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* [https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/07/mcdonalds-cant-figure-out-how-its-workers-survive-on-minimum-wage/277845/ ''The Atlantic'', "McDonald's Can't Figure Out How Its Workers Survive on Minimum Wage", 2013/07/16]
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* [http://www.minyanville.com/sectors/consumer/articles/McDonald2527s-Sample-Budget-Sheet-is-Laughable/7/27/2013/id/50974 ''Minyanville's Wall Street'', "McDonald's Sample Budget Sheet Is Laughable, but Its Implications Are Not", 2013/07/27]
 
* [https://www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/meet-the-economist-behind-the-one-percents-stealth-takeover-of-america ''Institute for New Economic Thinking'', "Meet the Economist Behind the One Percent’s Stealth Takeover of America" by Lynn Parramore, 2018/05/30]
 
* [https://www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/meet-the-economist-behind-the-one-percents-stealth-takeover-of-america ''Institute for New Economic Thinking'', "Meet the Economist Behind the One Percent’s Stealth Takeover of America" by Lynn Parramore, 2018/05/30]
 
* [https://www.cbsnews.com/news/minimum-wage-doesnt-cover-the-rent-anywhere-in-the-u-s/ ''CBS'', "Minimum wage doesn't cover the rent anywhere in the U.S.", 2018/06/14]
 
* [https://www.cbsnews.com/news/minimum-wage-doesnt-cover-the-rent-anywhere-in-the-u-s/ ''CBS'', "Minimum wage doesn't cover the rent anywhere in the U.S.", 2018/06/14]
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* [https://www.alec.org/article/alec-applauds-fcc-efforts-to-restoring-internet-freedom/ ''American Legislative Exchange Council'', "ALEC Applauds FCC Efforts to Restoring Internet Freedom", 2017/11/21]
 
* [https://www.alec.org/article/alec-applauds-fcc-efforts-to-restoring-internet-freedom/ ''American Legislative Exchange Council'', "ALEC Applauds FCC Efforts to Restoring Internet Freedom", 2017/11/21]
 
* [https://www.opensecrets.org/news/2017/12/koch-nonprofit-presidents-anti-net-neutrality-campaign/ ''Open Secrets'', "Koch nonprofit president’s anti-net neutrality campaign", 2017/12/13]
 
* [https://www.opensecrets.org/news/2017/12/koch-nonprofit-presidents-anti-net-neutrality-campaign/ ''Open Secrets'', "Koch nonprofit president’s anti-net neutrality campaign", 2017/12/13]
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=== Voter suppression ===

Revision as of 02:23, 15 August 2018

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is an association of state legislators and corporations.

History

Notable members

State legislators

Corporations

  • AES Corporation
  • Amazon (cut ties)
  • Amoco
  • Amway
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America (cut ties)
  • Bell Helicopter
  • Boeing
  • BP America (cut ties)
  • Charter Communications
  • Chevron
  • Comcast
  • DCI Group (associated with Michael Connell's companies)
  • Dow Chemical
  • Exxon
  • Fidelity Investments
  • GEO Group (formerly Wackenhut's private prison division)
  • Google (cut ties)
  • Koch Industries
  • Microsoft (cut ties)
  • Monsanto
  • Northrop Grumman (cut ties)
  • Pfizer
  • Shell
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Union Pacific Corporation (cut ties)
  • Verizon
  • Wal-Mart (cut ties)
  • Williams Companies

Trade groups

Law firms

Non-profits

Conferences

Lobbying efforts

Political connections

Financiers

Lobbying allies

Officials and politicians

References

External links

Economic ideology

Net neutrality

Voter suppression