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Elly Yu

Investigative Reporter (she/her)

I got into investigative journalism, because I believe that it has the power to expose and change wrongdoing.

Before joining this newsroom in late 2019, I worked at NPR stations in Washington D.C., and Atlanta.

My reporting has focused on healthcare, immigration and state politics. From 2017-2018, I was a fellow with Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting.

I got my master’s in journalism from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, and a bachelor’s in international relations from the University of Southern California. I grew up in Los Angeles County, and am excited to be reporting in a place I deeply care about and call home.

Do you have questions or know of something we should look into?
Elly Yu reports on how who you are and where you live affects what kind of justice you get.

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