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Robert Higgs on Government Obstruction of Liberty
Recorded: Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Originally aired on 4/14/10 on FoxNews.coms Freedom Watch. Robert Higgs discusses the extent to which the federal governments policies inhibit freedom.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (U.S.), Government Power, Taxes, Terrorism and National Crises
Emily Skarbek on MyGovCost.org
Recorded: Sunday, March 21, 2010
Originally aired 3/21/11 on PJTV Front Page with Allen Barton. Emily Skarbek, Director of the Center on Entrepreneurial Innovation at the Independent Institute, explains the features in
MyGovCost.org and what it can tell you about federal debt, deficits and government spending.
Experts: Emily C. Skarbek Type: Television Issues: Fiscal Policy/Debt, Taxes
Robert Higgs on the Decline in Investment Spending
Recorded: Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Originally aired on 3/10/10 on FoxNews.coms Freedom Watch. Robert Higgs, explains why private investment, not government spending, is the key to economic recovery.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Television Issues: Economic History and Development (U.S.), Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Taxes
Robert Higgs on Obamas Spending Spree
Recorded: Monday, October 26, 2009
Originally aired on 10/26/09 on FoxNews.coms Freedom Watch. Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, examines why government spending cant pull the U.S. out of economic recession.
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Television Issues: Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Government Waste/Pork, Taxes
Robert Higgs on War, Taxes, and Economic Crises
Recorded: Thursday, January 15, 2009
Experts: Robert Higgs Type: Other Event Issues: Defense and Foreign Policy, Economic Policy, Fiscal Policy/Debt, Taxes
Eminent Domain: Abuse of Government Power?
Recorded: Tuesday, January 31, 2006
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In June 2005, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Kelo v. New London that local governments may force property owners to sell out and to make way for private economic development, even if the property is not blighted. In response, many states have passed legislation and proposed amendments to their state constitutions to block this unprecedented government assault on the rights of property owners.
Experts: Steven Greenhut, Timothy Sandefur Type: Independent Institute Event Issues: Housing, Land Use, Property Rights
David Theroux on KTVU2 on Government Taxes and Spending
Recorded: Friday, April 15, 2005
David Theroux discusses the breakdown of U.S. government tax spending and reducing the burden placed on taxpayers in a KTVU Channel 2 report.
Experts: David J. Theroux Type: Television Issues: Fiscal Policy/Debt, Taxes