EXPOSED: 19 Corporations Funding Climate Denier Think Tank Heartland
"Internal documents acquired by Think Progress Green reveal that the climate-denial think tank Heartland Institute received funding from at least 19 publicly traded corporations in 2010 and 2011. The companies’ combined contributions exceeded $1.3 million for an array of projects. As Think Progress Green reported on Tuesday, the Heartland Institute’s projects included a secret plan to teach children that climate change is a hoax."
"The companies are: Altria Client Services, Amgen USA, Anheuser-Busch Companies Inc., AT&T,BB&T, Comcast Corporation, Diageo, Eli Lilly & Company, General Motors Foundation, GlaxoSmithKline, KCI, LKQ Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Nucor Corporation,PepsiCo, Inc., Pfizer, Reynolds American Inc., Time Warner Cable, and XL Group.
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