LA Times: Koch-backed group sues Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris over donor list (In the News)

By Melanie Mason

…”Precisely because they fear compelled disclosure and the harms that will follow, would-be donors are shying away from contributing to the Foundation, and the current donors have warned that they will cease their contributions as and if the prospect of disclosure rises.”

The Attorney General’s office, in letters to the foundation, asserted that the donor information would remain confidential and kept separate from publicly accessible filings.

Another conservative group, the Center for Competitive Politics, has also filed suit against Harris for her request of donor information.

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The Center for Competitive Politics is now the Institute for Free Speech.