Richard Moore is an investigative reporter for, and former editor of, The Lakeland Times in Minocqua, Wisconsin. His articles and essays have appeared in more than two dozen national and regional publications, including The New York Times Sunday Magazine, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Charleston Magazine, The St. Petersburg Times, and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He has also served as editor of The Reedsburg Times-Press and the Merrill Foto News.
He is a contributing author to The Reform of State Legislatures (University Press of America), which John Fund, editorial writer for The Wall Street Journal, called “an excellent report” on changes in state legislatures. Moore’s writing has also appeared in college texts (Social Problems, edited by Stanley Eitzen, Allyn & Bacon, Inc.).