Results related to “ALEC”
by Jorge Rivas on July 26 2012, 2:23PM
Walgreens and General Motors are the 29th and 30th corporations to announce that they have dropped ALEC.
by Jorge Rivas on June 13 2012, 1:28PM
Pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson announced Tuesday that it would no longer fund the American Legislative Exchange Council.
by Jorge Rivas on May 31 2012, 2:20PM
Walmart Stores Inc., announced late Wednesday it’s suspending its membership with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the right-wing policy group that has worked to suppress the black vote and promoted “Kill at Will” gun laws.
by Jorge Rivas on May 25 2012, 12:26PM
Amazon became the 16th company to announce that it has dropped ALEC since ColorOfChange launched its campaign targeting ALEC’s corporate sponsors.
by Kai Wright on April 23 2012, 11:37AM
Another bad day for the secretive conservative group that’s spread pro-corporate and Tea Party-style legislation around the country. Common Cause challenges its tax exempt status.
by Brentin Mock on April 17 2012, 1:06AM
ALEC finally cuts loose its task force responsible for popularizing legislation that obstructs voting rights and allows gun owners to kill at will.
by Brentin Mock on April 6 2012, 12:06PM
Coke and Pepsi said they were only in ALEC for the work around discriminatory food and beverage taxes. It would have been nice if they cited the discriminatory impact of voter ID laws.
by Brentin Mock on March 12 2012, 9:58AM
A glance at other legislation pushed by the bill’s sponsor this session reveals a flock of efforts to curtail rights of minorities: an “illegal immigration” bill, a “right to work” anti-union bill, a “14th Amendment Misapplication” bill, and more.