David McKie is an award-winning, Ottawa-based journalist based in CBC News’ Parliamentary bureau who uses access-to-information laws and government open-data websites to help tell original stories. Past stories include investigations into drug, food, workplace safety and violence in Ontario nursing homes. In 2008, he was part of a team that won the Michener Award for its coverage of Tasers. In 2019, he was part of a global investigation into faulty medical devices that earned a Michener nomination – his third. David teaches courses in data-journalism and reporting methods, and has co-authored three journalism textbooks and user guides on access to information and privacy.