DeVos, other politicians attend ALEC conference in Denver; So what is it?


DeVos, other politicians attend ALEC conference in Denver; So what is it?

Next wants to make you a Smart ALEC.
That’s not a typo, ALEC is a thing, not a person.
ALEC is the American Legislative Exchange Council.
The group is holding its annual meeting in Denver this week. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will speak on Thursday, which is why you may run into a few hundred protestors downtown, like there were on Wednesday.
The conference will also host Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta and Interior Secretary Ryan Zink.
The part of the conference we’re most interested in is the part where legislation is crafted and then taken back to different state capitols …

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