Ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council
Morgan is on the Private Enterprise Board of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) as of 2011. He is the Kansas "Private Sector State Chair," selected for that position by the Kansas Public Sector State Chair, Sen. Ray Merrick. 
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.
Related SourceWatch articles
- Wichita State University Foundation, Mike Morgan, university leadership profile, accessed July 8, 2011
- Ken Vandruff, Morgan leaving Koch Industries, Wichita Business Journal, November 9, 2006
- American Legislative Exchange Council, Private Enterprise Board, organizational website, accessed July 7, 2011.
- 2011 ALEC Annual Meeting Agenda, p53.
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