Milk and Other Intoxicating Choices: Official State Symbol Adoption
38 Pages Posted: 6 Aug 2013
Date Written: August 5, 2013
Although the practice of adopting official state symbols is widespread, little has been written on what legislators, when tasked with choosing a state symbol, should take into consideration. This article will contribute to an understanding of what official state symbols are, the purpose they serve, the qualities they should reflect, and how the value of symbols adopted may be improved through the application of recommended best practices.
Keywords: milk, bourbon, symbol, legislation, state
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