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Katie Rucke

Katie Rucke

Katie Rucke is a Mint Press editorial assistant and staff writer specializing in health, criminal justice, education, whistleblowers and watchdog investigations. Her investigations related to the coverage of the 2010 Toyota recall scandal and coverage of both whistleblowers Bradley Manning and Jeremy Hammond trials received international acclaim. Rucke has also written pieces for Yahoo! and various community magazines.

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Katie Rucke

Katie Rucke

Katie Rucke is a Mint Press editorial assistant and staff writer specializing in health, criminal justice, education, whistleblowers and watchdog investigations. Her investigations related to the coverage of the 2010 Toyota recall scandal and coverage of both whistleblowers Bradley Manning and Jeremy Hammond trials received international acclaim. Rucke has also written pieces for Yahoo! and various community magazines.