Key findings from our investigation into Pennsylvanians for Accountability

Key findings:

  • A Center for Public Integrity investigation found that liberal 'dark money' group Pennsylvanians for Accountability failed to file an annual tax return with the IRS.
  • Pennsylvanians for Accountability spent about $475,000 ahead of the 2012 election in nine state races, a new tax filing shows.
  • Pennsylvanians for Accountability spent $725,500 on ads critical of GOP Gov. Tom Corbett in 2013, a new tax filing shows.
  • About 90% of the $1.2 million raised by Pennsylvanians for Accountability in its first year came from three labor unions.
  • More than half of the $1.2 million raised by Pennsylvanians for Accountability in its first year came from the National Education Association.