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The Kochs are spending big to advance the career of ALEC leader Thom Tillis.
A recent Rolling Stone article documenting Koch Industries' polluting activities, regulatory violations and penalties, and extractive goals has sparked a string of personal attacks on the reporter, Tim Dickinson.
News Corp., Occidental Petroleum, International Paper, and Overstock.com are the latest corporations to cut ties with ALEC.
Mining of the fine-grain sand needed for hydraulic fracturing is putting communities in Wisconsin and Minnesota at risk.
The Center for Media and Democracy/Progressive Inc. and other groups sent a letter to Google asking it to cut its ties to ALEC, but Google has refused to respond.
A group of 17 residents of Gold Beach, Oregon, who say their properties were doused with pesticides by helicopter are challenging the constitutionality of the law that prevents them from successfully suing the pesticide applicator and timberland owners.
A Magistrate Judge overturned Kaua'i County's law regulating the use of pesticides and GMOs this week.
The Toronto Star published a report detailing ALEC's "plans to undo environmental legislation."
Microsoft, the $86.8 billion-a-year technology company, is no longer a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and has stopped funding the group, as have AstraZeneca, Ameren, Berkshire Hathaway Energy, PacifiCorp, NV Energy, Alliant Energy, and PG&E.