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Major Media Now Investigating ALEC

Front and center at the New York Times today is a report on the extent to which corporations control state legislatures through the”non-profit” American Legislative Exchange Council. ALEC, which has been weaving its web for years and gotten a lot of attention in the blogosphere for at least two years, is now the focus of [...]
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New Hampshire Legislature Turns Policy Reigns Over To ALEC

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (3 years ago)

Republicans in the New Hampshire legislature seemingly have ceded all control of the state to the American Legislative Exchange Council by introducing an unprecedented seven of ALEC's pieces of model legislation in the past week. AL... Read Post

Utility Trade Group Funds ALEC Attack on Americans Using Solar

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (yesterday)

As the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) prepares to meet in Dallas this week, the Center for Media and Democracy has uncovered new evidence that Edison Electric Institute (EEI) -- the trade association for the U.S. utili... Read Post

On Tillis's coattails: Jason Saine wins ALEC award

US Politics / Liberal : BlueNC (21 minutes ago)

For the second time in three years, North Carolina has the dishonor of having one of its own legislators recognized as the ALEC legislator of the year. The American Legislative Exchange Council has named state Rep. Jason Saine its L... Read Post


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