Friday, August 23, 2013

Smart ALEC

'Lexington' posts at The Economist on the recent Annual Meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).
"It is not that Americans uniformly back belt-tightening austerity: they do not. But in the corridors in Chicago, the talk was of a new mood of urgency about public finances, helped by highly visible bankruptcies of local governments, notably in Detroit."