Alton E. Drew is an independent policy analyst in Atlanta. He publishes his weekly analysis at AltonDrew.com. Prior to establishing his research firm, Drew was an adjunct professor at the Frederick Community College in Frederick, Md., where he taught American national government and economics. Drew also maintained a private law practice. Drew received a J.D. from Florida State University. He also holds an MPA and a BS in economics and political science from Florida State.