Excerpts from this story referencing "David Koch":
"… s top 50 donor list: Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson; billionaire David Koch, who runs the Kansas-based Koch Industries with his brother; electricity g …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Consumer Financial Protection Bureau":
"… ency was behind a public affairs campaign targeting the proposed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency birthed out of the 2008 financial crisis. The campaign on behal …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "spokeswoman":
"… ll not have a comment on this,” SEIU spokesman Beau Boughamer said. NEA spokeswoman Sara Robertson also declined to comment. saying the union had “no contro …"
"… n anything else." Lynsey Kryzwick of public relations firm BerlinRosen, a spokeswoman for the Pennsylvanians for Accountability at the time, dismissed the criti …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":
"… vironmental statutes are filed against the agency each year. The state of Texas alone has nine cases pending against the EPA. Earthjustice, a nonprof …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Frito-Lay":
"… ed to evaluate the chemical's oral cancer risk, was funded by Burger King, Frito-Lay and other food companies. Four of its eight authors were TERA scientists, …"
"… their results displayed on ITER. Those clients have included Dow Chemical, Frito-Lay and the International Copper Association. If the study passes TERA's revie …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "ExxonMobil":
"… ts came from industry groups, including the American Chemistry Council and ExxonMobil. Adam Finkel, executive director of the University of Pennsylvania's Penn …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Andrew Cuomo":
"… officials announced Wednesday, citing potential health risks. At Governor Andrew Cuomo’s year-end cabinet meeting, acting state Health Commissioner Howard Zuck …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Benzene":
"… ample contained anywhere from a dozen to more than three dozen substances. Benzene and xylenes without fail. Toluene almost as frequently. 1,3-butadiene once …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Florida":
"… ta. The three projects that have received final permits from regulators in Florida, Maryland and Louisiana have the potential to emit up to 7.5 million tons …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Insurance":
"… stupid. Wendell Potter is the author of Deadly Spin: An Insurance Company Insider Speaks Out on How Corporate PR is Killing Health Care and …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Democratic Governors Association":
"… ups were the Republican Governors Association ($28.5 million) and the Democratic Governors Association ($17.2 million), national committees that spend and raise millions to elec …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "American Petroleum Institute":
"… o the development of natural gas in a safe and responsible manner.” The American Petroleum Institute did not respond to repeated requests for comment. But McCawley, with …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Governor":
"… unseat unpopular incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett, a Republican; The Republican Governors Association, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that has given at le …"
"… ding at least $4.5 million from Griffin and $7 million from the Republican Governors Association. “The millions reassured prospective donors that the Repub …"
"… his running mate to accept more than $3.6 million from the Democratic Governors Association, more than $755,000 from Chicago media mogul Fred Eychaner an …"
"… the five largest donors to the Washington, D.C.-based Republican Governors Association in the first nine months of this year, according to the …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":
"… waste disposal's threat to human health. For the past 18 months, The Center for Public Integrity and InsideClimate News have been reporting on air pollution from oil …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Internal Revenue Service":
"… en Orchard’s sole director and treasurer on its 2013 tax return with the Internal Revenue Service. When asked by the Center for Public Integrity about Green Orchard recent …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee":
"… red a positive message during that month’s second week. Crown the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee as last week’s ultimate hater. Not only did it produce more TV ads than …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Pollution":
"… ity. They formed a grassroots opposition group called Concerned About Pollution, or CAP, and held their first meeting under the gazebo in Nordheim’s Jub …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Ryan Shapiro":
"… with current and former employees.) “We invented this business,” said Ryan Shapiro, 37, the company’s founder and CEO, in a phone interview in June. “Eve …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "University of Oklahoma":
"… his year,” said Tyler Johnson, a political science professor at the University of Oklahoma. “You have 20-plus governors running for re-election, so you’re immedi …"
"… ave long provided the “best of both worlds,” according to Johnson, the University of Oklahoma professor. “They get outsiders who are willing to attack and get those …"
"… at it removes curriculum control from local decision-makers. Johnson, the University of Oklahoma professor, said criticism of Barresi’s position on the policy ultimately …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Responsive Politics":
"… ertly advocating for or against federal-level candidates, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Topping the list is the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, one of the natio …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Jay Rockefeller":
"… lation, sponsored by Sens. Robert Casey, a Democrat from Pennsylvania, and Jay Rockefeller, a Democrat from West Virginia, aims to put a stop to those strategies. "T …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Service Employees International Union":
"… d seven-figure sums from at least two labor unions: $1.14 million from the Service Employees International Union, including $280,000 from the SEIU’s state council in Pennsylvania, and $ …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Verizon Communications Inc.":
"… sse. He received $16,750 from AT&T, CenturyLink, Time Warner Cable and Verizon Communications Inc. in the 2012 election cycle, the third-largest amount among North Carolina …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Prevention":
"… suicides throughout the U.S., according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data. Suicide by firearm has been loosely studied for the past 20 years b …"
"… oncentrate on the motives of suicide victims and not the means people use. Prevention specialists are increasingly studying the link between guns and suicide. …"
"… o measure what hasn’t happened, Murphy said. State Prevention measures Prevention specialists in New Hampshire and Nevada are looking at firearm suicides an …"
"… ides happened in Nevada in 2012, data shows. The Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention has coordinators contacting gun stores, ranges and training centers with p …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Iraq":
"… liest cities. One is dedicated to a veteran who survived his deployment in Iraq unscathed only to be shot and killed in his hometown. “This is not a wa …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Inspector General":
"… s needed, according to a report released last week by Department of Energy Inspector General Gregory Friedman. Friedman wrote that the $9.5 million proposal had been …"
"… ries of the national lab,” the assessment said. In his July report, DOE Inspector General Friedman wrote that the Los Alamos project would nearly double the NNSA’ …"
"… ext two years. It did not say which one. When asked for comment about the Inspector General’s report, representatives from both Los Alamos and the NNSA referred the …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":
"… air pollution caused by the fracking boom in the Eagle Ford Shale of South Texas. Despite hundreds of complaints from residents, many of them about noxious …"
"… and rarely fines companies for breaking emission laws. On our 11 trips to Texas we encountered many residents who asked what seemed to be a reasonable que …"
"… easonable question: If a state regulatory agency — in this case the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality — isn’t doing much to curb the ind …"
"… eking on-the-record interviews with EPA officials in Washington, D.C., and Texas. Five months later, no such interviews have been granted. Instead, EPA pr …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "reporter":
"… ing,” he said. “But I think we should find out." Lisa Song is a reporter for InsideClimate News. …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "North Dakota":
"… the Center for Public Integrity and InsideClimate News BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota’s Heritage Center makes for a jarring sight in this Midwestern prairie c …"
"… se drab Capitol grounds. Each cube features a gallery devoted to an era of North Dakota’s history, but the state’s present is everywhere. The legislature app …"
"… the boom. Energy companies have drilled more than 8,000 wells into western North Dakota’s rugged prairie since the beginning of 2010, quadrupling the state’s …"
"… l-funded sovereign wealth fund that will approach a balance of $3 billion. North Dakota is in the uncommon position of facing a labor shortage, spurring a state-r …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Medicaid":
"… at more needs to be done to protect tax dollars. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) officials unveiled a new data analysis system to identify o …"