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Enterprise Rent a Car, taxes, ALEC, hospitality industry, carsharing, Leon Kaye, ridesharing

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Pushes Back Against Criticism Over Alliance with ALEC

Enterprise Rent-A-Car became the bulls-eye of criticism over its association with ALEC, and the company is pushing back as it insists rental-car taxes…
Enterprise Rent A Car, ALEC, taxes, hospitality industry, Leon Kaye, lobbying

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Shirks ‘Green’ Cred, Joins ALEC

The revelation that Enterprise-Rent-A-Car is now a paying member of ALEC threatens to damage its reputation as a "green" and progressive company.
Bundy Malheur mess

Bundy ‘Cowboy Campers’ Leave a Mess in Malheur, Move in on U.S. Congress

The so-called peaceful Bundy "cowboy campers" have a voice in Washington, D.C. to advance their push for privatizing federal parks and other public…
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ALEC Takes Aim At Plastic Bag Bans

The Wisconsin state senate just passed a bill that prohibits local communities from banning plastic bags and other types of containers. The funny…
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Oregon’s ‘Cowboy Campers’ Face New Indictment Over Crimes of Violence

Ammon Bundy and his gang of armed thugs face new charges over the Oregon takeover, and his father Cliven is finally called to…
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Fallout From the Oregon Takeover Continues

The Bundy net widens with 14 new arrests and indictments over the 2014 Nevada standoff and the recent takeover of the Malheur Wildlife…
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Malheur Redux: Ted Cruz Channels the Bundys, New Indictment Coming

Fallout from the Malheur takeover continues to fall: Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz appeals to the Bundy vote despite the threat of new arrests…
Ford, ALEC, climate change, Detroit, Leon Kaye, lobbying

Ford the Latest Company to Dump ALEC

Last fall, Ford Motor Co. revealed it was a financial contributor to ALEC. Following backlash, this week it became the latest company to…
Malhuer National Wildlife Refuge

Latest Malheur News: Cliven Bundy Indicted, Denied Bail

Toxic legacy of Malheur takeover now includes family patriarch Cliven Bundy indicted on charges dating back to the 2014 Nevada standoff.
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Oregon Takeover Update: The Plot Thickens

Ammon Bundy is pleading for support from elected officials, but nobody wants to touch the Oregon "occupiers" with a ten-foot pole.
Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

Cliven Bundy Taunts Feds Over Malheur Takeover

The Malheur takeover ain't over 'til it's over: Yesterday Cliven Bundy, father of Malheur takeover leader Ammon Bundy, published a certified letter he…
Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

The Real Agenda Behind the Oregon Takeover

The real agenda behind the Malheur takeover in Harney County, Oregon, becomes clear: The area is home to a "model" land management agreement…
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Going Galt At the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

The armed occupiers of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Oregon, are taking too many lessons from John Galt: the fictional…
Ford

Ford Funds Climate Change Denial Organization ALEC

Ford's support is seemingly at odds with its public statements on climate change. So what's the deal?
So, apparently ALEC was never a climate denial group. Could have fooled these Occupy protesters (and us).

ALEC: ‘We’re Not Climate Change Deniers!’

The American Legislative Exchange Council, commonly known by its acronym, ALEC, is sick of being called a climate change denial group. If you're…