Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue holds up a sample Voter ID after signing the bill into law at the Capitol in Atlanta, Jan. 26, 2006. Sen. Cecil Staton, R-Macon, sponsor of the Voter ID legislation in the Senate is seen in the background. (AP Photo/Ric Feld)

Dubious “Charity” Label Masks ALEC Political Activities

(Mint Press)– A complaint submitted to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) could invalidate charity status for the conservative advocacy group: American Legislative Elections Council (ALEC). The query, submitted by Common Cause, a self-described independent non-partisan organization, has brought significant public condemnation prompting major donors: Coca-Cola, Pepsi, McDonald’s and Kraft to suspend funding to the group. […]

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