Post Tagged with: "American Legislative Exchange Council"

Wisconsin GOP Senate Majority Leader To Resign Following Sexual Harassment Allegations

'Family values' republican to resign after complaints of sexual harassment. Surprise! It's not the first time he's been accused of inappropriate behavior.

‘Family values’ republican to resign after complaints of sexual harassment. Surprise! It’s not the first time he’s been accused of inappropriate behavior.

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Grover Norquist Looks To The 18th Century For Criminal Justice

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!Gage Skidmore

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!

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Come To Florida To Get Away With It All: Four Zimmerman Trial Lies The Right Loves To Tell (VIDEO)

Postcard from Florida meme by Elisabeth Parker. Feel free to share.

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.’

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County In Florida Attempts To Pass Paid Sick Days, Republican Governor Rick Scott Says No

County In Florida Attempts To Pass Paid Sick Days, Republican Governor Rick Scott Says No

ALEC sponsored bill signed by Rick Scott, eliminating the right for the citizens of Florida to sick paid leave.

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Yet Another Creationist Bill – This Time In Colorado And It Includes Colleges

Yet Another Creationist Bill – This Time In Colorado And It Includes Colleges

In truth, the bill does not explore biology, evolution and global warming as much as deny it.

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Five Steps For Common Sense Gun Regulations

Five Steps For Common Sense Gun Regulations

The fight against common sense gun regulations is a fight to eliminate gun rights in this country, and it’s time to take a stand against the NRA in order to preserve them.

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ALEC Charity Status In Question – Preparing For IRS Audit

ALEC Charity Status In Question – Preparing For IRS Audit

The American Legislative Exchange Council is finding itself in hot water as the IRS has been given information which may revoke its non-profit status

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Wisconsin State Rep: ‘Some Girls, They Rape So Easy’

Wisconsin State Rep: ‘Some Girls, They Rape So Easy’

Aside from being sexist and verbally clumsy, Rivard appears to be a puppet of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

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‘ALEC Rock’ – The New, More Cynical, Schoolhouse Rock (VIDEO)

‘ALEC Rock’ – The New, More Cynical, Schoolhouse Rock (VIDEO)

While corporations and billionaires have extraordinary influence over politics and policy, there is some hope.

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Keep Up the Pressure On ALEC And Its Supporters

Keep Up the Pressure On ALEC And Its Supporters

There was big news Tuesday when the shadowy right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (“ALEC”) announced it was shutting down its Public Safety and Elections Task Force, which had pushed the controversial voter suppression laws and Stand Your Ground laws in state legislatures throughout the country.

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Wisconsin and Arizona Prepare for ALEC Transparency Legislation

Wisconsin and Arizona Prepare for ALEC Transparency Legislation

Wouldn’t you like to know who’s buying your Congress?

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