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- American Freedom Institute
The American Freedom Institute is a non-profit, conservative public policy think tank located in Austin, TX
- Center for Public Policy Priorities
A non-partisan, non-profit policy research organization seeking "sound solutions to the challenges faced by low- and moderate-income Texans"
- Center for the American Woman and Politics
A unit of the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers, the CAWP is a university-based research, education and public service center aiming to promote greater understanding and knowledge about women's relationship to politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life
- Children Now
"Uses research and mass communications to make the well being of children a top priority across the nation"
- Close Up Foundation
A nonprofit, nonpartisan citizenship education organization which works to promote responsible and informed participation in the democratic process
- Empower America
Free market-based policy organization focusing on issues related to technology, national security, education, social security and taxation
- Grassroots Liberty
PAC and think tank, promoting classical liberal and libertarian solutions at the local level
- Institute for American Liberty
The Institute for American Liberty was established to disseminate the Principles of Liberty as espoused by our Founding Fathers.
- Institute for Public Accuracy
A nationwide consortium of policy researchers that seeks to "broaden public discourse by gaining media access for those whose perspectives are commonly drowned out by corporate-backed think tanks and other influential institutions"
- Institute for Wisconsin's Future
A non-profit public policy research center which focuses on issues that affect middle and working class citizens in Wisconsin
- Manhattan Institute
The Mission of the Manhattan Institute is to develop and diseminate new ideas that foster greater economic choice and individual responsibility
- National Center for Policy Analysis
NCPA's Idea House -- "A non-profit, non-partisan public policy research institute dedicated to finding private sector solutions to public policy problems"
- Nautilus Institute
Policy development think-tank specializing in Asia-Pacific sustainable development, security, and disarmament
- Pacific Research Institute
PRI believes that "individual freedom and personal responsibility are best encouraged through policies that emphasize a free economy and limited government"
- Public Policy Institute of California
"A private operating foundation dedicated to improving public policy decisionmaking in California through independent, objective, nonpartisan research"
- Reason Public Policy Institute
A nonprofit organization that conducts research in the areas of education, environment, land use, privatization, social services and transportation
- The Alexis de Tocqueville Institution
A non-profit research foundation conducting and publishing research on the promotion and perfection of economic liberty, political freedom and democracy
- The American Cause
An educational foundation founded by Patrick Buchanan and "dedicated to informing the public about the issues of trade, NAFTA, MFN for China, and the right-to-life, among others"
- The Claremont Institute
"To restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national life"
- The Claremont Institute
The mission of the Claremont Institute is to restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national life.
- The Locke Institute
Devoted to limited government, private property rights and the rule of law. Publisher of books and monographs
- Young America's Foundation
Committed to "ensuring that increasing numbers of young Americans understand and are inspired by the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values"
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