ALEC http://kuer.org en Utah Special Interest Groups Voice Concerns About ALEC http://kuer.org/post/utah-special-interest-groups-voice-concerns-about-alec <p>Special interest groups from Utah and other states gathered Thursday to voice their concerns over the corporate-lobbyist group, ALEC. The American Legislative Exchange Council is currently hosting their 39th annual conference in Salt Lake City through Saturday.</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 23:20:26 +0000 Ray Howze 15666 at http://kuer.org Utah Special Interest Groups Voice Concerns About ALEC Conservative Group ALEC Comes to Salt Lake, Draws Criticism http://kuer.org/post/conservative-group-alec-comes-salt-lake-draws-criticism <p>This week the American Legislative Exchange Council or ALEC, will hold its four day conference at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City. But the group isn&#39;t without those who oppose their agenda and plan to protest the meeting.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 03:53:43 +0000 Todd Patton 15428 at http://kuer.org Democratic Representative Withdraws Membership from ALEC http://kuer.org/post/democratic-representative-withdraws-membership-alec <p>A state Representative from Price has withdrawn her membership from the American Legislative Exchange Council – known as ALEC - just before the group convenes in Salt Lake City next week. Democrat Christine Watkins says the goals of the conservative Council no longer align with the values of her district.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 16:51:17 +0000 Andrea Smardon 15095 at http://kuer.org