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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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ALEC Launches New Effort To Influence Local Government Policy

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (6 months ago)

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), an organization known for helping to advance corporate interests by crafting conservative legislation at the state level, has created a new initiative to expand its influence to citi... Read Post

ALEC Announces the End of the Task Force that Dealt with Non-Economic Issues

US Politics / Liberal : BlueNC (2 years ago)

(Washington, D.C.) April 17, 2012—David Frizzell, Indiana State Representative and 2012 National Chairman of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), issued the following statement today on behalf of ALEC’s Legislative Boar... Read Post

Unbelievable: Prison Industry Funnels Donations To State Lawmakers Introducing SB1070-Like Bills Around The Country

US Politics / Liberal : AlterNet Blogs: Speakeasy (4 years ago)

This post originally appeared on Think Progress. In December 2009, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) — a powerful front group that helps corporate representatives craft template legislation for state lawmakers, funded... Read Post


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