Checks and Balances Project Seeks State Probe of Ridgecrest CA Mayor’s Potential Financial Conflicts
November 20, 2017
Our complaint to Calif. Fair Political Practices Commission Asks for Investigation of Mayor Peggy Breeden After City Attorney Ignores Questions...
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TOP STORIES
Ridgecrest City Attorney Claims Mayor Breeden Isn’t Conflicted, But Won’t Give Reasons Why
November 9, 2017
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Jeanne Radsick
National Assoc of Realtors Lobbyist Jeanne Radsick Misstates Facts About PACE to Taft CA City Council
November 2, 2017
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Documents Raise Questions About Intent of Hedge Fund Pushing ITC Solar Case
October 31, 2017
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Mike Pence
5 Facts About Mike Pence and the Koch Bros. Not Included in Jane Mayer’s New Yorker Article
October 20, 2017
The U.S. is fixated on Trump. But the Koch Brothers are getting stronger. Through Mike Pence they're preparing to take over of the federal government....
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Bakersfield
Checks and Balances Project Moves to Discovery Phase in Lawsuits on Bakersfield “Political Cover” Scandal
October 13, 2017
Despite Mounting Evidence of Collusion with Bakersfield Realtor Lobbyists, City and County Attorneys Withhold Documents and Electronic Communications....
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INVESTIGATIONS
Koch strength increases
Koch Brothers Growing Control Extends to 16 Federal Departments
July 5, 2017
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White House in Chaos: Koch Brothers In Position for the Next Phase
June 20, 2017
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offshore wind
Will Shipping Lobby’s Handiwork Sabotage Offshore Wind Energy?
February 7, 2017
An obscure Coast Guard committee, co-chaired by the powerful shipping lobby, has the power to force drastic cuts to lease areas that offshore-wind developers have already purchased....
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Penn State Professor O'Neill
Questions About Penn State Professor O’Neill Referred to Ethics Office
December 19, 2016
As state support for universities drops, there is a growing trend of corporate support in the form of specially designated departments, professorships, etc., often with alarming consequences....
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San Bruno Disaster Emails Published in a New, Searchable Database
June 13, 2016
Today, we publish 120,746 emails and attachments exchanged between Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)....
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