Richard Mellon Scaife
As of December 31, 1992, Scaife assets were $212,232,888 and Carthage assets were $11,937,862
Origen de la riqueza:
Heredada a partir de negocios en banca y petróleo, uranio y otras industrias. Son propietarios de Gulf Oil y Alcoa (esta última desde 1891), participan en el cártel del uranio y en las corporaciones Koppers and Carborundum.
The foundation became active in funding conservative causes in 1973, when Richard Mellon Scaife became chairman. Forbes magazine has estimated Scaife’s personal net worth at $800 million, making him the 138th richest person in the U.S. He controls the Scaife, Carthage, and Allegheny foundations.
In 1993, Scaife and Carthage reportedly gave more than $17.6 million to 150 conservative think tanks.
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