01 Mar '12, 12am

How Heartland-style Climate Sceptic Campaigns Play "Hide the Deniers" Using Secretive Fund

DCF has close ties to another, higher profile funding group, Philanthropy Roundtable . Adam Meyerson is DCF ’s chairman and also the president of Philanthropy Roundtable. DCF ’s vice-chairman, Kimberly O. Dennis, is a Philanthropy Roundtable board member as well as being the chairman of Donors Trust. DCF shares an address with Donors Trust and several board members and staff. Whitney Ball is the president of DCF and Donors Trust. Steven Hayward, a DCF board member, is also a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. In 2006, it emerged that Hayward had written to an astrophysics professor offering $10,000 for a review of an IPCC report to “explore the limitations of climate model outputs”. Earlier this week, Hayward wrote in detail about the Heartland issue, not mentioning his role on the board of DCF , which has given Heartland more than $6million in recent y...

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