Chris Keller News Editor, Data
Chris Keller is a KPCC News Editor with a focus on data. Prior to that, he served as KPCC's Data Journalist and News Applications Developer, where he collaborated with KPCC staff on data-driven projects, visualzations and applications.
Chris joined KPCC in 2012 after spending more than 15 years in various print and digital roles at newspapers of various sizes in the Midwest.
Prior to working in Madison, Keller led online news efforts for Nwi.com and contributed to several digital products and intiatives that were honored Lee Enterprises’ 2010 President’s Award for Innovation and earned Lee’s Enterprise of the Year award for The Times Media Company.
Keller is a life-long Packers fan, plays drums and guitar and is a member of the Online News Association, Investigative Reporters & Editors and Hacks/Hackers.
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Stories by Chris Keller
Results of the California Standards Test are about the same as 2012: about half of students are proficient in English and Math - and L.A. Unified trails the state.
Explore the area's bridges to learn more about how federal and state ratings work — and how they can sometimes lead to confusion.
Compare the costs of the 100 most frequently billed procedures paid under Medicare in 2011, which you can view by hospital or as a statewide average.
How much does your hospital bill for different procedures? Check it out, and compare it with what other hospitals charge, in our searchable database.
California has some of the most stringent gun laws in the country, but this session of the Legislature has seen the introduction of numerous gun-related bills. Use this application to explore this bills by topic and more.
Los Angeles can be busy and loud, and finding a quiet space to think can be tough. That's why KPCC wants to know: Where do you go to get away from it all?
Loyola Marymount University's Center for the Study of Los Angeles details how Eric Garcetti won the race to become LA's next mayor.
The overwhelming majority of Eric Garcetti's nearly 182,000 votes came in precincts where voter turnout exceed 20 percent.
Explore some of the exit polling data from the mayor's runoff election that Loyola Marymount University's Center for the Study of Los Angeles gathered.
How did Tuesday's mayoral vote break down geographically? This map shows how each precinct voted, based on unofficial results from the Los Angeles City Clerk's office. Cursor over each precinct for the precise vote tally.
KPCC wants to know about your voting experience. Was there a wait? Were you prevented from voting? Let us know via this form and see responses from fellow voters on a map.
Jacob and Sophia are the kings and queens of babies both nationally and in California, but number 7 name Jayden moves up to number 2 for boys in California.
KPCC surveyed the entire California delegation to assess where members stand on key elements that are expected to be considered in both versions of the bill.
‘Illegal alien’? ‘Undocumented immigrant’? You told us what term you use, and we mapped the responses. What term do you typically use in everyday conversations?
We've collected our interactive maps, databases and charts so you can explore past projects by topic.