2009 Winners


CATEGORY A: LARGE NEWSPAPERS


(Left to right) Charles Duhigg, Stephen Labaton, Gretchen Morgenson and Peter S. Goodman of New York Times pose for a photo after winning in the large newspapers category.

"The Reckoning," by Gretchen Morgenson, Peter S. Goodman, Charles Duhigg, Carter Dougherty, Eric Dash, Julie Creswell, Jo Becker, Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Stephen Labaton, The New York Times


CATEGORY B: MEDIUM & SMALL NEWSPAPERS


Matthew Haggman (left) and Rob Barry (right) of The Miami Herald pose for a photo with presenter Glen Kramon (center) of The New York Times after winning in the medium & small newspapers category.

"Borrowers Betrayed," by Jack Dolan, Matthew Haggman and Rob Barry, The Miami Herald

Honorable Mention:


Franco Ordoñez (left) of The Charlotte Observer poses for a photo with presenter Glenn Kramon (center) of The New York Times after receiving an honorable mention in the medium & small newspapers category.

"The Cruelest Cuts," by Ames Alexander, Peter St. Onge, Franco Ordoñez, Kerry Hall and Ted Mellnik, The Charlotte Observer

CATEGORY C: MAGAZINES


David Leonhardt (right) of The New York Times poses for a photo with presenter Judy D. Olian (left) of UCLA Anderson School of Management after winning in the magazines category.

"Obamanomics," by David Leonhardt, The New York Times Magazine


CATEGORY D: COMMENTARY


Brian M. Carney (right) of The Wall Street Journal poses for a photo with presenter Amanda Bennett (left) of Bloomberg News after winning in the commentary category.

"Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac," by Brian M. Carney, The Wall Street Journal


CATEGORY E: BREAKING NEWS


(Left to right) Liam Pleven, Carrick Mollenkamp, Annalena Lobb, Matthew Karnitschnig, Serena Ng, Peter Lattman and Aaron Lucchetti of The Wall Street Journal pose for a photo after winning in the breaking news category.

"The Day That Changed Wall Street," by Carrick Mollenkamp, Susanne Craig, Serena Ng, Aaron Lucchetti, Matthew Karnitschnig, Dan Fitzpatrick, Deborah Solomon, Dennis K. Berman, Liam Pleven, Peter Lattman and Annelena Lobb, The Wall Street Journal


CATEGORY F: BEAT WRITING


Rick Rothacker (right) of The Charlotte Observer poses for a photo with presenter Amanda Bennett (left) of Bloomberg News after winning in the beat writing category.

"The Fall of Wachovia," by Rick Rothacker, The Charlotte Observer


Gretchen Morgenson (right) of The New York Times poses for a photo with presenter Amanda Bennett (left) of Bloomberg News after winning in the beat writing category.

"Wall Street," by Gretchen Morgenson, The New York Times


CATEGORY G: NEWS SERVICES


William Selway (left) and Martin Z. Braun (right) pose for a photo after winning in the news services category.

"Broken Promises," by William Selway and Martin Z. Braun, Bloomberg News


CATEGORY H: FEATURE WRITING


Joanne Lipman (left) of Condé Nast Portfolio poses for a photo with presenter David Schlesinger (right) of Thomson Reuters after accepting the award on behalf Michael Lewis, winner of the feature writing category,

"The End," by Michael Lewis, Condé Nast Portfolio


CATEGORY I: ONLINE


Richard Jenkins (left) and Rachel Elson (right) of MSN Money pose for a picture with presenter David Schlesinger (center) of Thomson Reuters after winning in the online category.

"Middle Class Crunch," by Art Lenehan, Peggy Collins, Aaron Whallon, Anh Ly, Elizabeth Daza, Joe Farro, Sean Enzwiler, Rachel Elson, Mark Baumgartner, Lauren Barack, Richard Conniff and Judi Hasson, MSN Money


CATEGORY J: TELEVISION BREAKING NEWS


Jennifer MacDonald (left) and L. Franklin Devine (right) of CBS News/60 Minutes pose for a photo with presenter Joanne Lipman (center) of Condé Nast Portfolio after winning in the television breaking news category.


"Economic Crisis: House of Cards," by Steve Kroft, Jennifer MacDonald and L. Franklin Devine, CBS News/60 Minutes


CATEGORY K: TELEVISION ENTERPRISE

"The Wasteland," by Scott Pelley, Solly Granatstein and Nicole Young, CBS News/60 Minutes


CATEGORY L: BUSINESS BOOK


Charles R. Morris (left) poses with presenter Matthew Murray (right) of The Wall Street Journal after winning the business book category.

"Trillion Dollar Meltdown: Easy Money, High Rollers, and the Great Credit Crash," by Charles R. Morris, Public Affairs


Gerald Loeb Awards