"This is a failure of a philosophy of governance you advocated," Rep. Connolly told Gov. Snyder. "A city in America... is on its knees because of your emergency manager's decision to save $4 million." That "philosophy of governance" is part of the DeVos-funded Mackinac Center's playbook.
How did an ALEC anti-union "model bill" end up in a small town in Illinois?
ALEC's sister organization convenes this week.
ALEC and allies work to repeal laws that support local wage standards.
Founded in 1955 to combat the "evils of compulsory unionism," the National Right to Work Committee has waged a war on workers ever since.
When Governor Jerry Brown signs Assembly Bill 1522, California employees no longer have to face the excruciating dilemma: go to work sick or get fired?
Almost daily, Miley Cyrus can be seen in grocery store lines on the cover of entertainment magazines and gossip rags, but now Miley can be seen on a billboard denouncing higher wages.
The Center for Media and Democracy and The Progressive are going to be busy at this year's Netroots Nation in Detroit, Michigan.
New information and analysis documenting that Charles Koch raised funds for the John Birch Society.
The State Policy Network (SPN), a web of right-wing "think tanks" in every state across the country, has close ties with the tobacco industry. When tobacco companies like Reynolds American or Altria/Philip Morris want to avoid tobacco taxes and health regulations, reports by SPN groups in many states can help inspire local resistance.