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Change the world – fight ALEC

Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act – ALEC – American Legislative Exchange Council Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act Summary The Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act repeals any local “living wage” mandates, ordinances or laws enacted by political subdivisions of the state. … Continue reading

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Texas AG comes through for constituents.

Texas Attorney General Rebuffs ALEC’s Effort to Declare Itself Immune from Open Records Law Texas Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott has issued an Open Records Letter Ruling rejecting an effort by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) to declare itself … Continue reading

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ALEC Loses Ground in Election

The Center for Media and Democracy’s PR Watch reports that during the primary and general elections in the 2012 election cycle, and during recall elections held since 2010, 117 members of the American Legislative Exchange Council lost their seats. Arizona, … Continue reading

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