Learn more about how the State Policy Network aids ALEC and spins disinformation in the states.
The Cardinal Institute(CI) for West Virgina Policy is a state think tank member of the State Policy Network, a web of state pressure groups that drive a right-wing agenda in statehouses nationwide. The non-profit was founded in November of 2014 and lists only one employee: Executive Director Garrett Ballengee. According to its website, the groups seeks public policy solutions that are based "on the basic fundamentals of a free-market system."
- Total Revenue: $109,046
- Total Expenses: $70,284
- Net Assets: $1,267
- Total Revenue: $1,400
- Total Expenses: $133
- Net Assets: $1,267
As of September 2018:
- Garrett Ballengee, Executive Director
- Jessi Troyan,Development Director
Board of Trustees
- Keith Pauley, Chairman
- Karen Bailey-Chapman
- Bill Cole
- Bill Maloney
- Chris Stansbury
- Darrell Shull
- Ron Walters, Jr.
- Danielle M. Waltz
- Monroe P. Warner
- Casey Pifer, Associate Director for Institute Relations and Programs for the Atlas Network
- James Musser, Senior Policy Expert at the Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy
PO Box 11495
Charleston, WV 25339
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