Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz is a senior reporter at WNYC and the co-host of Trump, Inc.

Ilya was born and raised in Manhattan. His work has been heard on Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Marketplace, On The Media, Planet Money, and The World. He has contributed print pieces to The Daily News, The New Yorker online, Bloomberg Businessweek, and the Financial Times. Since 2018, he has been the co-host of the duPont silver baton-winning podcast Trump, Inc., produced by WNYC and ProPublica.

He previously hosted The Season, a podcast about a struggling college football team, the Columbia University Lions.

He has worked as a reporter at WNYC since 2008. Prior to that, Ilya was a producer at The Brian Lehrer Show and at NPR's All Things Considered, and a reporter at Radio Prague.

 

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Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

And Now, The End Is Near

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

A birth certificate, a bar receipt, a newspaper ad, a board game, a Ziploc bag of shredded paper, a pair of museum tickets, some checks, and a USB drive. The series finale of Trump, Inc.

What's Next for Trump

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Trump, Inc. co-hosts Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz join us on President Trump’s last day in office.

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As the Trump Presidency Ends, So Do Opportunities to Enrich the Trump Family Business

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

When Trump leaves office, we will no longer have a president who can profit from his family business while also running the country.

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Long A New York Real Estate Mainstay, LLCs Lose Their Anonymity

Friday, January 08, 2021

WNYC
On January 1st, Congress passed a measure to end the secrecy around shell companies that has fueled a boom in high-priced New York condominiums. 

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The President's Pardons

Thursday, December 24, 2020

Trump Inc. co-hosts Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz talk about the president's pardons so far.

Donald Trump's Legal Hangover

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Legal troubles are following Trump out of the White House. 

New York Botanical Garden's Winter Offerings

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Visiting the train show at the New York Botanical Garden is a New York City holiday tradition. 

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The Stay In

Thursday, December 03, 2020

WNYC Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Vanasco talks about what to do at home with kids as part of our ongoing series, "The Stay In."

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New York Public Library's 'Roar for NYC'

Thursday, December 03, 2020

The New York Public Library has launched a new slate of programming celebrating our great city, called “Roar for NYC.” 

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'Farewell Amor'

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Ekwa Msangi makes her feature-length film debut as writer and director of "Farewell Amor."

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'To Calais, in Ordinary Time'

Thursday, December 03, 2020

James Meek joins us to discuss his novel, To Calais, in Ordinary Time, which tells a sweeping medieval narrative that unfolds under the shadow of the bubonic plague.

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The Movement to Arm Teachers

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

VICE audio producer Jen Kinney joins us to talk about her 3-part audio series for VICE News Reports, Armed.

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Documentary on the Mayor of Ramallah

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Director David Osit joins us to discuss his new documentary, “Mayor,” which follows the Mayor of Ramallah in the West Bank.

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'We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence'

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

In 1969, Harvard graduate student Jane Britton was found murdered in her apartment. Decades later, author Becky Cooper decided to investigate what happened to Britton. 

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'Oak Flat: A Fight for Sacred Land in the American West'

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Lauren Redniss is known for her work in visual nonfiction and in 2016, she received the coveted MacArthur "Genius" Grant.

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Environmental Policy in the Final Days of the Trump Administration

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Updates on Oak Flat and the many last-minute environmental protection rollbacks that the Trump administration is seeking in its final days.

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Midnight Regulations

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

The Trump administration is trying to push through dozens of new regulations before Inauguration Day. 

You're Fired

Thursday, November 12, 2020

As the Trump campaign wages a haphazard legal campaign against the rightful outcome of the 2020 election, the Trump administration is working to remake the federal bureaucracy.

Trump, Inc. on the President's Lawsuits and Legacy

Thursday, November 05, 2020

Journalists and Trump Inc. hosts Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz join us to discuss their years of reporting into corruption within the Trump administration.

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Radiolab: What If?

Saturday, October 31, 2020

We're all wondering how the 2020 election will pan out. Our colleagues at Radiolab went looking for answers.