8/28–update: watch video of the Heritage Foundation conference at http://youtu.be/XY0ybFec-tg From the Heritage Foundation You know, the one founded by Paul Weyrich, who founded ALEC and the Republican Study Committee? All in the same year? ALEC and Heritage on the same day. What you will see here is the Jim DeMint-run Heritage Foundation testing it’s […]
U.S think tank ALEC fights environmental legislation The corporate-sponsored American Legislative Exchange Council works with lobbyists and legislators to derail climate change policies. Scientists are exaggerating the climate change crisis. There’s no need to reduce carbon dioxide emissions because the benefits of warmer temperatures outweigh the costs. Over-the-top environmental regulations are linked to such problems […]
Here’s an interesting post that many of you may not have seen back in May of 2012 when it was published. But that’s just as well because now you are more informed about ALEC and it’s pro-corporate agenda. As you read this, so much of this will sound familiar from many of the articles you’ve […]
If you get your election news from the likes of msnbComcast you’re sitting there feeling somewhat optimistic about the November midterm elections. You’ve seen all the happy hosts and guests talking about the problems the republican party is having expanding their base; or how it will be hurt by it’s obstructionism; or how it has […]
Missourians Fight ALEC Over Big Agriculture’s “Right to Farm” Grassroots efforts will likely push a recount on an amendment to Missouri’s bill of rights that favors the interests of corporate agriculture. Neal Bredehoeft of Alma, Mo., in Lafayette County, examines his corn for any evidence of Japanese beetles. July 3, 2014. On Aug. 5, […]
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