Daily Archives: January 6, 2014

The Money Behind Texas’ Most Influential Think Tank

What do you call a group of ideologues that collects millions from corporations and billionaires and then churns out studies and policy papers used by politicians to justify miserly policies? Certainly not a “think tank.”

Texas’ Health Care Navigator Rules Could Be Sweet Deal for Pearson and Other Companies

By requiring new health care “navigators” to get hours of costly training beyond what’s required by federal law, Texas would steer hundreds of thousands of dollars to training and testing firms like Pearson.