U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday touted her $5 billion plan to fund tuition for private school students, telling a room of supportive parents and lobbyists that it would improve the quality of education.

American Legislative Exchange Council on Facebook

Conservative lawmakers gathering in Arizona for a conference of the American Legislative Exchange Council were greeted with protests and a lawsuit. 

AZ House Wants More Reporting on Lobbying

Feb 24, 2012

The state House voted Thursday to require more reporting by local governments of what they spend lobbying lawmakers.  But House Lawmakers refused to force disclosure of who pays for trips they get from certain special interest groups.