Liston Barfield is a Republican member of the South Carolina State Assembly. Barfield also serves on the Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (Chairman) Committee and the Ways and Means Committee.
Ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council
Barfield is also the Secretary of the Board of Directors for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) as of 2011.
is a corporate bill mill. It is not just a lobby or a front group; it is much more powerful than that. Through ALEC, corporations hand state legislators their wishlists to benefit their bottom line. Corporations fund almost all of ALEC's operations. They pay for a seat on ALEC task forces where corporate lobbyists and special interest reps vote with elected officials to approve “model” bills. Learn more at the Center for Media and Democracy's ALECexposed.org
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