Difference between revisions of "American Legislative Exchange Council"

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* [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]
 
* [https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-06/higher-minimum-wage-boosts-pay-without-reducing-jobs-study-says ''Bloomberg'', "Higher Minimum Wage Boosts Pay Without Reducing Jobs, Study Says", 2018/09/06]
 
* [https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-06/higher-minimum-wage-boosts-pay-without-reducing-jobs-study-says ''Bloomberg'', "Higher Minimum Wage Boosts Pay Without Reducing Jobs, Study Says", 2018/09/06]
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=== Prison abuses ===
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* Corruption of prison guards (both public and private)
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** [https://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/miami-gardens-cop-roland-clarke-who-locked-darren-rainey-in-shower-keeps-having-sex-on-duty-10767249 ''Miami New Times'', "Cop Who Locked Darren Rainey in Scalding Shower Until He Died Keeps Having Sex on Duty", 2018/10/02]
  
 
=== Net neutrality ===
 
=== Net neutrality ===

Revision as of 21:24, 4 October 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

Prison abuses

Net neutrality

Voter suppression