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Barbara Horn is a Demoratic state-level Senator who serves in the Arkansas state legislature, having served in the House of Representatives from 1993-2003, and then winning an election to the state Senate in 2004. Media Matters also lists Horn as a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (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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