July 14, 2010 1:00PM

I Didn’t Know People Like This Still Existed

Justin Amash, a state legislator from Michigan, describes how laws get made based on his experience. Notice his antidote to such failures: independent judgment and deliberation combined with a sense of responsibility to his constituents.

Amash, by the way, is running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. If he wins, he’ll find the process here to be much the same as in Michigan.