In this episode: We dive into the U.S. Coast Guard’s accident problem; arsenic in your water; the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs; and the high cost of a GI Bill degree.


Host: Al Letson
Executive Producers: Ben Adair, Susanne Reber
Senior Producer: Mia Zuckerkandel
Editors: Jim Morris, Amy Pyle, Robert Salladay, Mark Katches
Producers: Ben Adair, Michael Montgomery, Adithya Sambamurthy, Mia Zuckerkandel
Reporters: Aaron Glantz, David Heath, Véronique LaCapra, Chris McDaniel, G.W. Schulz, Rebecca Williams
Production Assistance: Allegra Bandy
Mix Engineer: Jim Briggs Jaena Rae Cabrera, Nikki Frick, Sheela Kamath, Christine Lee, Sam Ward
Senior Management for PRX: Jake Shapiro, John Barth, Kerri Hoffman
Senior Management for CIR: Robert J. Rosenthal, Mark Katches, Joaquin Alvarado, Susanne Reber, Christa Scharfenberg
Promo Narration: Peter Coyote
Director of Distribution and Engagement: Meghann Farnsworth
Distribution and Engagement Manager: Cole Goins
News Engagement Specialist: Kelly Chen
Communications Manager: Julia B. Chan

Sam Ward is a former senior digital producer for Reveal, where he oversees the web team. He has years of experience producing creative digital media projects for Oregon Public Broadcasting, PBS, ITVS and the Smithsonian, and he has managed projects for funders such as the National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Education and Annenberg Media. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. Ward is based in Reveal's Emeryville, California, office.