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Lisa Graves

Lisa Graves

Lisa Graves is executive director and editor-in-chief of True North Research, which investigates and exposes those distorting American democracy and public policy. The former executive director of the Center for Media and Democracy, she served in that role from 2009 to 2017. Previously, Graves was Deputy Assistant Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice in the Office of Legal Policy/Policy Development and served as Chief Counsel for Nominations for the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee for Senator Patrick Leahy. Follow her on Twitter: @thelisagraves

Articles by this author

 

I Think I Was a Lobbyist for the Koch Brothers—I Just Didn't Know It

In the past decade, with nearly unlimited wealth, Koch's political operation has injected hundreds of millions of dollars into elections through a constellation of nonprofits and LLCs.

Lisa Graves ·


Ahead of Hearing, Calls Grow for Postmaster General DeJoy's Removal

Despite the destructive sabotage by the USPS Board of Governors and Louis DeJoy hope for meaningful reforms still exists.

Lisa Graves ·


Will Amy Coney Barrett Stand by Her Man? He's Betting a Second Term On It

"I have never seen a president in my lifetime that has disavowed the results of the election before they've even happened."

Bill Moyers ·


Dark Money Played a Pivotal Role in Trump’s Wisconsin Win

A confidential report claims that secretive groups targeting independent voters helped tip the balance for Trump in 2016.

Lisa Graves ·


By Honoring Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's Request for Privacy, Sen. Feinstein Did Exactly the Right and Moral Thing

The #MeToo movement has united millions of women—and men—to stand up for survivors. That includes honoring their privacy and standing with them, if and when they speak out.

Lisa Graves ·


Brett Kavanaugh Can’t Be Trusted. We Know Because We Worked as Counsel to Senators When He Was in the Bush White House

It would be unprecedented and unwise for the Senate to act on the nomination without reviewing the full record

Kristine Lucius ·



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