Michael J. Lotus
Michael J. Lotus is the author of America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity in the 21st Century-Why America’s Greatest Days Are Yet to Come, published by Encounter Books in June 2013. He is the author of Illinois: A Great Future published by The Illinois Opportunity Project in 2014. He is an attorney in Chicago, Illinois, with 20 years of experience practicing in the areas of commercial and construction litigation and plaintiffs-side consumer fraud cases. He is a founder and senior researcher at The America 3.0 Institute.
Mike is an approved speaker for the Federalist Society. He is an Associate Specialist in the Department of Economics at University of California-Irvine. Mike is a policy advisor for legal affairs at the Heartland Institute in Chicago, Illinois. He is a fellow of the American Freedom Alliance. He writes as “Lexington Green” for the Chicago Boyz blog, on history, politics, and books. Mike has a BA in economics from the University of Chicago, and a JD from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.