Several state and national organizations have endorsed the bill, including the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, APHSA, the American Legislative Exchange Council
, Child Advocates (Indianapolis), FosterClub, Child Welfare League of America, the Indiana Department of Child Services, the Children's Home Society of America, and Generations United, ill
(4) Often compared to the conservative "bill mill" American Legislative Exchange Council
(ALEC), AUL writes model legislation for state legislators so they can introduce prolife bills without having to conduct time-consuming research.
"Many other notables," including the powerful American Legislative Exchange Council
(ALEC) and prominent radio talk-show host Mark Levin, who wrote a book promoting an Article V Convention, have also had a presence in the current legislative session over the last three months.
On Jan 9, the American Legislative Exchange Council
(ALEC), an influential coalition of state legislators, approved a resolution strongly condemning the proposed Compact.
The business-backed American Legislative Exchange Council
argues that local minimum wages could lead to a race to the bottom, where businesses locate in whatever city within a region has the lowest starting wage.
These include the Heritage Foundation, the Koch Brothers' American Legislative Exchange Council
(ALEC) and Amway heiress Betsy DeVos' Americans for School Choice.
Michael Lamoureux is a member of the National Conference of State Legislatures, the Southern Legislative Conference and the American Legislative Exchange Council
, where he is a member of the board of directors and on the Natural Resources Task Force.
Newly elected conservative lawmakers drew on "model legislation" concocted by pro-corporate, rightwing groups like the American Legislative Exchange Council
Senator Dunne said he sees the tide beginning to turn as state organizations like the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (COIL), the Eastern Regional Conference of the Council of State Governments and the American Legislative Exchange Council
adopt resolutions opposing any modifications to McCarran-Ferguson and affirming the exclusivity of state insurance data collection.
The International Franchise Association recognized these problems and reached out to the American Legislative Exchange Council