1,359May 22, 2013
Book Discussion on The End Is Near and It's Going to Be Awesome
Kevin Williamson talked about his book, The End Is Near and It’s Going to Be Awesome: How Going Broke Will Leave America Richer, Happier, and More Secure, in which he argues that the ...
258Dec 7, 2012
Unemployment Insurance and the Fiscal Cliff
Michael Tanner and Josh Bivens talked about unemployment insurance and how it could be affected during “fiscal cliff” negotiations.
This program was part of a “Washington ...
411Jul 2, 2012
Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act
Panelists talked about the Supreme Court’s ruling that upheld the Affordable Care Act, the health care law. The three panelists, all of whom oppose the legislation, discussed the role of ...
726Jan 26, 2012
Book Discussion on The Pipes Plan
Sally Pipes argued against President Obama’s health care initiative and presented her own plan to restructure the American health care system. Ms. Pipes contended that the ...
425Jan 24, 2012
Libertarian State of the Union
Panelists talked about the state of the U.S. from a Libertarian point of view. They discussed Social Security and Medicare, limited government, economic growth, and the fiscal, legal, and ...
313Aug 17, 2011
Deficit Reduction Committee
Michael Tanner talked about the various ways that the newly created joint congressional Select Committee on Deficit Reduction could go about reducing the deficit, and he responded to telephone calls ...
409Feb 20, 2011
Obama Administration Budget and Policy Priorities
Michael Tanner talked about his recent National Review analysis of the 2012 budget released by the Obama administration, and other administration policies of which he is critical. He ...
421Oct 27, 2010
Republicans and Health Care
Michael Tanner talked about the big issues in 2010 midterm elections and what could happen if the Republican Party gains control of the House. Topics included health care and the ...
26Feb 27, 2009
CPAC Health Care Panel
Speakers at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) addressed President Obama’s health care proposals and health care reform.
“Health Care: The Train ...
640Feb 27, 2009
Conservative Political Action Conference, Day 2, Part 1
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), sponsored by the American Conservative Union focused on the future of the conservative movement. Speakers talked about a variety of ...
41Nov 22, 2007
Best and Worst Health Care Ideas
Michael Tanner talked about his recent article in the American Spectator on why government-run national health care is not the solution to the country’s health insurance ...
127Feb 15, 2007
Book Discussion on Leviathan on the Right
Michael Tanner talked about his book, Leviathan on the Right: How Big-Government Conservatism Brought Down the Republican Revolution, published by the Cato Institute. He described a new ...
128Aug 22, 2006
Welfare Reform 10th Anniversary
Panelists talked about the successes and failures of welfare reform since President Bill Clinton signed into law the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act on August 22, ...
201May 23, 2005
Social Security Price Indexing
The Cato Institute held a policy forum on “Progressive Price Indexing for Social Security.” Mr. Pozen, author of the progress price-indexing concept, and other experts discussed ...
60Apr 26, 2005
The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on proposals to change Social Security including various plans that included some private accounts. This hearing was the first step for the committee ...
16Feb 23, 2005
Social Security Reform
Michael Tanner, director of Cato Institute’s Project on Social Security Choice, talked about proposed Social Security reform and personal retirement accounts. He focused on objections to ...
19Feb 8, 2005
Social Security Crisis
A panel of experts discussed the context in which Social Security problems will be considered, and whether or not the Social Security system is in a crisis. Mr. Saving presented the ...
83Jan 28, 2005
Democratic senators held a hearing on the president’s plans to privatize Social Security and the fiscal future of the system.
Panel One: James Roosevelt, Jr., grandson of President ...
14Feb 21, 2003
Social Security Issues
Mr. Biggs and Mr. Tanner talked about social security, focusing on public perceptions, possibilities for reform, and the politics of social security. Following prepared remarks, they ...
30Feb 19, 2003
Social Security System
The speakers talked about social security, focusing on how the social security system operates and how it is financed.
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