CSF Associates: Publius was incorporated in 1979 at the initiative of Daniel J. Elazar as a domestic non-profit corporation under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It was granted 501(c)(3) status by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in 1980.

The chief purpose of the corporation is to help support the work of the Center for the Study of Federalism so as to advance research, conduct conferences and seminars, and issue publications related to federalism and federal principles. The corporation’s leading publication is Publius: The Journal of Federalism.


Board of Directors

John Kincaid, President

Stephen L. Schechter, Vice President

Donald S. Lutz, Treasurer

Joseph R. Marbach, Secretary

Earl M. Baker, Member

J. Wesley Leckrone, Member

Troy E. Smith, Member