AARP should be more sensitive to its retired members who are vulnerable to ALEC-supported legislative efforts to eliminate Social Security.
"We conclude that that SB 14 has a discriminatory effect on minorities' voting rights in violation of Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act."
Governor Rauner's tax cuts amounted to a 25 percent reduction and ended efforts to preserve education, road repair, and social services’ funding.
ALEC’s assault on democracy, though successful up until now, is over and it is entirely due to activist organizations and social media.
For now, ALEC's announcement is cause for celebration and an indication that the people wield more power than corporations if they are driven, well-informed, and organized.