An $835 million "charitable foundation" stacks the deck in favor of the Republican Party.
Bradley grants push a far-right ideological agenda in dozens of areas impacting broad swaths of civil society.
Documents reveal ALEC's sister organization hopes to deal a "mortal blow" to unions and put an end to progressive politics.
The decline of the Franklin Center is a blow to efforts by right-wing funders to develop state capitol media sites to compliment right-wing news sites covering politics in Washington, D.C., such as Breitbart News.
"Richard Berman is a go-to hire for corporate bullies."
The recipients of funding from Peabody Energy were made public in the company's recent bankruptcy filings.
"This is a failure of a philosophy of governance you advocated," Rep. Connolly told Gov. Snyder. "A city in America... is on its knees because of your emergency manager's decision to save $4 million." That "philosophy of governance" is part of the DeVos-funded Mackinac Center's playbook.
How did an ALEC anti-union "model bill" end up in a small town in Illinois?
ALEC's sister organization convenes this week.
ALEC and allies work to repeal laws that support local wage standards.