An $835 million "charitable foundation" stacks the deck in favor of the Republican Party.
Though ALEC has an uneasy relationship with President Trump, they haven't hesitated in adopting his "drain the swamp" rhetoric when extolling their plans to amend the federal constitution, repeal workers' rights or gut social safety net programs.
A massive blue grizzly will be looking on as Betsy DeVos headlines the 44th ALEC conference in Denver.
The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) will debate a resolution to repeal the 17th Amendment providing for the direct election of U.S. Senators.
"Richard Berman is a go-to hire for corporate bullies."
ALEC, their funders and partners, are leading the effort to amend the U.S. Constitution to kneecap the federal government.
Donald Trump is no George Washington. The risks of a "runaway" constitutional convention led Idaho GOP legislators to vote it down.
John Humphries has undergone a remarkable political transformation.
Love is in the air as the American Legislative Exchange Council embraces the Trump presidency.
Written Statement of Lisa Graves on Behalf of the Center for Media and Democracy Submitted to the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.