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ALEC Scraps Gun Law, Voter-ID Task Force

The American Legislative Exchange Council, a Washington non-profit that brings together conservative lawmakers and corporate representatives to craft state-level legislation, announced on Tuesday it is disbanding its “Public Safety and Elections Task Force,” a policy group that drafted model bills for voter-ID requirements and “stand your ground” gun laws, among other issues.
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