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Your guidance will help us tell important stories. We investigated how a campaign to slash the Internal Revenue Service’s budget led to gains for tax cheats, the rich and big corporations. We found that thousands of patients had been put at risk by heart devices the Food and Drug Administration knew could be dangerous. And when we reported on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s failure to enforce safety standards for children’s car seats, it led to impact in Congress and 18 states.

These are some of the agencies and offices that ProPublica reporters are particularly focused on right now. If you work for one of them, we’d appreciate your help.

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FDA (Food and Drug Administration)

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CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)

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DHS (Department of Homeland Security)

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SBA (Small Business Administration)

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DOL (Department of Labor)

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USDA (Department of Agriculture)

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NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)

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