Special Rights for ALEC: Three States Exempt Stealth Corporate Lobbying Group From Lobbying Rules

A new report by the Center for Public Integrity reveals that legislators in three states have explicitly exempted the organization from state lobbying registration and disclosure laws:

[In] three states — South Carolina, Indiana and Colorado — it turns out that ALEC has quietly, and by name, been specifically exempted from lobbyist status.

To read how ALEC, which claims it is not a lobbyist, needs special exemptions from lobbying status, please click here.