Florida man exercises ‘stand your ground,’ rights, and shoots at teens playing Pokémon Go. Thanks, NRA.
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‘We can’t show you what’s behind this closed door,’ an investigative reporter explains. What do ALEC and these lawmakers have to hide?
Apple’s new Environmental Responsibility Report takes a dig at climate change deniers.
A dueling campaign for LGBT youth in Indiana has raised just $31,000.
ALEC’s positions on everything from climate change to guns hurts member companies’ reputations. BP is the latest to turn tail and run.
Republican state lawmakers like to pass laws prohibiting their towns and cities from enacting certain types of regulations. On one hand, this can be just fine, but it also screams hypocrisy.
ALEC’s climate denialism agenda has caused major companies to drop support for the lobbying group.
We hear it all the time, republicans are “Pro-business.” They promise if they’re elected, they’ll pass “business friendly” legislation. They claim that their policies will lead to economic growth and job creation. It’s time for a reality check. An analysis of all 50 states clearly shows the negative correlation between […]
What happens if one holds a rally and nobody shows up? Well, it would look much like what happened today for the ALEC affiliate Freedom Foundation.
A right-wing land seizure movement, called the (second) Sagebrush Rebellion, is attempting to sell your public lands to foreign corporations.
Two workers at the Brody coal mine, located in West Virginia’s Boone County, were killed after a structural collapse.
Cliven Bundy claimed that his family settled at the site of his Nevada ranch in 1877. Historical records prove otherwise, showing the family arrived in ’48.
Bye-bye First Amendment rights, Michigan GOP and Tea Party reps pass a law requiring judges to fine citizens up to $1k per day, for picketing an employer.
Grover Norquist suddenly thinks he’s an expert on the justice system. But he’s got some pretty archaic ideas about punishment. Beheading? That’s insane!
ALEC is trying to scare homeowners away from solar power by imposing a tax on anybody who puts electricity back into the power grid.
The emotions and events swirling around the Zimmerman trial and its verdict are all Obama’s fault! As Reagan once said, ‘facts are stupid things.’
ALEC sponsored bill signed by Rick Scott, eliminating the right for the citizens of Florida to sick paid leave.