UULMNJ’s Economic Justice Task Force as been looking at the corporate influence of ALEC (American Legislative Exchange Council) in our legislative process. The laws ALEC promotes stand in stark contrast to several of our Unitarian Universalist principles. For example, they have drafted the following legislation:
- SB 1070 and its anti-immigrant copycats violate the spirit of “The inherent worth and dignity of every person.
- Voter I.D. proposals that disproportionately disenfranchise minorities fly in the face of “The right of conscience and the use of the ...