Eric Lichtblau

New York Times

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Investigative reporter for the New York Times who won a 2006 Pulitzer Prize for breaking the story of the National Security Agency’s wiretapping program; author of Bush's Law: The Remaking of American Justice and The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler's Men

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