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=== Other curiosities ===
 
=== Other curiosities ===
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* Democratic Party relationship with the Koch brothers
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** Support for the [[Democratic Leadership Council]] (DLC)
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*** [http://americablog.com/2010/08/koch-industries-gave-funding-to-the-dlc-and-served-on-its-executive-council.html ''AMERICAblog'', "Koch Industries gave funding to the DLC and served on its Executive Council", 2010/08/25]
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*** [https://samsmitharchives.wordpress.com/2015/04/14/6467/ Sam Smith, "How the Koch brothers helped dismantle the Democratic Party", 2015/04/14]
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*** [https://www.salon.com/2016/04/30/clintonism_screwed_the_democrats_how_bill_hillary_and_the_democratic_leadership_council_gutted_progressivism/ ''Salon'', "Clintonism screwed the Democrats: How Bill, Hillary and the Democratic Leadership Council gutted progressivism", 2016/04/30]
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* Smear campaign against Ruth Bader Ginsburg
 
* Smear campaign against Ruth Bader Ginsburg
 
** Claim that she supported the age of consent being 12 years old
 
** Claim that she supported the age of consent being 12 years old
 
*** [https://www2.law.umaryland.edu/marshall/usccr/documents/cr12se9.pdf "Sex Bias in the U.S. Code", 1977/04] ([http://web.archive.org/web/20181009122542/https://www.law.umaryland.edu/marshall/usccr/documents/cr12se9.pdf archived copy])
 
*** [https://www2.law.umaryland.edu/marshall/usccr/documents/cr12se9.pdf "Sex Bias in the U.S. Code", 1977/04] ([http://web.archive.org/web/20181009122542/https://www.law.umaryland.edu/marshall/usccr/documents/cr12se9.pdf archived copy])
 
*** [http://volokh.com/posts/1127335040.shtml Eugene Volokh, "Justice Ginsburg's Past Endorsement of Lowering the Age of Consent to 12", 2005/09/21]: "As it happens, I have just today found another version of S. 1400 § 1633 (excerpted in 13 Crim. Law Reporter 3011, Apr. 4, 1973), which did set the age of consent at twelve. This must be the version to which the Ginsburg report referred."
 
*** [http://volokh.com/posts/1127335040.shtml Eugene Volokh, "Justice Ginsburg's Past Endorsement of Lowering the Age of Consent to 12", 2005/09/21]: "As it happens, I have just today found another version of S. 1400 § 1633 (excerpted in 13 Crim. Law Reporter 3011, Apr. 4, 1973), which did set the age of consent at twelve. This must be the version to which the Ginsburg report referred."

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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

Founding members

Economic ideology

Climate change

Prison abuses

Net neutrality

Voter suppression

Police abuses

Other curiosities