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Leading blogger for conservative NC think tank resigns over offensive Obama image

... Locke Foundation, a conservative NC think tank backed by Art Pope, resigns after posting an image of President Obama showing him in chains ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 03/22/2012 - 12:20 - 5 comments

Americans for Prosperity's trail of voter misinformation goes far beyond NC

... their close North Carolina ally, millionaire businessman Art Pope, all of whom have been involved in efforts to restrict voting. The Kochs ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/03/2014 - 13:38 - 4 comments

GOP donor Pope: I didn't 'buy the North Carolina legislature' (video)

... election spending, North Carolina donor Art Pope 's role in fueling the Republicans' historic victories in the ... <p>Art Pope responds to the Facing South/Institute investigation looking at his ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 11/16/2010 - 13:45 - 5 comments

Art Pope vs. cooperative economics: Who will save Raleigh's food desert?

Art Pope, a prominent donor to conservative causes and close ally to the ... oppression. No way, no how, any Negro who understands who Art Pope is should support his efforts to profit off the back of our folks in ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 09/05/2014 - 11:33 - 1 comment

Republicans make big advances thanks to Citizens United

... super PAC-style group linked to conservative mega-donor Art Pope. Real Jobs targeted 19 state House and Senate races in 2010; in 16 of ...

FS Article - Alex Kotch - 09/05/2014 - 15:03 - 1 comment

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: How Art Pope helped turn back the clock on voting rights in North Carolina

... was Susan Myrick , an elections analyst with the John W. Pope Civitas Institute. (This is not the same Sue Myrick who formerly served as ... by GOP mega-donor and North Carolina budget director Art Pope and named for Pope's father, the founder of the Variety ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 08/29/2013 - 12:13 - 5 comments

After tumultuous reign, Art Pope steps down as NC budget chief

... that his budget director, GOP mega-donor and businessman Art Pope, will resign his position effective Sept. 5. The announcement ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 08/07/2014 - 17:00 - 0 comments

The crazy late-night vote that legalized fracking in North Carolina

... Real Jobs NC -- a conservative group backed by Art Pope and other Republican donors -- spent $1.5 million in election attacks, ... The Civitas Institute, a think tank largely backed by Pope, has similarly ranted against the incentives in their attacks on ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 07/03/2012 - 10:33 - 5 comments

N.C. Democrats launch boycott of businesses owned by conservative financier Art Pope

... of the business owned by leading conservative benefactor Art Pope to protest what it calls his "corporate takeover" of ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/28/2010 - 11:04 - 3 comments

Art Pope-funded group launches database targeting Moral Monday arrestees

The John W. Pope Civitas Institute, a conservative think tank based in Raleigh, N.C., has ... by conservative mega-donor and discount-retail mogul Art Pope, now the North Carolina budget director under Republican Gov. Pat McCrory, ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 06/19/2013 - 18:55 - 40 comments