The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (Mclean, VA)
The Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) is a 501(c)(3) organization that champions responsible and balanced environmentalism which seeks to conserve the nation’s natural resources while ensuring a stable and strong economy through energy dominance. Specifically, E&E Legal advocates responsible resource development, conservation, sound science, and a respect for property rights.
Center for Growth and Opportunity (Logan, UT)
The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University is a university-based research center dedicated to producing ideas that transform lives. We explore the interactions between key institutions — business, government, and civil society — to improve opportunity, broad-based economic growth, and individual well-being. We train students, conduct research with a national network of scholars, and communicate transformative solutions to our country’s most pressing issues. We focus on those factors that increase opportunity and long-term economic growth by unleashing innovation, entrepreneurship, and empowering individuals and communities to work toward cooperation over conflict.
Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy (Alexandria, VA)
The mission of the Thomas Jefferson Institute for Public Policy is to provide Virginia’s political, business, academic, community and media leadership with thoughtful, realistic, useful and non-partisan analysis of public policy issues confronting our Commonwealth. These alternative policy ideas focus on state and local issues and are based on the Institute’s belief in free markets, limited government and individual responsibility. The general areas of interest for this Institute are reforming government, economic development, improving health.
Texas Public Policy Foundation (Austin, TX)
The Foundation’s mission is to promote and defend liberty, personal responsibility, and free enterprise in Texas and the nation by educating and affecting policymakers and the Texas public policy debate with academically sound research and outreach.
Sutherland Institute (Salt Lake City, UT)
Sutherland Institute is committed to the principles of faith/family/free markets. As an independent research and educational institution – a think tank – our mission is to advance sound ideas and principled public policy.
Show-Me Institute (Saint Louis, MO)
The Institute’s scholars study public policy problems and develop proposals to increase economic opportunity for ordinary Missourians. The Institute then promotes these solutions by publishing studies, briefing papers, and other educational materials, which help policymakers, the media, and the general public gain a better understanding of the issues. The Show-Me Institute hopes to build a thriving economy and a vibrant civil society for Missouri and strives to place Missouri in a position that leads the nation in wealth, freedom, and opportunity for all.
Roughrider Policy Center (West Fargo, ND)
The Roughrider Policy Center is a free-market think tank dedicated to promoting and defending liberty and free enterprise in North Dakota.
Rio Grande Foundation (Albuquerque, NM)
Palmetto Promise Institute (Columbia, SC)
Palmetto Promise Institute promotes public policies that remove barriers to opportunity and help South Carolinians flourish. By unlocking the full promise of the Palmetto State and her people, South Carolina can lead a state-driven American renaissance.
Independence Institute (Denver, CO)
The mission of the Independence Institute is to empower individuals and to educate citizens, legislators and opinion makers about public policies that enhance personal and economic freedom.