Madison Marriage broke a story that ricocheted around the world. The sleazy goings on of the President’s Club fundraising dinner provoked shock and outrage from all camps. But where did it all begin…. ? This is the story of how Madison and a team of FT colleagues uncovered one of the biggest stories of the year so far. Wanring: This episode contains some bad language and adult themes. Read all about it: https://www.ft.com/content/075d679e-0033-11e8-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5 https://www.ft.com/content/c6c8d488-0060-11e8-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5 Hosted and produced: Maeve McClenaghan Production support: Cheeka Ayers Music: Dice Muse, Podington Bear, The Losers and Blue Dot Sessions Episode artwork: Andrew Garthwaite
Welcome to The Tip Off- the podcast where we take you behind the scenes of some of the best investigative journalism from recent years. Each episode we’ll be digging into an investigative scoop- hearing from the journalists behind the work as they tell us about the leads, the dead-ends and of course, the tip offs. There’ll be car chases, slammed doors, terrorist cells, meetings in dimly lit bars and cafes, wrangling with despotic regimes and much more. So if you’re curious about the fun, complicated detective work that goes into doing great investigative journalism- then this is the podcast for you.