ALEC Archives

How The Koch Brothers Are Secretly Manipulating The 2016 Election (VIDEO)

March 6, 2016

There will not be a clash of dangerous, right-wing billionaires this year. Some may have reasonably expected David and Charles Koch to confront Donald Trump in the Republican primaries. The Koch brothers typically fuel stuffy, fiscally conservative candidates who rely…

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Mizzou Racist Arrested After ‘Terroristic’ ‘Stand Your Ground’ Threats

November 11, 2015

University of Missouri police arrested 19-year-old Hunter M. Park Wednesday morning. Park is suspected of making death threats against black students at University of Missouri, and is charged with “making a terroristic threat.” The Washington Post reported that police suspect…

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Obama Declares War On The Kochs; Charles Fires Back But Shoots Blanks (VIDEO)

August 27, 2015

This week marks another chapter in the ongoing feud between President Barack Obama and Charles Koch. It all started on Monday, when Obama denounced him and his brother David at the Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas. While explaining why the U.S.…

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Gov. Ducey Screws Arizona Without A Kiss. Unless You’re Talking KOCH Ass.

August 17, 2015

Boggling every mind with a lick of sense in Arizona, Governor Doug Ducey has hired a public relations firm to put an attractive spin on the state. Yes — that is correct. The residents of Arizona are totally screwed, but…

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ALEC Joins Politicians With Corporate Criminals

July 8, 2015

Along with Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz, Republican Governor Scott Walker will address the annual American Legal Exchange Council (ALEC) convention in San Diego in September. Walker has been affiliated with ALEC for more than 20 years. The reforms he has instituted…

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Supreme Court Ruling Starts Emptying Prisons

June 30, 2015

While progressives are justifiably celebrating the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage, the Court made another decision that spells the beginning of the end of the Prison Industrial Complex. The Court decided that the Federal three-strikes law is unconstitutionally vague.…

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You Gotta Fight, For Your Right, To VOTE!

June 3, 2015

The United States Constitution has been amended 27 times, Three times, it was to expand voting rights: in 1870 to ensure that formerly enslaved African American men could vote after being freed, in 1920 to grant women voting rights and…

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ALEC Sends Four Sheriffs After Reporter Covering Secret Lobbyist-Legislator Meeting (VIDEO)

May 23, 2015

In an incredible investigative report, the Atlanta television news program WXIA’s 11Alive Investigators, including reporter Brendan Keefe, tracked down an American Legislative Exchange Council secret meeting at a Georgia resort hotel. The report may be unique, because the investigate report…

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Teaparty GOPer Rick Scott Bans Words ‘Global Warming’ From Official Records

March 8, 2015

Ever since Tea Party whackadoodle Republican Governor Rick Scott took office in 2009, Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has been barred from using terms like Climate Change and Global Warming in any official communications, emails or reports, according to…

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Chris Christie’s Newark School Privatization Scam Is An Epic Failure

March 5, 2015

Five years ago, Chris Christie went on the Oprah Winfrey show to crow about his plan to revamp the schools of Newark New Jersey. He was joined by his ally, then-Democratic Mayor of the city, Cory Booker and Facebook billionaire,…

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