Diana Davis Spencer Foundation

About Based in Bethesda, Maryland, the Diana Davis Spencer Foundation (DDSF) is a philanthropic organization focused on education, national security, entrepreneurship, and public policy. It has contributed to numerous groups that are suppressing voter access and subverting voting processes. DDSF is led by CEO Abby Spencer Moffat, the daughter of Shelby Cullom Davis, who made … Read more



DonorsTrust is a 501(c)(3) public charity founded in 1999 by Whitney Ball, a libertarian who had held key roles at the Cato Institute and the Philanthropy Roundtable, as well as being a board member of the State Policy Network (SPN). Mother Jones calls DonorsTrust the “dark-money ATM of the conservative movement” since it was set up explicitly to allow investors to bankroll institutions and activities while obscuring their own identities.


Honest Elections Project

About Honest Elections Project (HEP) is a dark-money voter suppression organization founded in early 2020 as a legal alias for The 85 Fund. Before 2019, The 85 Fund was known as the Judicial Education Project (JEP), a nonprofit tied to conservative activist Leonard Leo, who is largely responsible for the steady appointment of right-wing judges … Read more