CMD follows the money.
Is the EPA Being Pressured on Atrazine? New Findings of Environmental Concerns about Syngenta’s Crop Chemical Removed from EPA Site
A new scientific analysis of the health risks associated with widely used herbicide atrazine, disappears from EPA website.
ALEC’s 2016 Agenda Moving in the States: A Snapshot
Working in tandem with deep-pocketed corporations and funders like Koch Industries, ALEC is driving an agenda in the states you need to know about.
Exposed by CMD: KIPP’s Efforts to Keep the Public in the Dark while Seeking Millions in Taxpayer Subsidies
CMD looks into what the KIPP Foundation charter school network and its allies at the U.S. Department of Education want to keep the American people from seeing.
Chambers of Commerce Exposed by CMD
Video footage of a closed-door webinar provided to CMD reveals Frank Luntz’ firm instructing state chamber of commerce lobbyists to ignore polling that shows Chamber members across the country overwhelmingly support progressive workplace policies including raising the minimum wage, providing paid sick days, and more.
Koch-Fueled Playbook against Working Families Exposed by CMD
“Wages in RTW states are 3.1 percent lower than those in non-RTW states. . . This translates into RTW being associated with $1,558 lower annual wages for a typical full-time, full-year worker.”
How Charles Koch Backed the John Birch Society at the Height of Its Attacks on Martin Luther King
On Martin Luther King Day, here is some additional information about the Koch PR offensive and their legacy on civil rights.
Koch Daddy and the Nazis, a Revealing History from Jane Mayer
Jane Mayer’s new book, Dark Money, reveals how Fred Koch profited from dealing with Hitler’s Germany and praised Germany while criticizing American workers.
Koch Self-Interest in Criminal Justice Reform, Exposed
The Koch brothers have received positive press for supporting criminal justice reform, but the evidence shows that, in part, they are in it for themselves.
More Corporations Flee as ALEC Rolls Out Its Legislative Agenda
“What can Brown do for you?” UPS is one of only nine funders of the American Legislative Exchange Council’s annual winter meeting listed on its brochure this year.