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February 22, 2008
Now that the dream team assembled by Joanne Lipman at Condé Nast Portfolio have found themselves sinkingdeeper into a nightmare, who will be next to assemble the best pound-for-pound staff of editors and reporters, at least on paper? The favorite would seem to be ProPublica, the new non-profit investigative project run by former Wall Street Journal editor Paul Steiger. He and managing editor Steve Engelberg (formerly of The Oregonian) have apparently received 900 resumes since last October and have at last made their first hires: online director Scott Klein (arriving from The Nation), and senior reporters Jeff ...
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