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After a political setback in NC, ALEC retools assault on renewable energy

... funded by Republican donor and N.C. budget director Art Pope, and the American Tradition Institute , part of a family of ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 12/13/2013 - 11:50 - 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 - 12:19 - 4 comments

How dark money helped Republicans hold the House and hurt voters

... boost from dollar store magnate and Republican supporter Art Pope , although Pope denies his donation was related to redistricting or ...

FS Article - ProPublica - 12/21/2012 - 16:07 - 0 comments

Climate-science deniers join forces against NC renewable-energy program

... gets most of its funding from the family foundation of Art Pope -- a discount-retail mogul, conservative benefactor and one of four ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 12/09/2011 - 11:47 - 2 comments

Debunking Gov. McCrory's misleading coal ash claims

... - when he ran for governor. Yet, with the help of Art Pope's money, he was elected anyway. North Carolina will suffer the damaging ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 06/26/2014 - 12:41 - 4 comments

Why is GOP mega-donor Art Pope distancing himself from controversial big-money groups?

... with the state's leading conservative mega-donor, Art Pope, whose big-money politicking and unusual level of political influence ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 10/09/2013 - 12:20 - 1 comment

Amid North Carolina anti-labor campaign, public workers score union win

... as his state budget director discount retail baron Art Pope , a former national AFP director and a major financier of conservative ...

FS Article - Sue Sturgis - 01/17/2013 - 12:35 - 2 comments

In media spotlight, Pope issues non-denial over role in ending NC clean elections

... South's recent report on conservative mega-donor Art Pope 's role in ending North Carolina's "clean elections" ... way to one person who rules the vote. And his name is Art Pope. Facing ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 06/16/2013 - 15:00 - 1 comment

Teachers call for holiday boycott of Pope stores

... to boycott stores owned by conservative powerbroker Art Pope this holiday season. The group is targeting Pope's Variety ...

FS Article - Chris Kromm - 12/02/2011 - 15:23 - 3 comments

More questions in NC redistricting case

... place at state GOP headquarters, at times at the behest of Art Pope, in its story "How Dark Money Helped Republicans Hold the House and ...

FS Article - NC Policy Watch - 05/09/2013 - 11:57 - 0 comments