- SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Who's behind the 'information attacks' on climate scientists?
... finds that ATI has connections with the Koch brothers, Art Pope and other conservative donors seeking to expand their political influence. ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/31/2011 - 09:22 - 19 comments
- With public financing's demise, special-interest money pours into NC court races
... headed by GOP mega-donor and former state budget director Art Pope, who had a hand in killing judicial public financing . Coming in at ...
FS Article - Alex Kotch - 10/17/2014 - 11:04 - 1 comment
- Cost of N.C. Supreme Court races tops $5 million
... (good, alex kotch, art pope, bob hunter, cheri beasley, chris kromm, clean elections, election ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 10/31/2014 - 12:30 - 0 comments
- Art Pope translates dollars into influence at UNC
In 2011, the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy -- a nonprofit named after the father of Republican benefactor Art Pope , and predominantly funded by Pope's family foundation -- ... records for the John William Pope Foundation , which Art Pope leads, show more than two-dozen grants over the last 15 years to ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 09/18/2012 - 11:19 - 4 comments
- Charter school power broker turns public education into private profits
... big political players, including conservative kingmaker Art Pope . By 2002, he was sitting alongside Pope on the board of the John ...
FS Article - ProPublica - 10/15/2014 - 10:21 - 0 comments
- Pope jumps into spending arms race for NC judges
First Art Pope helped change the rules about money's influence in electing judges to ... candidate Bob Hunter sent out an email -- signed by Art Pope -- announcing an April 10 fundraiser at the ritzy Carolina Country ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 02/14/2014 - 13:36 - 2 comments
- NC Supreme Court a 'virtual sinkhole' for environmental law, and it could get worse
... founded and funded by influential conservative money man Art Pope, who as former state budget director played a key role in killing the ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/23/2014 - 13:04 - 1 comment
- What is Art Pope's agenda for North Carolina?
... causes and politicians is Raleigh retail magnate Art Pope . As a Facing South series looking at Pope's influence ... re: What is Art Pope's agenda for North Carolina? Art Pope is not only a ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 01/24/2011 - 13:05 - 5 comments
- North Carolina's Art Pope: Staying in control
... South published an in-depth look at Republican donor Art Pope and the unusual level of control he enjoys over a network of ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 10/19/2010 - 12:10 - 3 comments
- Americans for Prosperity says NC voter misinformation came from Arkansas
... ties to the Koch brothers and to North Carolina's Art Pope, conservative power brokers who have been involved in promoting laws to ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/16/2014 - 13:59 - 0 comments