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=== Voter suppression ===
 
=== Voter suppression ===
 
* Spurious voter fraud claims
 
* Spurious voter fraud claims
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** American Center for Voting Rights (ACVR) - phony GOP front group supported by [[Bob Ney]]
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*** ...
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** ACORN "voter fraud" in 2008
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** [https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2012/11/maines-gop-chair-now-says-hes-not-racist-because-he-plays-basketball-black-guy/321404/ ''The Atlantic'', "Maine's GOP Chair Now Says He's Not Racist Because He Plays Basketball with a Black Guy", 2012/11/15]
 
** [https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2012/11/maines-gop-chair-now-says-hes-not-racist-because-he-plays-basketball-black-guy/321404/ ''The Atlantic'', "Maine's GOP Chair Now Says He's Not Racist Because He Plays Basketball with a Black Guy", 2012/11/15]
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* Effort to destroy ACORN
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** Child prostitution allegations
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* Voter ID requirements
 
* Voter ID requirements
 
** [http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2018/10/11/north-carolinians-highlight-struggles-getting-photo-ids-ahead-of-amendment-vote/ ''NC Policy Watch'', "North Carolinians highlight struggles getting photo IDs ahead of amendment vote", 2018/10/11]
 
** [http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2018/10/11/north-carolinians-highlight-struggles-getting-photo-ids-ahead-of-amendment-vote/ ''NC Policy Watch'', "North Carolinians highlight struggles getting photo IDs ahead of amendment vote", 2018/10/11]

Revision as of 18:32, 9 November 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

Climate change

Prison abuses

Net neutrality

Voter suppression

Police abuses

Other curiosities