Scott Walker: The First ALEC President?

— By Brendan Fischer and Mary Bottari, Center for Media and Democracy

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will address the annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) in San Diego in July.

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If Walker is successful in his presidential bid, he would be the first ALEC alum to take the oval office.

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“Many of us, myself included, were members of ALEC,” he said.

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Walker the First ALEC President?

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And the Kochs’ sprawling political network might help propel Walker to the presidency.

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