Occupy’s flyers warned Walmart customers that the products are detrimental for political reasons. The target list includes favorites like Budweiser, Doritos, Kraft Macaroni and Cheese, and DuraCell batteries. ALEC is an association that provides legislators with business research. Occupy members claim it engages in lobbying and crafting legislation at the request of corporations.
A KXNT source who works with the Nevada legislature says ALEC holds an annual meeting for state lawmakers from around the country to share ideas, but it does not engage in lobbying.