Eric Householder

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Eric L. Householder is a Republican member of the State House of Delegates in West Virginia. He represents the 56th District and serves on the following committees: Constitutional Revision, Government Organization, Health & Human Resources and Political Subdivisions.[1]

Ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council

Householder is the West Virginia State Chairman of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), as of 2011.[2]

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.

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  1. West Virginia Legislature. West Virginia House of Delegates. Government website. Accessed May 25, 2011.
  2. American Legislative Exchange Council. State Chairmen. Organizational website. Accessed July 9, 2011.
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