An $835 million "charitable foundation" stacks the deck in favor of the Republican Party.
A new study of registered voters in Dane and Milwaukee Counties who did not vote in the 2016 presidential election found that approximately 17,000-23,000 eligible voters in those counties were prevented or deterred from voting by Wisconsin’s voter ID law. Due to financial constraints, the social scientists were only able to do a study of two of Wisconsin’s 72 counties, but the authors say that extrapolating statewide as many as 45,000 people stayed home because of the law.
"Not-so-great-8" responsible for more than $6 billion in federal fines and penalties since 2000.
Bradley grants push a far-right ideological agenda in dozens of areas impacting broad swaths of civil society.
New documents cast doubt on proponents claims they have 27 out of 34 states needed to trigger a convention.
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.