

National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration

http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

 

Story:

 

"Death on the Tracks"

By Walt Bogdanich, The New York Times

December 30, 2004

http://www.nytimes.com/ref/national/deathonthetracks_index.html

 

 

April – International

 

United Nations

http://www.un.org

 

International Journalists' Network

http://www.ijnet.org

 

Global News Index, Media Channel

http://www.mediachannel.org

 

Databases

 

U.S. Census Bureau – International Data Base (IDB)

http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idbnew.html

 

World Bank Group – Online Databases

http://www.worldbank.org/data/onlinedatabases/onlinedatabases.html

 

Stories

 

“Civil claims provide glimpse into war's impact on Iraqi citizens”

Dayton Daily News

October 23, 2004

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/content/shared/oh/iraq/stories/1024iraqmain.html

 

“Detainees file claims over abuses, confiscated funds”

Dayton Daily News

October 25, 2004

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/content/shared/oh/iraq/stories/1025detainees.html

 

 

Mike – Business

 

U.S. Security and Exchange Commission

http://www.sec.gov

 

Equal Employment Oppurtunity Commission

http://www.eeoc.gov

 

Small Business Administration

http://www.sba.gov

 

Database Sites

 

U.S. Security and Exchange Commission EDGAR

http://www.sec.gov/edaux/searches.htm

 

Hoover's

http://www.hoovers.com

 

Aritcle:

 

"Refinery Warned in 1992: OSHA report cited dangerous ventilation stack"

The Houston Chronicle

April 8, 2005

http://web.lexis-nexis.com/universe/document?_m=9f8ba993e057798ae3623410c6de0058&_docnum=1&wchp=dGLbVlb-zSkVA&_md5=eb5d2e7e23719496db598a1fafcaabc0

 

 

Tiane – Financial institutions

 

US Securities and Exchange Commission

http://www.sec.gov/

 

U.S. Office of Comptroller of the Currency

http://www.occ.treas.gov/

 

Board of Governors of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

www.fdic.gov

 

Databases:

 

SEC Edgar Database

http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/webusers.htm

 

National Credit Union Administration

http://www.ncua.gov/index.html

 

Story:

 

“Dream Turns to Nightmare”

 The Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, IN

September 20, 2004

http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/journalgazette/news/local/9715967.htm

 

 

Nick – Utilities

 

The Maryland Public Service Commission:

http://www.psc.state.md.us/psc/

 

Nuclear Regulatory Committee:

http://www.nrc.gov/

 

Energy Information Administration:

http://www.eia.doe.gov/

 

Databases:

 

Federal Energy Regulatory Committee:

http://www.ferc.gov/

 

Consumer Confidence Reports for all Drinking Water Systems in Wisconsin:

http://prodmtex00.dnr.state.wi.us/pls/inter1/pws2$.startup

 

Story:

 

“Lead Levels In Thousands Found in D.C.”

The Washington Post

March 4, 2004

http://web.lexis-nexis.com/universe/document?_m=242d85cf797177f21297d15f10063073&_docnum=3&wchp=dGLbVzz-zSkVb&_md5=44773ff675c0274d86f93333fda1922a

 

 

 

Ruben – Financial institutions

 

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

http://www.fdic.gov/

 

National Credit Union Administration

http://www.ncua.gov/

 

U.S. Office of Thrift Supervision

http://www.ots.treas.gov/

 

Commissioner of Financial Regulation, Maryland

http://www.dllr.state.md.us/finance/

 

Conference of State Bank Supervisiors

http://www.csbs.org

 

Databases:

 

FDIC: Call Reports/Thrift Financial Reports

http://www2.fdic.gov/Call_TFR_Rpts/search.asp

 

National Credit Union Administration: Custom Reports

http://ncua.gov/data/custmqry.html

 

Story

 

"NY's minority loan practices draw interest"

New York Business

May 2, 2005

http://www.newyorkbusiness.com/article.cms?article_id=22846&arc=n