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  1. Alecnoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Alexander.


  1. alec

    The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a nonprofit organization of conservative state legislators and private sector representatives who draft and share model legislation for distribution among state governments in the United States.ALEC provides a forum for state legislators and private sector members to collaborate on model bills—draft legislation that members may customize and introduce for debate in their own state legislatures. ALEC has produced model bills on a broad range of issues, such as reducing regulation and individual and corporate taxation, combating illegal immigration, loosening environmental regulations, tightening voter identification rules, weakening labor unions, and opposing gun control. Some of these bills dominate legislative agendas in states such as Arizona, Wisconsin, Colorado, Michigan, New Hampshire, and Maine. Approximately 200 model bills become law each year. ALEC also serves as a networking tool among certain state legislators, allowing them to research conservative policies implemented in other states. Many ALEC legislators say the organization converts campaign rhetoric and nascent policy ideas into legislative language.ALEC's activities, while legal, received public scrutiny after news reports in 2012 from outlets such as The New York Times and Bloomberg Businessweek described ALEC as an organization that gave corporate interests outsized influence. Resulting public pressure led to a number of legislators and corporations withdrawing from the organization. In 2022, however, Insider reported that a political commentator addressing the July policy summit of ALEC stated that if the objective of the conservative constitutional convention movement that "is gaining momentum" largely out of public view is successful in its effort to rewrite the constitution, the USA will become the "conservative nation" ALEC has been working toward.

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  1. ALEC

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. ALEC

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Alec is ranked #135593 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Alec surname appeared 124 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Alec.

    42.7% or 53 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    38.7% or 48 total occurrences were White.
    13.7% or 17 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of alec in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of alec in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of alec in a Sentence

  1. Bernarda Villalona:

    It’s going to be difficult as to Alec Baldwin, the actor, because they’re charging that Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin should look and check the gun to make sure that it was dummies but that’s not Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin job, that’s not what Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin’s trained to do … So this is going to be a long fight and Alec Baldwin Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin has a good chance of beating these charges.

  2. Bernarda Villalona:

    So that is the way that the case could be portrayed to a jury – which is, Jack Caswell via AP’s already falsely said Jack Caswell via AP did n’t pull the trigger and we know that is a lie. it’s going to be difficult as to Alec Baldwin, the actor, because they’re charging that Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin should look and check the gun to make sure that it was dummies but that’s not Getty Images/AP Alec Baldwin job.

  3. Lorne Michaels:

    I think with Alec Baldwin, I've known Alec Baldwin and worked with Alec Baldwin for so long, that needless to say I trust Alec Baldwin, and the audience connects to Alec Baldwin in that role.

  4. Los Angeles:

    I was completely in shock, when I saw someone else in a costume, my first reaction wasn't' Oh ! It's Alec Wells !' My reaction was' Oh ! Some other weirdo dressed up in the streets ! It's a Halloween miracle !' I figured it out pretty quickly, though, and when I did, I was so completely overwhelmed. It hit me that Alec Wells created an incredibly magical moment for me, and all because Alec Wells wanted to spend the rest of Alec Wells life with me.

  5. James Hart:

    We told her, ‘Look, we don’t want to do the usual dumb thing. What would you like for your birthday?’ and a couple days later, she called Carly and said, ‘Is Jim friends with Alec Baldwin? Is that true?’ Carly said 'yes' and she said, ‘Do you think Alec would be my date for my birthday?’ I called Alec and he said, ‘Absolutely! I’m there!’ And so, we went to the theater. He was more of her escort than a date. But it was such a fun evening.

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