Thursday, December 5, 2013

ALEC: The Koch Funded Nightmare You've Never Heard Of

Late Night Horror Show: ALEC and the 'Convention of States'
These guys have been very effective in recent years, writing the awful legislation that their Republican pawns then advance in the legislatures.
"Mr. Charles P. Pierce, at Esquire, links to the Guardian's recent release of internal ALEC documents — including a gracenote that "a draft agreement prepared for the board meeting proposed that Alec's chairs in each of the 50 states, who are drawn from senior legislators, should be required to put the interests of the organisation first, thus setting up a possible conflict of interest with the voters who elected them" — and is quite properly outraged:"
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