Hot Topic: “Alec”
Officials from the company confirmed that they were not renewing their membership with ALEC.
Posted Monday, April 23, 2012 by Brian Stewart
ALEC has helped push voter suppression efforts and Stand Your Ground laws across the country.
Posted Thursday, April 19, 2012 by Brian Stewart
At least 10 companies have severed ties with the right-wing group.
Posted Tuesday, April 17, 2012 by Brian Stewart
Add fast-food burger joint Wendy’s to the list of businesses backing away from ALEC.
Posted Wednesday, April 11, 2012 by Brian Stewart
The conservative group pushes Voter ID and other right-wing legislation to state lawmakers.
Posted Tuesday, April 10, 2012 by Brian Stewart
After the two beverage giants severed ties with the right-wing group, major food company Kraft is pulling out, too.
Hooded protesters and progressive organization heads met to rally for justice for Trayvon Martin and vilify ALEC and NRA lobbying for aggressive self-defense legislation.
In addition to pushing voter suppression efforts to state lawmakers, ALEC has helped advance other right-wing legislation including “Stand Your Ground” laws.
Thanks to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, George Zimmerman may never have to see the inside of a cell.
Posted Thursday, March 29, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
A group of Louisiana State University students plans to protest corporate interest group ALEC’s annual summit in early August.
Posted Thursday, July 21, 2011 by Emily Wood
Center for Media and Democracy’s new site exposes ALEC’s broad reach into state legislatures.
Campus Progress and our followers decided to get in on the fun. Here are our ten favorite #ALEC tweets.
A “fundamental right is in jeopardy.”
Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011 by Sandra Khalifa
This shout-out should certainly give ALEC some food for thought at their Spring Task Force Summit this weekend.
Posted Thursday, April 28, 2011 by Katie Andriulli
After several weeks of silence, ALEC has decided to respond to a range of accusations it is facing, including the Campus Progress report on their efforts to limit the ability of young people to vote.
Posted Thursday, March 31, 2011 by Tobin Van Ostern