Anti-ALEC Proposal Voted Down In MN Senate

The Minnesota State Senate refused to consider a proposal that would require more disclosure from and about groups such as the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), which offers “model legislation” that is often turned into bills by conservatives.

Governor Dayton Vetos 4 ALEC Templated Tort Reform Bills

MN Governor Vetoes ALEC Template Bills

Governor Dayton said the the bills he vetoed were “just another ploy by the Republican majorities as they provide their special interest friends, the rich and the powerful, with more favoritism and favors at the expense of most other Minnesotans. “