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State legislators are corporate puppets for ALEC

October 10, 2014


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 […]

Chris Christie: How to not answer an honest, valid question

June 24, 2011


During the one-on-one between NBC’s Matt Lauer and Jew Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie, we got a full-on, impossible-to-take-out-of-context view of exactly the kind of hypocrisy that Republicans think is perfectly fair. Christie was asked by one of his constituents about whether he felt there was any hypocrisy or issue with his support of massive […]