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Government for Rent How Special Interests Finance Governors to Pursue Their Climate Policy Agenda

September 11, 2018

This paper details how a network of anti-fossil fuel, climate alarmists activists provides off-the-books staff members for governors and state’s attorneys generals, to push the donors’ climate agenda.

Using documents gained through freedom of information act requests and lawsuits when necessary to force their release, this paper details how a network of anti-fossil fuel, climate alarmists activists provides off-the-books staff members and consultants for governors and state’s attorneys generals, using middlemen nonprofit organizations to administer the funding, to work for and promote politicians who in turn support the donors’ climate agenda, including lawsuits against companies in the fossil fuel industry.