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Fertile Ground: New Ads Say You Don’t Have to Be a Pickle-Eating Hippie to Get Solar Panels

This election season, "green energy" seems to be a dirty phrase for many conservatives—if political ads indicate anything, at least. Americans for Prosperity, an organization backed by oil interests, has been airing ads since November, targeting and attacking Obama’s green energy policies. The ads attempt to stigmatize renewable energy and resurrect oil in people's minds as the only possible hope for America's well-being.
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Americans for Prosperity Chief: We Don't Know If $27 Million in Anti-Obama Ads Has Any Effect

US Politics / Liberal : Political Mojo (2 years ago)

On Monday Americans for Prosperity, the conservative nonprofit group founded by billionaire David Koch, unveiled its fourth television ad attacking President Obama and demanding his ouster in November's presidential election. The ne... Read Post

Anti-Climate Americans For Prosperity Claims To Not Be Politically Active After Launching Attack Ads

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (3 years ago)

The conservative Americans for Prosperity reported to the IRS that the organization does not engage in political activities even though it reported to the Federal Election Commission that it spent $1.3 million on political radio spo... Read Post

FACT CHECK: Americans For Prosperity Announces $6.1 Million Ad Buy To Push Totally False Green Jobs Claims

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

After pouring more than $8.4 million into bogus energy attack ads since November, the oil industry front group Americans For Prosperity announced yet another major ad buy of $6.1 million in eight states. The latest ad is based on a ... Read Post

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