Independent Institute Senior Fellow Robert Higgs is interviewed on Governments Intrusions Threaten Economy. Interviewed by Steve Stanek of the Heartland Institute, Dr. Higgs explains that the governments growing intrusions into the economybank bailouts, economic stimulus, interest rate manipulations and credit expansion by the Federal Reserve, increased business regulationscould eventually lead to soaring price inflation and interest rates and another, far worse economic downturn. The solution is to move deliberately to end such policies and the accumulation of federal bureaucratic programs, controls and taxes on Americans.
Originally aired on January 17, 2010 on "Two-Way Street." Charles Peña, Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, joins a panel of foreign policy experts to support the discussion topic: The U.S. should close its military bases around the world.
Stephen Halbrook, Research Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of The Founders' Second Amendment, speaks on the rights of law-abiding gun owners at the Pennsylvania Capitol's Fourth Annual Right to Keep and Bear Arms Rally.
Stephen Halbrook author of The Founders Second Amendment, discusses a new proposal that would require Illinois gun owners to carry $1 million liability insurance in a conversation with Fox News' Glenn Beck.