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Amy Loudenbeck is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 45th District. She is on the following committees: Jobs, Economy and Small Business; Public Health and Public Safety; and Tourism, Recreation and State Properties.
Loudenbeck was reelected on November 6, 2012.
Ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council
Loudenbeck is a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), and serves as an alternate on the ALEC Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development Task Force. In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rep. Loudenbeck co-authored 1 bill that reflects ALEC models, according to an analysis by the Center for Media and Democracy.
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.
Articles and resources
Related SourceWatch articles
- Wisconsin State Legislature. Amy Loudenbeck. Government website. accessed July 31, 2011.
- Wisconsin Vote, 2012 Election Results, accessed November 27, 2012.
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