American Phoenix Foundation

Missouri: Lawmakers Gone Wild!

Jun 19, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

Texas House members this year were grinding their teeth over an undercover camera investigation being done by the conservative American Phoenix Foundation, but it looks like Missouri was where the action is.

Disrupt The Narrative

May 19, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

The leaders of the American Phoenix Foundation claim their hidden-camera investigation of the Legislature has just one goal: Disrupt the narrative.

The APF Watchers

May 19, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

The American Phoenix Foundation employees who are aggressively questioning legislators have created an aura of mystery and distrust around the organization’s hidden-camera investigation.

The Balance of Power

May 19, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

The American Phoenix Foundation leaders say their hidden-camera investigation of the Legislature is not meant to disrupt the balance of power in the House.

What Legislators Look Like On Hidden Cameras

May 14, 2015 By R.G. Ratcliffe

The American Phoenix Foundation’s undercover hidden camera video taping of Texas Legislators is not the first project of this kind. The last one received awards from the Investigative Reporters & Editors as well as the Society of Professional Jouranlists.