Earlier this week, the
This aroused my curiosity. What exactly was the Respect for Law Alliance? It turns out to be a nonprofit organization incorporated in
It would also appear that Gerwin’s strategy for bringing prestige to the organization is to give awards to prominent people. Amongst those who have received awards are Bob Schieffer , Wolf Blitzer and David Gergen. The banquets must really be something to get these folks to attend. The Respect for Law Alliance has also given Bernie Kerik an award. You can’t say they don’t have a sense of humor.
If you do a Google search for the organization’s name it will turn up the résumés of numerous lawyers and judges, most of whom are retired, in
So, Graham don’t let this award go to your head; Gerwin is not much more than an authoritarian self-promoter, just like you, but with a good tax dodge. Oh, I forgot Penn State has a good tax dodge too.