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Aaron Mendelson

Senior Data & Investigative Reporter (he/him)

As senior data and investigative reporter, Aaron Mendelson reported on money in politics, police shootings, the lottery, the militarization of law enforcement and more. His 2020 story on a troubled empire of rental housing was recognized by the Online Journalism Awards and the IRE Awards.

Mendelson joined this newsroom in 2014 and became a member of the investigative team in 2017.

Before moving to L.A., he attended UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. He got his start in journalism at KFAI in Minneapolis.

Stories by Aaron Mendelson

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