Shawn Sullivan

Shawn Sullivan

Graphics Editor
USA Today
United States

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Copy, paste, legislate: We looked for legislation that was written by special interests. We found it in all 50 states.
Projects

Copy, paste, legislate: We looked for legislation that was written by special interests. We found it in all 50 states.

Project by Shawn Sullivan / Organisation: USA Today, USA TODAY / The Arizona Republic / The Center for Public Integrity United States

This project was a massive undertaking that involved two years of collecting data and building a machine that would compare model legislation written by special interest to 1 million bills introduced in statehouses nationwide. What…

Poisoned cities, deadly border
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Poisoned cities, deadly border

Project by Shawn Sullivan / Organisation: USA Today / The Arizona Republic, USA TODAY and The ARIZONA REPLUBLIC United States

We sought to inform readers on the unfolding environmental crisis on the U.S. – Mexico Border by inventing a new story form, modeled after social media ‘stories’ which allow the user to proceed without interaction,…