Common Cause of Minnesota has been dusting for prints, and it has found ALEC's on more than fifty (I think around sixty, actually, at last count) bills offered in the Minnesota Legislature. ALEC is the American Legislative Exchange Council. The ALEC website calls ALEC an "individual membership" organization, but as you will hear in this video from Mike Dean, that is hardly the case.Read the Common Cause Report: "Legislating Under the Influence."
ALEC's fingerprints all over the Minnesota Capitol from Steve Timmer on Vimeo.
Thursday, January 19, 2012
The Cucking Stool: ALEC's fingerprints all over the Minnesota Capitol
Thanks to The Cucking Stool for this post and video (from Thursday, January 19, 2012):