Alec D. Rogers is an attorney specializing in government practice and policy in Washington, DC. A graduate of James Madison College at Michigan State University and the University of Michigan Law School, he practiced law for several years before spending over a decade on Capitol Hill as a staffer to various Members and Committees. He has reviewed books for the Washington Times, Hardball Times, and The Weekly Standard, and writes on legal matters in Engage, an online publication of the Federalist Society. Along with reading about American government and history, he enjoys sports and music. You can follow him on Twitter at @alecrogers1968 or alecrogersarchives.blogspot.com/.