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11/2/2011 Independent Institute Fellow Vern McKinley Petitions Supreme Court Over Fed’s Withholding of Bear Stearns Bailout Documents
12/13/2012 Independent Institute joins National Taxpayers Union, 185 Economists to Warn Congress: “Fiscal Cliff” Tax Hikes Risk Economic Damage
1/12/2010 Independent Institute Launches Center on Culture and Civil Society
8/30/2010 Independent Institute Launches Government Cost Calculator at
9/27/2010 Independent Institute Names Winners of 2010 Templeton Fellowships Essay Contest
8/25/2008 Independent Institute to Honor Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Andy Garcia, and William K. Bowes, Jr. at A Gala for Liberty in San Francisco
9/21/2017 Independent Institute to Honor Three Heroes at Sept. 22 Gala in San Francisco
7/1/2003 Independent Institute Unveils
4/25/2008 Independent Institute Wins Seventh Sir Antony Fisher Award
5/13/2013 Independent Institute Wins Three National Book Awards
4/20/2017 Independent Institute Wins Two Prestigious Book Awards
10/10/2008 Independent Scholarship Fund Gives Bay Area Students an Alternative
3/1/2001 Independent Scholarship Fund Invites Applications For Private School Scholarships For East Bay (K-12) Students
4/17/2007 Independent Scholarship Fund Offers Displaced East Bay Students Opportunity for Private/Parochial Education
2/16/2004 Independent Scholarship Fund Offers East Bay Families Opportunity for Private/ Parochial Education
8/25/2009 Independent Scholarship Fund Opens Doors for Bay Area Students
2/7/2001 Institute Responds to Trust Us, We're Experts Authors’ Fantasy
2/4/2013 Insurance Regulation is Risky Business—The Case for Market-Based Regulatory Reform
2/7/2007 Is A Congestion Tax The Answer For Commuters?
3/30/2017 Is CAL FIRE Burning Out of Control?
5/26/2006 Is Conflict with China Inevitable?
7/6/2010 Is Liberty Threatened by the Rise of Military Power in America?
6/7/2006 Is The U.S. Justice System Broken and Can It Be Fixed?
1/11/2008 Is the U.S. Provoking a New Cold War—In Space?
4/6/1998 Justice Department Lacks Basis for Antitrust Case Against Microsoft
2/15/2005 Latin America’s Foremost Political Journalist Makes a Brilliant and Passionate Argument for Reform
10/28/2005 Libby Indictment Has Far Reaching Implications for U.S. Intelligence Around the World
3/7/2017 Liquidating Federal Assets: The Best Cure for Ending the U.S. Debt Crisis?
6/1/2012 Living Economics
10/7/2010 Mario Vargas Llosa Is Awarded Nobel Prize in Literature
4/28/2006 May 1st Immigrant Boycott Aims to Push Congress to Act
7/28/2003 Nation’s Leading Global Warming Experts Unveil New Findings on Climate Change
12/15/2011 National Defense Authorization Act Passes House
10/19/2009 National Flood Insurance Obstructs Development, Eliminates Options
10/16/2006 National Security Expert Charles Peña Joins the Independent Institute to Address Escalating Terrorism and Nuclear Proliferation
3/3/2003 National Security Expert Ivan Eland Joins The Independent Institute to Head Its New “Center on Peace and Liberty” at a Moment of International Crisis
7/8/2005 National Security Expert Ivan Eland Says London and Madrid Bombings Work of al Qaeda
7/27/2015 New Love Gov Video Series Surpasses One Million Viewers
5/31/2016 New Bill to Replace Obamacare Draws from Independent Institute Book
4/25/2012 New Book Aquanomics Shows How to Resolve Impending Water Crises