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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:ColorofChange.org Succeeds in Pressuring Major Corporations to Resign from Right-wing Policy Group American Legislative Exchange Council
14 Apr 2012
Modified: 09:47:48 AM
Interview with Rashad Robinson, executive director of ColorofChange.org , conducted by Scott Harris
ColorofChange.org Succeeds in Pressuring Major Corporations to Resign from Right-wing Policy Group American Legislative Exchange Council

Interview with Rashad Robinson, executive director of ColorofChange.org , conducted by Scott Harris

The American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, a group unfamiliar to most Americans, came into public view in early 2011 as a number of states across the U.S. were debating and passing legislation eliminating the collective bargaining rights of public sector labor unions in states such as Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana and Michigan. News reports revealed that ALEC, a right-wing policy group funded by some of the nation’s largest corporations, not only promoted the anti-union bills, but provided conservative legislators in more than a dozen states with model legislative language to get the job done.

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http://www.btlonline.org/2012/seg/120420cf-btl-robinson.html
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http://www.btlonline.org/
http://www.btlonline.org/

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