Corporations

By Rebekah Wilce on September 30, 2014

News Corp., Occidental Petroleum, International Paper, and Overstock.com are the latest corporations to cut ties with ALEC.

By Brendan Fischer on September 23, 2014

Just one day after Google announced it was cutting ties with the ALEC, Facebook announced that they are "not likely" to renew their ALEC membership next year.

By Brendan Fischer on September 22, 2014

Google chairman Eric Schmidt said Monday that the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is "literally lying" that climate change is not a reality.

By Rebekah Wilce on September 16, 2014

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.

By Jay Riestenberg on September 11, 2014

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) said some very bizarre things on Tuesday as he and his colleagues debated the Democracy for All amendment.

By Mary Bottari on September 05, 2014

At Taco Bell peaceful protesters took the “Fight for 15” directly to the fast food giant.

By Rebekah Wilce on August 26, 2014

A Magistrate Judge overturned Kaua'i County's law regulating the use of pesticides and GMOs this week.

By Rebekah Wilce on August 26, 2014

The Toronto Star published a report detailing ALEC's "plans to undo environmental legislation."

By Rebekah Wilce on August 21, 2014

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.

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