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5/29/2019 “We’re All ‘These People’ to Someone Else” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/29/2019 “The Cost of Education Is Rising while the Cost of Info Drops” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure interviewed on The Mike Schikman Show on WSVA radio
5/28/2019 Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on C-SPAN”s Washington Journal
5/28/2019 “Engineers Group Pushes California to Increase Gas Tax Again” Sr. Fellows William F. Shughart II and Lawrence McQuillan cited in The Epoch Times
5/28/2019 “Harvard Is an Embarrassment to American Higher Education” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/28/2019 “Does the State Care More About Tax Evasion than Murder?” Sr. Fellow Bruce L. Benson, author of The Enterprise of Law cited on The Libertarian Republic
5/28/2019 “I Left My Kids in the Car Alone for a Few Minutes. You Won’t Believe What Happened Next.” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/26/2019 Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children appears on KVOI’s Liberty Watch Radio
5/23/2019 “SAT’s Adversity Index: Academic Excellence or Socioeconomic Diversity?” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/23/2019 “Subpoenas and Threats—Democrats Are Doing It This Time; Republicans Have Done It in the Past” Research Fellow William J. Watkins Jr., author of Crossroads for Liberty Op-Ed in the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and other Tribune Syndicated Newspapers
5/23/2019 “Millennials and Free Markets” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on the Andy Caldwell radio show on KUHL
5/22/2019 “Presidential Power” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on Good Morning Westchester on WVOX radio (NY)
5/21/2019 “Institutions of Higher Education Are Taking It on the Chin Lately” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America cited in The Bluefield Daily Telegraph (WV)
5/21/2019 “Iran/US Policy” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on The David Webb Show on SiriusXM radio Patriot Channel (subscription required)
5/21/2019 “Iran and the Rogue Presidency” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on the John Howell show WLS radio in Chicago
5/21/2019 “Liberty and America’s Schools” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure appears on the Conservative Commandos radio show
5/20/2019 “Iran Threat” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on The Morning Briefing with Tim Farley on POTUS radio (subscription required)
5/20/2019 “Memo to George Soros and Charles Koch: Fund Campus Debates” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/18/2019 “Improving Higher Education in U.S.” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America appears on Washington Journal on C-SPAN
5/17/2019 “A Lot of Deception about School Choice” Research Fellow Vicki Alger and Lennie Jarratt Op-Ed in The Charleston Gazette-Mail (WV)
5/17/2019 “The Other Road to Socialism” Sr. Fellow Alvaro Vargas Llosa, author of Global Crossings Op-Ed on American Thinker
5/17/2019 “Why Employers Pay Too Much for Health Care” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
5/17/2019 “Free Speech on Campus—Discourage Donations to Schools that Refuse to Implement It” Policy Fellow Ronald Trowbridge Op-Ed in The Hill
5/16/2019 “How Free Is ‘Free College’?” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America quoted in The Christian Science Monitor
5/16/2019 “Higher Education in America” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on The David Webb Show on SiriusXM radio Patriot Channel (subscription required)
5/15/2019 “The Myth of Free College” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure Op-Ed in The Houston Chronicle and several other newspapers
5/14/2019 “Front Row: A Conversation with Dr. Richard Vedder” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise appears on UNC-TV (NC)
5/14/2019 “What’s the Res—Lazy Rivers, Federal Loans, and the Purposes of College: A Conversation with Dr. Richard Vedder” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise appears on What’s the Res? podcast
5/13/2019 Walter Williams favorably reviews the Independent Institute book, Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America, by Independent Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, in his column for Creators Syndicate
5/13/2019 “Four Low Tech Ways to Lower Tuition Fees by 10 to 30%” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/11/2019 “The Insanity of the Push for Rent Control” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell, editor of Housing America Op-Ed in The Orange County Register and other Southern California News Group newspapers
5/10/2019 “Electronic Health Records: Good, Bad and Ugly” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes


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