Stories by Lisa Graves

Lisa Graves is Executive Director of the Center for Media and Democracy, the publisher of,, and subscribe to Lisa Graves's feed

Posted on: Jan 14, 2017, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Another Trump cabinet nominee dedicated to destroying the programs she'll oversee.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

A massive portion of the planet's seed stock could soon be in the hands of a single company.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2016, Source: PR Watch

ALEC is proposing yet another resolution opposing the Clean Power Plan.

Posted on: May 1, 2016, Source: PR Watch

Charter schools pretend to be public and non-profit while pocketing big bucks and paying no taxes.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2016, Source: PR Watch

DFER may sound generic, but its aim is to amplify the voice of huge Wall Street players and other corporate interests within the education world.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2015, Source: PR Watch

There appears to be good reason for concern that 'reform' efforts could be a Trojan Horse.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2014, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Richard Berman says no tactic is too low or dirty.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: PR Watch

The playbook deployed by the Kochs today resembles a more sophisticated (and expensive) playbook of the controversial right-wing group back then.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2013, Source: Salon

How the media fell hook, line and sinker for the propagandist, respectable-sounding "Employment Policies Institute"

Posted on: Aug 5, 2013, Source: PR Watch

Summers would bring more winter in the economy for ordinary Americans while his buddies on Wall Street would get more and more of America's wealth to offshore.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2013, Source: Center for Media and Democracy

Did Pete Peterson give Fix the Debt -- the austerity-pushing, Social Security-threatening group -- $5 million? The group's spokesperson says no, but the evidence says yes.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2013, Source: The Nation

Pete Peterson's "Fix the Debt" project is dangerous and flawed.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2012, Source: PR Watch

A new investigation shows the global chemical company spent millions spinning news coverage and tracking journalists as concern grew over potential health risks of atrazine.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2011, Source:

Walker will pay his first dividend on the Koch-subsidized investment in his campaign with a death knell for unions and for the right of workers to organize.