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The alphabetical list below contains the names of for-profit corporations that are known to be, or to have been, American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) members or supporters.

You can add to these lists if you cite your source.

The corporations known to be currently involved with ALEC, as of September 2013, appear in BOLD.

About ALEC
ALEC is a corporate bill mill. It is not just a lobby or a front group; it is much more powerful than that. Through ALEC, corporations hand state legislators their wishlists to benefit their bottom line. Corporations fund almost all of ALEC's operations. They pay for a seat on ALEC task forces where corporate lobbyists and special interest reps vote with elected officials to approve “model” bills. Learn more at the Center for Media and Democracy's ALECexposed.org, and check out breaking news on our PRWatch.org site.


Corporate Board

For a more complete list of current and former ALEC formerly "Private Enterprise" Advisory Council (formerly "Private Enterprise" Board of Directors) members, see the "Private Enterprise" Board of Directors list. Advisory council corporations have included (members as of June 2014 in bold):[1][2][3]

For-Profit Corporations

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  • QEP Resources ("natural gas and oil exploration and production company"[146]), "Director" level sponsor of 2011 ALEC Annual Conference[21] ($10,000 in 2010)[22]
  • Quaker Oats Co.[16] (now part of PepsiCo, a former ALEC member)

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  • Zions Bank, Member of ALEC Utah Host Committee for 2012 annual meeting[35]
  • Zoom Cycle Accessories[16]
  • Zurich Insurance[18]

Trade Groups

See ALEC Trade Groups.

Law and Lobbying Firms

See ALEC Law Firms.

Think Tanks and Other Non-Profit Groups

See ALEC Non-Profits.

Governmental Groups

See ALEC Governmental Groups.

External resources

External articles

References

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  62. Rebekah Wilce, WellPoint and Bristol-Myers Squibb Cut Ties to ALEC, Making 44 Corporations Out, PRWatch.org, March 18, 2013.
  63. Phil Lynch, Director of Corporate Communications and Public Relations, Brown-Forman, RE: Media Inquiry RE: Brown-Forman's ties to ALEC, email to CMD, April 29, 2013.
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