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David McKie

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 and workplace safety, the Toyota recall and marriages of convenience. In 2008, he was part of a team that won the Michener Award for its coverage of Tasers. 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.