Tag: alec

Ohio governor and constitutional scholar John Kasich has rejected a police union's request to ban open gun carry in Cleveland in the midst of...

Barbie! She's a doll from the 50s that parents buy to distract the kid while they smoke pot on the porch. Once an iconic...

Good news, everyone! The American Legislative Exchange Council, everyone's favorite corporate whore lobbying national legislative information-sharing group promoting free-market values, is officially not a...

It’s a new year, which means government executives all over the country are in the midst of self-congratulatory presentations of cherry-picked accomplishments and passive-aggressively...

In what's just the latest of several similar moves to make customers who have rooftop solar electricity systems "pay their fair share" for being...

It's that time of year again, Wonketeers! We're gathering nominations for our coveted Legislative Shitmuffin of the Year award. Competition for 2014 honors in...

Tomorrow's the big election, and while most of the hoopla is about who's going to control the Senate, John Oliver would just like to...

  When it comes to threats against fair elections in America, voter fraud is the new Black Panthers. The way everyone's talking about electoral integrity...

It will not surprise any of you to learn that those of us behind the scenes here at yr Wonkette are not a particularly...

ALEC is the American Legislative Exchange Council, a business-casual matchmaker service between corporate interests and sympathetic lawmakers. They operate mostly in state legislatures, where...

Now, look, Ted Cruz, just because the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) wrote model "stand your ground" legislation that got adopted by a whole...

What is even worser than taxing the rain and by extension the heavens and G_d Himself? Taxing sunshine. Hahaha, we are just kidding, it...

Nothing can improve your dining experience like having a sick waitstaff, except possibly knowing that the cook who prepared your food is also stricken...

Wonkers, help a sister mamacita communista out. ALEC -- the patriots behind such pieces of legislative perfection as Stand Your Ground laws and ag-gag...

ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council, has been busy passing Stand Your Ground laws and unionbusting laws and putting children in prison laws. You...

Excellent, now even the "neighborhood crazies" have learned the Get Out of Jail Free code word for Stand Your Ground: "I was in fear."...

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