IAMA an investigative reporter for Al Jazeera America which aired the details of a FBI sting operation uncovering corruption in California politics - AMA me about the story!
I'm Trevor Aaronson part of Al Jazeera's investigative unit, info about me below and Al Jazeera America's exclusive report.
Here is my bio: Trevor Aaronson is an investigative reporter with Al Jazeera Media Network and author of The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI’s Manufactured War on Terrorism (Ig Publishing, January 2013). Aaronson has won more than two dozen national and regional awards, including the Molly Prize, the international Data Journalism Award and the John Jay College/H.F. Guggenheim Excellence in Criminal Justice Reporting Award.
Info on the Story
The target of the undercover operation was California state senator Ron Calderon, whose family has been heavily involved in state politics for 30 years.
I will also be appearing live on The Stream this evening at 7:30 PM ET and will answer some of your questions live on air as well, and will be back here after being on air to answer more questions.