1957 - Public Service

Year1957
CategoryPublic Service
WinnersChicago Daily News (Staff)
Motivation / Winning WorkChicago Daily News, "for determined and courageous public service in exposing a $2,500,000 fraud centering in the office of the State Auditor of Illinois, resulting in the indictment and conviction of the State Auditor and others. This led to the reorganization of State procedures to prevent a recurrence of the fraud."
Winning PublicationsChicago Daily News
PrizeJournalism