Saturday, April 7, 2012

The Ed Show Exposes ALEC Scoundrels

Ed Schultz focused on the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), which writes bills with lawmakers promoting voter suppression and anti-public education, -labor, -consumer and -immigrant legislation, among other right-wing initiatives. ALEC has gained increased prominence due to its support for Florida's “Stand Your Ground” gun law. Recently, major corporations have been dropping their association with ALEC, to the objection of Fox News. Schultz spoke to Rashad Robinson of Color of Change, which has been urging a boycott of ALEC's corporate allies, and Mike Papantonio, host of the "Ring of Fire" radio show. Watch:

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