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James O'Keefe

Project Veritas
Founder and President

James O'Keefe is an award-winning journalist and the president of Project Veritas and Project Veritas Action, non-profit organizations dedicated to investigating corruption, dishonesty, waste and fraud in both public and private institutions. His investigations have led directly to the passage of new legislation, federal and state investigations, congressional inquiries, the de-funding of taxpayer-funded groups, arrests, resignations, firings, re-trainings and disciplinary action and have exposed voter fraud, corruption at ACORN, bias at NPR, racial discrimination at Planned Parenthood, and lawbreaking in Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. In 2013, O’Keefe authored New York Times bestseller Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy.  His videos were credited with making a signficicant impact in the 2016 presidential election. He is the recipient of the Robert Novak Award for Journalistic Excellence, has been named “Fox News Power Player of the Week” twice, and was on the Forbes “30 Under 30” for media moguls.