→ AMERICA ENGAGED
▪︎formed in 2016
▪︎brought in less than $50k through the end of 2016
▪︎2017its income skyrocketed to $2.3 million
▪︎All but $100 of that income came from a single donor: another Leo-affiliated group called the BH Fund
▪︎lobbying arm of the NRA
▪︎FREEDOM PARTNERSarm of Koch political network
▪︎AMERICANS for Limited Government, VA based nonprofit
All 3 backed Gorsuch’s nom the same year they got $ from America Engaged.
Among CRC’s tactics were attempts to DEFLECT sexual assault ALLEGATIONS against KAVANAUGH by promoting UNFOUNDED allegations that a different classmate was responsible for the assault of Dr. Ford #altBrett
FOF runs 3 donor-advised funds— charitable-giving vehicles that act as conduits between donors & the orgs they wish to support that MASK the SOURCES of those FUNDS.
FOF’s 2017 tax filing is not yet publicly available, but in 2016 it reported donating $60K to an AZ-based dark money group called PROSPER, INC
KYL played a big part in this:
“President Obama has so far been unable to convince Senate Republicans to ratify the new START treaty, an updated version of the NUCLEAR-ARMS-CONTROL agreement with RUSSIA” vanityfair.com/news/2010/11/r…
Some of that $ has flowed directly to a Trump groupthe committee set up to pay for his 2017 inauguration.
Little is known about the firm—incorporation records list its address as a virtual office in Arlington, VA—but Leo previously listed BH Group as his employer in filings with the FEC
Stop changing the case of some of my words. I capitalize certain words for a reason.