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4/30/2019 “The Truth about the Big College Scam” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America appears on the Laura Ingraham Podcast
4/29/2019 “Occupational Licensing Has Become a Major Regulatory Burden on Our Economy” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell Op-Ed in The Hill
4/29/2019 “Is It Time to Close the US Department of Education?” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on the Rod Arquette Show on KNRS radio
4/26/2019 “Millennials MIA among U.S. Entrepreneur Class: Why It Really Matters” Research Fellow Sam Staley Op-Ed on FOXBusiness
4/26/2019 “Should we shutter the Department of Education?” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure cited in the Washington Examiner
4/24/2019 “Warren’s Free College Time Machine” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America cited in editorial in The Wall Street Journal
4/23/2019 “Senator Warren’s Worst Higher Education Proposal Ever Made” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
4/22/2019 “Who Pays for Tariffs and Trade Restrictions? Consumers Do.” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
4/22/2019 “Does Attending Elite Colleges Make You Happy? Lessons from the Admissions Scandal” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
4/19/2019 “The Three Deficiencies of Higher Education” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
4/19/2019 Senior Richard K. Vedder’s op-ed based on his Independent Institute book, Restoring the Promised: Higher Education in America, discussed in “Letters” at the Wall Street Journal
4/19/2019 “One Step Forward, Two Steps Back” Sr. Fellow William F. Shughart II Op-Ed in Morning Consult
4/18/2019 “The Theological Foundations of the Principles of 1776” Research Fellow William J. Watkins, Jr., author of Reclaiming the American Revolution: The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions and their Legacy cited in Townhall Magazine
4/16/2019 “Author Richard Vedder on the College Admissions Scandal” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on WGN-TV
4/15/2019 “War Crimes and National Security” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs cited in PeaceVoice and other syndicated newspapers
4/15/2019 “Wisconsin Deserves Full Transparency about School Vouchers” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure, and Martin Lueken Op-Ed in The Hill
4/15/2019 “Why Are Universities Losing Their Way?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
4/15/2019 “Agenda for Seniors” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
4/12/2019 “Does Capitalism Always Become Crony?” Sr. Fellow Michael C. Munger and Mario Villarreal-Diaz cited on Acton Institute’s Power Blog
4/11/2019 “College Wouldn’t Cost So Much if Students and Faculty Worked Harder” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in The Wall Street Journal
4/11/2019 “The Social Justice Backlash” Research Fellow Vicki Alger cited in the Santa Barbara Independent
4/10/2019 “Bernie Sanders and Income Inequality” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman appears on Fox Business News
4/8/2019 “Why Do Progressives Support Elite Universities?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of the forthcoming book Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
4/8/2019 “Was Jussie Smollett Inspired by Hollywood?” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Daily Caller
4/7/2019 “There’s a Far Bigger Scandal on Campus than Parent Bribes” Policy Fellow Ronald Trowbridge Op-Ed in The Hill
4/5/2019 “Alberta’s Regional Carbon Tax Is a Recipe for Disaster” Research Fellow Robert P. Murphy, author of Choice Op-Ed on Mises.org
4/5/2019 “Proof that War Is GOOD for the Economy ” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs cited on Zerohedge.com
4/5/2019 “Steve Halbrook: Round Two for Gun Control in Nevada” Sr. Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook appears on NRA TV
4/4/2019 “On the Need to Protect Free Speech on Campus” Research Fellow Donald Downs, author of Restoring Free Speech and Liberty on Campus cited in National Review
4/4/2019 “As Gottlieb Leaves, What’s Next for FDA?” Research Fellow and Director of FDAReview.org Raymond March cited on Healio.com
4/3/2019 “If the Court Strikes Down Obamacare, How Bad Would That Be?” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
4/2/2019 “Pilot Education Savings Account Program Would Be a Good Start for Arkansas” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure cited on Heartland.org


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