ALEC is a naughty boy and really needs a spanking.

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    I wonder when some Conservatives will start demanding that ALEC lose it's 501c3 tax status...
     
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    I have never really gotten any of them to acknowledge it's existence much less defend allowing these multinational corporations to draft legislation. OWS has actions planned to drag this monstrous obscene desecration of democracy out in the open.

    Occupy Movement Targets Corporate Interest Group with Ties to Legislators | Common Dreams
     
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    I wonder when some Liberals will start demanding that Media Matter lose its (spelled correctly) 501c3 tax status...
     
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    I wonder who was behind the drafting of the Obamacare bill. I'm guessing the OWS dude has zero idea.
     
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    Um, that's kinda my point.

    Neither of these groups should lose their 501c3 status, they're not violating the laws.


    Yet there have been countless posts in the last few days by Conservatives demanding MMA lose their 501c3 status - and yet no outrage about the hundreds of Conservative 501c3s.
     
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    "Obamacare" was written by the Health Insurance lobby.
     
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    The group, formally known as the Hemlock society, Ezekiel Emanuel, among others.
     
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