Location

Seminars are in Room 366 Library unless otherwise noted.

The American Legislative Exchange Council: What is it? Why should we care?

Presenter: 
Anne Landman
Date: 
Dec 6 2012 - 1:30pm

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a highly influential organization that has long operated under-the-radar and that facilitates collaboration between many of the most powerful corporations in America and state-level legislative representatives. We'll take a look at ALEC, its funding and history, what it does how it has operated hand in hand with the tobacco industry since the early 1980s.

Attendance Requirement: 
Recommended for All Fellows