More Right Wing money gets behind Betsy DeVos nomination for Secretary of Education in Ad Campaigns

More Right Wing money gets behind Betsy DeVos nomination for Secretary of Education in Ad Campaigns
by Jeff Smith (GRIID)
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Yesterday, the watchdog organization, the Center for Public Integrity noted that two conservative non-profit organizations are spending lots of money to run ad campaigns in states with Senators who haven’t as yet completely committed to voting for DeVos.

The two groups are Club for Growth and America Next . Founded in 1999, Club for Growth has focused much of their energy around economic issues, such as taxes and pushing a pro-capitalism agenda. Club for Growth has also aggressively back candidates running for federal office, candidates like West Michigan’s Justin Amash.

According to the Club for Growth website, under the heading, We Are Determined to see Betsy DeVos win confirmation, it states:
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https://griid.org/2017/02/07/more-right-wing-money-gets-behind-betsy-devos-nomination-for-secretary-of-education-in-ad-campaigns/

Grand Rapids Institute for Information Democracy

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Yesterday, the watchdog organization, the Center for Public Integrity noted that two conservative non-profit organizations are spending lots of money to run ad campaigns in states with Senators who haven’t as yet completely committed to voting for DeVos.

The two groups are Club for Growth and America Next. Founded in 1999, Club for Growth has focused much of their energy around economic issues, such as taxes and pushing a pro-capitalism agenda. Club for Growth has also aggressively back candidates running for federal office, candidates like West Michigan’s Justin Amash. 

According to the Club for Growth website, under the heading, We Are Determined to see Betsy DeVos win confirmation, it states:

The Club for Growth released the following statement from its president, David McIntosh, about its new television ad supporting the nomination of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education:

“The Club for Growth enthusiastically endorsed Betsy DeVos when President Trump…

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