- Pickets at Art Pope's stores gain steam, go statewide
In North Carolina, Art Pope's rise as a conservative political kingmaker -- including his ... of the NC NAACP, told Maddow: What we see with Art Pope is the most lewd and cynical and sinister form of wealth and power ...
FS Article - Chris Kromm - 12/11/2013 - 13:47 - 2 comments
- Special Investigation: Who's behind the 'information attacks' on climate scientists?
... discovered that ATI has connections to the Koch brothers, Art Pope and other conservative donors seeking to expand their political influence. ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 11/29/2011 - 17:14 - 0 comments
- Political controversy roils NC school system at center of resegregation fight
... of the conservative takeover was former state Rep. Art Pope -- a businessman, leading conservative donor, and backer of groups that ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 09/27/2012 - 13:03 - 2 comments
- NC lawmakers embrace Koch-backed pledge against climate action
... signatories Brown, Burr, Stevens and Stone. The Pope connection Why would so many North Carolina lawmakers have signed ... likely factor is the influence of conservative mega-donor Art Pope, CEO of the Variety Wholesalers discount retail chain and a longtime ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 07/11/2013 - 13:36 - 0 comments
- INSTITUTE INDEX: The money behind Americans for Prosperity
... Amount that AFP received in 2010 from the John William Pope Foundation, headed by North Carolina discount-retail magnate and conservative benefactor Art Pope , who is one of AFP's four directors : $1.6 million ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 03/08/2012 - 12:27 - 0 comments
- Petro powerhouse Koch Industries boosts investments in North Carolina politics
... and is primarily funded by conservative benefactor Art Pope , a discount retail mogul who was a major funder for the 2010 North ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 11/01/2012 - 12:02 - 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 - 14:36 - 2 comments
- NC anti-wind power crusader behind plot to subvert renewable energy industry
... by leading North Carolina conservative benefactor Art Pope to discredit wind power in the state has been discovered at the center ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 05/11/2012 - 11:34 - 1 comment
- How not to respond to peaceful protesters: Lessons from North Carolina politicians
... party in power in the NC legislature in 2013, beholden to Art Pope, and completely dismissive of anyone who is not white, male and over the ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 06/12/2013 - 12:55 - 5 comments
- The fight against school re-segregation heats up in North Carolina
... by Republican politicians including former state Rep. Art Pope -- a businessman and director of the right-wing group Americans for ...
FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 07/20/2010 - 16:34 - 12 comments