Scott Zimmerman is an intern at the Center for Media and Democracy
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Friday, August 16, 2019
ALEC Fails to Denounce Dangerous and Racist Views of Its Leaders and Members
It has been a banner week for extremist politicians linked to the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). ALEC’s Washington State Chair, Rep. Matt Shea, promoted and maintained close ties to an extremist group training children and young men for battle in a “Biblical warfare” while schooling...
Friday, March 22, 2019
Boom! Wisconsin GOP’s Lame-Duck Power Grab Ruled Unconstitutional
A Wisconsin judge ruled on Thursday that laws passed by the Republican-controlled legislature in December to limit the powers of newly elected Democratic Governor Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul were unconstitutional. The lame-duck bills limited early voting, stopped the newly elected...