strongAs-I-look-back-on-my-career-Im-grateful-that-I-worked-for-a-news-organization-that-let-me-run-all-over-the-West-and-all-over-rural-America.-Nobody-at-NPR-said-to-me-Go-investigate-Upper-Big-Branch-I-just-did-it-and-nobody-told-me-to-stop.-We-had-an-investigations-unit-at-NPR-that-gave-me-a-home-for-that-reporting-and-I-was-just-able-to-continue-to-do-it.-Im-just-grateful-that-I-worked-for-a-news-organization-NPR-that-believed-that-was-important-Ive-been-really-lucky-that-Ive-had-a-place-to-do-these-kinds-of-stories-and-a-platform-with-an-audience-of-millions-of-people-many-of-whom-really-care-about-it-and-responded

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