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Through ALEC, Global Corporations Are Scheming to Rewrite YOUR Rights and Boost THEIR Revenue
Through the corporate-funded American Legislative Exchange Council, global corporations and state politicians vote behind closed doors to try to rewrite state laws that govern your rights.
These so-called “model bills” reach into almost every area of American life and often directly benefit huge corporations.
In ALEC’s own words, corporations have “a VOICE and a VOTE” on specific changes to the law that are then proposed in your state. DO YOU?
Numerous resources to help us expose ALEC are provided below. We have also created links to detailed discussions of key issues, which are available on the left
Lisa Graves is CMD’s Executive Director and the Editor-in-Chief of PRWatch; she led CMD in launching its award-winningALECexposed.org investigation.
She previously served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the U.S. Department of Justice and as Chief Counsel for Nominations for the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee.
She also worked as the Deputy Chief for the U.S. Court system in the division for lifetime-appointed judges, as an adjunct law professor, as the Senior Legislative Strategist for the ACLU on national security issues, and in other posts.
She was Managing Editor of the Cornell Law Review