American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) and CPAC

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$3,000 received from the Charles Koch Foundation, 2015

The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) is the 501c3 fundraising organization for the American Conservative Union, a 501c4 political organization. The American Conservative Union is best known for hosting the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, known as CPAC.

As we detail on, CPAC hosts climate science deniers working for organizations that are financed by fossil fuel companies, executives, and lobbying groups.

More information:

SourceWatch: American Conservative Union

SourceWatch: Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC)

DeSmogBlog: UK Climate Deniers Take Anti-Science Message to Trump Administration at CPAC 2017

Right Wing Watch: American Conservative Union

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