About Andrew C. Quinn

Andrew C. Quinn has a Midwestern heart, an East Coast education, and a Washington, D.C. address. He researches public policy at the American Enterprise Institute, write freelance, and plays jazz and hip-hop saxophone.

Bulletins from a Second-Order Society

Mitt Romney was having a bad week. This, as anyone familiar with the 2012 election’s proceedings can attest, does not really narrow things down.That year’s primary saw President Obama and his opponent Governor Romney trade so many awkward, embarrassing blows that countless weeks from that season could be called “bad.” But this week had been particularly brutal. While traveling overseas to burnish his foreign-policy credentials, the hapless Republican had managed to seriously offend vast swath … [Read more...]