Browsing All posts tagged under »American Legislative Exchange Council«

The Truth vs. Debbie Lesko

November 3, 2014

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Debbie Lesko says that the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is “a wonderful, bi-partisan group of people working together.” Number of Republican ALEC members nationally:  656 (97.2%) Number of Democrat ALEC members nationally:  19 (2.8%) Number of ALEC Board of Directors members who aren’t Republican: 3 Number of Democrat ALEC Board of Directors Members who […]

Andy Tobin is the embodiment of the U.S. Congress … now

October 27, 2014

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Before I launch into all the examples from his own political record, let me give you one astonishing reason of why Arizona should *NOT* send Andy Tobin to Congress in Washington. Remember Arizona’s ridiculous, asinine, homophobic, offensive and ignorant SB 1062 proposal that would have allowed businesses to discriminate based on supposed “religious principles”?  Well, […]

State legislators are corporate puppets for ALEC

October 10, 2014

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Many people are aware of – or have at least heard of – the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, as it’s known. But many don’t know,  or choose to ignore, exactly what ALEC is and does. Of Arizona’s 90 legislators, 50 are ALEC members – among the highest numbers of ALEC recruits in the […]