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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
5/10/2019 “Should We Cap Credit Card Interest Rates at 15%?” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/9/2019 “New Sanctions on Iran” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on The Morning Briefing with Tim Farley on POTUS radio (SiriusXM- subscription required)
5/8/2019 Sacramento, CA Jordan B. Peterson Meetup group posts reaction to Independent Institute’s Jordan B. Peterson event on May 2.
5/8/2019 “‘Feeling’ the Tax Cut with Joe Biden” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in The Daily Caller
5/8/2019 “Founders’ View: State Governments Are Above National Government” Research Fellow William J. Watkins Jr., author of Reclaiming the American Revolution: The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions and their Legacy cited on Townhall.com
5/7/2019 “Ayn Rand’s ‘The Fountainhead’ Shows Us that There’s More to Life Than Money” Research Fellow Art Carden Op-Ed in Forbes
5/7/2019 “Iran and Gaza Threats” Sr. Fellow Ivan Eland, author of War and the Rogue Presidency appears on the Jim Bohannon radio show
5/7/2019 “Halbrook’s ‘Founders’ Second Amendment’ a History Lesson in Freedom” The Founders’ Second Amendment: Origins of the Right to Bear Arms by Sr. Fellow Stephen P. Halbrook, is reviewed on Breitbart.com
5/6/2019 “University Trustee of the Decade, My Texas Hero: Renegade Regent Wallace Hall” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/6/2019 “How Terrorism Damages the Global Economy” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited on Investopedia.com
5/6/2019 “Gun Rights Backers Scoff at Proposed Change to Rules at Heart of Supreme Court Case” Sr. Fellow Stephen Halbrook cited in the Washington Examiner
5/4/2019 “Being Right in Left-Wing California” Policy Fellow Ronald Trowbridge Op-Ed in The Orange County Register
5/4/2019 “The Higher and Higher Costs of Higher Education & What Is to be Done?” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on The John Batchelor Show
5/4/2019 “Trade Schools over College” Sr. Fellow Richard K. Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on Made In America with Neal Asbury.
5/3/2019 “If tuition keeps going up, this is how much college will cost in 20 years” Senior Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America cited on EducationViews.org
5/2/2019 “Higher Education in America” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise appears on the Lars Larson radio show
5/2/2019 “What I Bet You Don’t Know about Health Savings Accounts” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
5/1/2019 “The Collegiate War Against Academic Excellence and Its Consequences” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/1/2019 “Government Largely to Blame for Surging College Tuition?” Sr. Fellow Richard K. Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America interviewed on Fox Business News’ Varney & Co.
4/30/2019 “United States: Why ‘States’ Is Plural” Research Fellow William J. Watkins Jr., author of Reclaiming the American Revolution: The Kentucky and Virgainia Resolutions and their Legacy cited in Townhall
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


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