Good government is up to each of us

"If it is to be, it is up to me." Alabama schoolchildren sing those 10 words to learn the link between aspiration and personal responsibility. I would suggest that if our state as a whole hopes to realize its aspirations, we need to change the last word: "If it is to be, it is up to us."

This op-ed by ACPP executive director Kimble Forrister proposes three accountability measures for the Legislature to consider on the eve of its special session on ethics in government.

Montgomery AL Non-Profit Website Design by BWS Internet Marketing Services