The Mission of the Acton Institute is to promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles.
161 Ottawa NW, Suite 301
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
American Civil Rights Institute
Founded by Ward Connerly in 1997, ACRI uses encoded language to oppose affirmative action. Connerly and ACRI led the Proposition 209 effort in California, which dismantled affirmative action programs in the state.
American Enterprise Institute
The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the foundations of freedom—limited government, private enterprise, vital cultural and political institutions, and a strong foreign policy and national defense—through scholarly research, open debate, and publications.
1150 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Black History Review
Honors African American achievement and teaches history. Includes biographical sketches and book and movie reviews.
News site for black moderates and black conservatives.
Brotherhood Organization of a New Destiny (BOND)
To help men and their families, particularly in major urban areas, find spiritual and personal freedom through our personal development programs and community outreach and renewal efforts.
P.O. Box 35090
Los Angeles, CA 90035-0090
The Cato Institute seeks to broaden the parameters of public policy debate to allow consideration of the traditional American principles of limited government, individual liberty, free markets and peace. Toward that goal, the Institute strives to achieve greater involvement of the intelligent, concerned lay public in questions of policy and the proper role of government.
1000 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington D.C. 20001-5403
Center for Security Policy
The Center for Security Policy has, since its founding in 1988, operated as a non-profit, non-partisan organization committed to the time-tested philosophy of promoting international peace through American strength. It accomplishes this goal by stimulating and informing national and international policy debates, in particular, those involving regional, defense, economic, financial and technology developments that bear upon the security of the United States.
1920 L Street, N.W. Suite 210
Washington, DC 20036
Center for the American Experiment
Center of the American Experiment is a nonpartisan, tax-exempt, public policy, and educational institution. Founded in 1990, we have become the premier public policy organization in Minnesota. American Experiment believes that life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness are best secured by ideas rooted in free enterprise, limited government, individual liberty, and traditional American values. We bring those values and ideas to bear on the most difficult issues facing Minnesota and our nation.
12 South 6th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402
The mission of The Claremont Institute is to restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national life.
937 West Foothill Boulevard, Suite E
Claremont, CA 91711
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF)
The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. mission is to serve as the non-partisan policy-oriented catalyst that educates future leaders and promotes collaboration among legislators, business leaders, minority-focused organizational leaders, and organized labor to effect positive and sustainable change in the African American community.
1720 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
The Congressional Institute, Inc. is dedicated to helping Members of Congress better serve the nation and to helping the public better understand public policy debates and the operations of the national legislature.
401 Wythe St. #103
Alexandria, VA 22314
Conservative Minority Institute
CMI is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt – tax deductible nonprofit dedicated to the promotion and expansion of minority conservatism.
6065 Edsall Road, Suite #204
Alexandria, VA 22304
Discovery Institute’s mission is to make a positive vision of the future practical. The Institute discovers and promotes ideas in the common sense tradition of representative government, the free market and individual liberty. Our mission is promoted through books, reports, legislative testimony, articles, public conferences and debates, plus media coverage and the Institute’s own publications and Internet website.
1511 Third Ave Suite 808
Seattle, WA 98101
Ethics and Public Policy Center
The Ethics and Public Policy Center (EPPC) was established in 1976 to clarify and reinforce the bond between the Judeo-Christian moral tradition and the public debate over domestic and foreign policy issues. Its program includes research, writing, publication, and conferences.
1015 15th St. NW, Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
Family Research Council
The Family Research Council (FRC) champions marriage and family as the foundation of civilization, the seedbed of virtue, and the wellspring of society. FRC shapes public debate and formulates public policy that values human life and upholds the institutions of marriage and the family.
801 G Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
FreedomWorks recruits, educates, trains and mobilizes hundreds of thousands of volunteer activists to fight for less government, lower taxes, and more freedom.
1775 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, 11th Floor
Washington, DC 20006-5805
Toll Free 888/564-6273
The mission of The Heartland Institute is to discover and promote free-market solutions to social and economic problems. Such solutions include parental choice in education, market-based approaches to environmental protection, privatization of public services, and deregulation in areas where property rights and markets do a better job than government bureaucracies.
19 South LaSalle Street, Suite 903
Chicago, IL 60603
The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institute – a think tank – whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
214 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington DC 20002-4999
Hudson Institute is a non-partisan policy research organization dedicated to innovative research and analysis that promotes global security, prosperity, and freedom.
1015 15th Street, N.W. 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies informs and illuminates the nation’s major public policy debates through research, analysis, and information dissemination in order to: improve the socioeconomic status of black Americans and other minorities; expand their effective participation in the political and public policy arenas; and promote communications and relationships across racial and ethnic lines to strengthen the nation’s pluralistic society.
1090 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005-4928
Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
The Manhattan Institute is a think tank whose mission is to develop and disseminate new ideas that foster greater economic choice and individual responsibility.
52 Vanderbilt Avenue
New York, NY 10017
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination.
4805 Mt. Hope Drive
Baltimore MD 21215
Toll Free 877/NAACP-98
National Urban League
The mission of the Urban League movement is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.
120 Wall Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10005
An Internet news site breaking stories on American politics and providing a digest of other top stories.
PO Box 20989
West Palm Beach, FL 33416
In March of 1997, PoliticsNow’s parent companies — National Journal Group, ABC News and the Washington Post Company — decided to disband the partnership and continue their Internet efforts independently. National Journal Group’s political site, NationalJournal.com, is a subscription-based service geared toward media, government and campaign professionals.
600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20037
The RPC is a progressive organization fighting for social change. As a mighty coalition of conscience; workers, women and people of color have the power to make the American Dream a Reality!
930 East 50th Street
Chicago, IL 60615
A conservative political website that focuses on political and international news.
Richard J. Daley Urban Forum
Register for the third annual Richard J. Daley Urban Forum. The Urban Forum will bring mayors from around the world, business leaders, key policy-makers, leading scholars, and commentators to examine how the cities of the future will be built.
Townhall.com is a gathering place for conservative commentators, radio talk show hosts and concerned citizens. Updated multiple times a day, Townhall.com offers all the conservative news that’s fit to print online.
Women Who Think
Women Who Think is a Minnesota based organization dedicated to educating women about public policy issues.