Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Leavitt addresses members of the American Legislative Exchange Council Thursday, July 29, 2004, in Seattle. Behind Leavitt is a sign for the morning's sponsor, ExxonMobil. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Corporations Begin Dropping Support for ALEC After Unscrupulous Practices Are Exposed

(MintPress)-The Coca-Cola Company announced its decision to withdraw its membership from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) on Monday, just hours after ColorofChange launched an online campaign demanding that companies stop funding the organization behind controversial legislation including the Stand Your Ground and voter ID laws. “The Coca-Cola Company has elected to discontinue its membership with the […]