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Drew Griffin and CNN Investigations awarded Edward R Murrow Award

Senior investigative correspondent Drew Griffin and the CNN investigations unit has been awarded the Edward R. Murrow Award for their year-long investigation into delays at Veterans Affairs’ hospitals.

Via the press release…

CNN’s year-long investigation into delays at Veterans Affairs hospitals has been awarded the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award by the Radio Television Digital News Association. CNN’s investigative team, led by senior investigative correspondent Drew Griffin, exposed a widespread national crisis within the Veterans Affairs healthcare system; eventually leading to the resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki, the passage of federal legislation, and a fundamental change in how veterans’ medical appointments are made, recorded and reported.


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