If Kern County CA responded to our records request accurately, then the only record of Zack Scrivner actively seeking information about PACE was from Tammy Engel.
The Charles Koch Institute posted to Facebook about how Thanksgiving is a subsidized holiday. Yet Koch Industries and its subsidiaries have accepted 230 awards worth $422 million from states and localities – the majority since 2010 – plus 78 more with undisclosed amounts.
Possible Financial Conflict of Interest in PACE Vote Raises Questions In the eight years we’ve been asking questions about the ethical conduct of dozens of government officials and the influence of lobbyists and corporate managers, we’ve never come across a response quite like the one we received on October 30, 2017, from City of Ridgecrest’s… Read more »
Player in Campaign to Kill the Popular Energy Efficiency Finance Program in Kern County and Bakersfield Branches Out Jeanne Radsick of Bakersfield-based Scott Tobias Real Estate is a director of both the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and its California affiliate. On Sept. 9, 2017, she appeared before the Taft (CA) City Council as part… Read more »
Pitch Based on Saving American Jobs, But Filings Show Active Consideration of Liquidation The trade complaint case brought by Suniva, Inc., and SolarWorld was been pushed in front of the U.S. International Trade Commission on the theme of saving American solar jobs. But billing records from the lawyers working for the hedge funds that own… Read more »
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.
Despite Mounting Evidence of Collusion with Bakersfield Realtor Lobbyists, City and County Attorneys Withhold Documents and Electronic Communications.
A new investigative report by Bloomberg News shines a light on the myriad other stances that the National Black Chamber of Commerce has taken on behalf of its deep-pocketed, entrenched donors.
Grant withdrawal from Florida International University raises questions, shifts pressure to Penn State and University of North Carolina.
Checks and Balances Project (C&BP) today called upon Florida International University (FIU) to immediately release both the initial and final grant applications to help to erase any question of the integrity of FIU research funded by the hotel lobby. The request includes all communications and documents relating to a grant proposal that resulted in a… Read more »