Stories by Andrew Witherspoon

Three-pointers are leading the sports analytics revolution

Data: Sports Reference; Note: NFL data through 2018 season, MLB 2019 data through May 9; Chart: Andrew Witherspoon/Axios

The scandal-ridden industry of migrant child shelters

More than half of the allegations of sexual abuse of unaccompanied migrant minors by adult staff occurred in shelters run by just three contractors — nonprofits that received federal grants totaling more than $2.5 billion over the past four years, according to USAspending.gov.

Data: Office of Refugee Resettlement; Chart: Andrew Witherspoon/Axios

Why national emergencies are usually declared

Data: Brennan Center for Justice; Note: The chart reflects primary emergency declarations, not those amending existing emergencies; Chart: Andrew Witherspoon, Chris Canipe/Axios