ALEC and the Corporate Assault on our Political System

Tell your network:

Tell your network:

At a time when there is an ever-widening gap between the wealthy and the working class working poor, the impact of undue and outrageous corporate economic and political influence has never been more severe.

From the Citizens United decision results to Americans Elect to ALEC, the corporate assault on our political system seems to keep growing. And it is happening in our very back yard.

Here’s our 3-part series on the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) – an organization devoted to shady backroom dealing, where large corporations are buying the ability to write state laws and deliver them directly into the hands of state legislators.

I. What is ALEC?

II. Who’s promoting ALEC in Oregon?

III. How is ALEC affecting Oregonians?

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