Opinion: Mike Lee Speech on Federalism Shows Why FreedomWatch Should Be Brought Back

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Utah Sen. Mike Lee, like Kentucky's Rand Paul and Texas's Ted Cruz have added much to the discussion this past semester, but I would like to suggest they misunderstand their forum. As a business model, the Senate today should be looked at as a pirate ship where full and honest discussion is considered seditious and principled management models are eyed suspiciously as cloaking dissent.

In a speech to the Heritage Foundation on Monday, Lee said: "The single most important policy would be federalism," which means making "as many decisions at the most local level as possible."