This so-called “labor reform” booklet of 50 “state factsheets” obtained by the Center for Media and Democracy reveals the ambitious agenda of the American Legislative Exchange Council to further weaken public sector unions in the wake of the Supreme Court’s controversial ruling in Janus v. AFSCME.
The Center for Media and Democracy (CMD) obtained an “attendee roster” of those registered for the 2019 SPN annual meeting. The 945 attendees include “researchers” and staff from SPN groups, funders, lawyers, and corporate lobbyists. Charles Koch’s network of organizations dominates the attendee list with 139 registered, or 13 percent of all those listed.
Paul Ryan, the Republican speaker of the House, is to be the beneficiary of a Physicians and Dentists Industry fundraising event on Wednesday February 1, 2017.
As debate continues over repealing the Affordable Care Act, Steve Scalise, the Republican House Whip, is set to be the beneficiary of a DC high dollar insurance industry fundraiser. CMD obtained a copy of the invitation to this event.
Letter from the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) to prospective corporate members of the group, making Pruitt available for private meetings to discuss RAG
Invitation to Paul Ryan, Republican Speaker of the House, fundraiser at the DC lobbying firm BGR Group on January 4, 2017.
Steve Scalise (Republican House Majority Whip) Leadership Fund fundraising document for 2017.
This Reporters’ Guide from the Center for Media and Democracy exposes and details IWF/V’s history, which is not-so independent, mainstream, nonpartisan, or neutral.
On Friday, May 27, a judge rejected Gov. Scott Walker’s efforts to hide from the public his role in deleting “the search for truth” and the Wisconsin Idea from the UW’s mission statement.
On the verge of the most expensive election in U.S. history—and six years after the U.S. Supreme Court’s disastrous Citizens United decision—Americans are demanding a government that is truly by the people, where every voice is heard and every vote counts.