Stunning Statistics of the Week:

* 22: The number of companies represented on the American Legislative Exchange Council’s (ALEC) “private enterprise board” in 2010
* $38 million: The amount that board members spent on state politics during the 2009-2010 election cycle
* 2,000: The number of state legislators that are currently members of ALEC
* 180: The number of ALEC’s model bills that are enacted in at least one state every year