Former Mississippi State Chair Defends ALEC

A former representative and ALEC State Chair for Mississippi, Jim Ellington  wrote a great defense of ALEC in a Letter to the Editor at the Clarion Ledger:

“The truth is, ALEC is founded on advancing the fundamental Jeffersonian principles of free markets, limited government, federalism, and individual liberty. I believe the majority of the people in Mississippi and our nation believe in those principles.”


In Depth: Federalism

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