tanks are an important part of our nation's political
environment. The American Heritage Dictionary
for Idioms defines "think tank" as "A
group or organization dedicated to problem-solving
and research, especially in such areas as technology,
social or political strategy, and the military... "
Think Tanks that appear in the list below are
the most widely cited institutions in the mass
media. Their ideological label comes from
a FAIR report, which can be found here.