American Accountability Foundation

The American Accountability Foundation (AAF) is a charitable and educational organization that conducts non-partisan conservative research and fact-checking so Americans can hold their elected leaders accountable.



Tom Jones previously served as Legislative Director to Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI), Senior Policy Advisor to former Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC), and President of the 339 Group and the Cannon Research Group, where he conducted research for Fortune 500 companies and political campaigns ranging from presidential to local races.

Matt Buckham most recently served Donald J. Trump through January 20, 2021 as Special Assistant to the President in the Presidential Personnel Office, where he identified bold conservative leaders for posts throughout the administration. Previously, he served as a legislative aide to former Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC), Senior Advisor to the House Freedom Caucus, and in various positions with conservative non-profit organizations.