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Don Benton is a Republican member of the State Senate in Washington. He represents the 17th District.
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Benton is the Washington State Chairman of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), as of 2011.
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
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