From Politicus USA: http://www.politicususa.com/en/alec-puppetmaster-palin-bachmann-walker
By Sarah Jones
July 18, 2011
You just knew these three hate clowns were connected, didn’t you?
Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann and Scott Walker are all Dominionist Christians who share a disdain for education and intelligence, which makes them the perfect puppets for an insidious, evil organization designed to steal democracy from a free country. Think George W Bush and then take away his intelligence and double down on the gut emotions. Yes, take away even what little evidence of intelligence the man may have ever given even the most remote hint of possessing and then strip away any soul he may have given a brief nod to and strip away his breeding until you have a crass, moronic, hate-filled smugster who tells America that God is on their side.
The ALEC puppet, also known as the American Legislative Exchange Council stooge.
Karoli at Crooks and Liars wrote of ALEC earlier this week:
ALEC stands for the American Legislative Executive Council, but what it really stands for is corporate conservatives corrupting democracy. As I wrote awhile back, ALEC creates turnkey legislation which is then disseminated to elected officials who are also members via their very secretive organization after it has been approved by corporate members. Only, we really never knew who those corporate members were or who the lawmakers were, either.
According to The Nation, was ALEC, not lame Democrats, who killed the public option.
Reviewing ALEC’s healthcare-related bills and resolutions from the past few years makes it clear that insurers realized early on that the best way to block the profit-threatening provisions of any federal reform would be to attack them at the state level through ALEC. With Democrats in control of both houses of Congress and the White House in 2009, insurers assumed some kind of healthcare reform was inevitable, so they adopted a strategy to shape rather than stop reform. Its top five goals became:
§ Keeping single-payer proposals off the table;
Continue reading at: http://www.politicususa.com/en/alec-puppetmaster-palin-bachmann-walkerBy Sarah Jones