Jackie Northam Veteran journalist Jackie Northam reports and produces long-form news and in-depth feature reports on for NPR News. Her pieces can be heard on NPR's Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition, as well as NPR newscasts.

Rice, Gates Agree on Rules for Iraq Contractors

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Blackwater Guards Given Immunity in Iraq Shooting

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Private Contracting Industry Set for Regulation

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State Dept. Fails to Account for Iraqi Police Contract

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Dalai Lama to Receive Congressional Gold Medal

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New Oversight for Blackwater: Too Little, Too Late?

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Blackwater CEO Defends Workers in Iraq

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Blackwater Chairman Defends Employees

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Blackwater Founder Goes on the Defense

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Hear Jackie Northam's story about the Congressional hearing involving Blackwater USA on Morning Edition

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Blackwater Firings Detailed in Report

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Bhutto: Talks Continue on Pakistan Election

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U.K. Firm Awarded Largest Iraq Security Contract

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Pentagon Releases Tapes of Detainee Hearings

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