Outsmart ALEC: Understanding the Right’s scary private legislative control center
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February 11, 2012
ALEC is a well-funded Right Wing strategic and tactical operation that works to craft social and financial legislation favoring conservative causes, as well as limiting access to the voting booth for groups who tend to vote Democratic. Guest Lisa Graves, executive director of the Center for Media an d Democracy, and part of the ALEC Exposed project, and Julie Underwood, dean of the UW-Madison School of Education, and Susan Smith, president of the Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida; plus, featured blogger Spocko has a piece on how to engage the nefarious ALEC here.