Ashley Lopez: A new report from a statewide progressive group details the influence that the corporate-backed American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, has had on Florida’s education policy.
Ashley Lopez: The GOP-led Florida House of Representatives passed a bill that would prohibit local governments from implementing laws that extend paid sick leave benefits to workers.
Ashley Lopez: A new plan that would overhaul the state's pension system can be traced back to the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), The Palm Beach Post reported this week.
Ashley Lopez: A new study found that states with so-called "Stand Your Ground" laws have higher homicide rates.
Ethan Magoc: A News21 analysis finds that more than half of state bills proposing photo IDs came from members or conference attendees of the American Legislative Exchange Council.
Ashley Lopez: A coalition of progressive groups have released a new report exposing the extent of a conservative group's influence over our lawmakers in Tallahassee.