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Government Accountability Institute

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The Government Accountability Institute (GAI) is a "a new conservative investigative research organization."[1] The GAI states as its mission "to investigate and expose crony capitalism, misuse of taxpayer monies, and other governmental corruption or malfeasance."[2]

The GAI has several ties to right-wing groups such as Citizens United, the American Conservative Union, Young America's Foundation, and the Hoover Institution, through its key staff and board members:


Personnel

Executive Officers

  • Peter Schweizer, President (Research Fellow, Hoover Institution)
  • Rick White, Executive Vice President
  • Stuart Christmas, General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Investigation

Board of Directors

Contact Details

Sandy Schulz, Senior Publicist
Government Accountability Institute
202.244.1460
Sandy.schulz@g-a-i.org

References

  1. Marc Thiessen, "Why is Obama skipping more than half of his daily intelligence meetings?The Washington Post: Opinions; September 10, 2012
  2. g-a-i mission, organizational website, accessed October 2012.
  3. "Fellows", Hoover Institution website, accessed October 2012
  4. "James Madison Institute: Research Advisory Council", organizational website, accessed October 2012
  5. "Andrew Breitbart, Conservative Blogger, Dies at 43",The New York Times; March 1, 2012
  6. 6.0 6.1 "g-a-i team", organizational website, accessed October 2012
  7. "Citizens United: Who We Are", organizational website, accessed October 2012,
  8. "American Conservative Union: Board of Directors", organization website, accessed October 2012
  9. "Ron Robinson, President", Young America's Foundation website, accessed October 2012