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5/11/2020 “California’s Common Core Apologia” Sr. Fellow Williamson Evers and Ze’ev Wurman Op-Ed in Real Clear Education
5/11/2020 “After 40 Bad Years, the Department of Education Redeems Itself a Bit” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/11/2020 “Governance of Fear” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs cited in Business World
5/11/2020 Notice and recommendation of the “Open Letter to Suspend California AB-5” in the weekly e-newsletter of the Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce
5/9/2020 “Public school closures may be a big mistake” Sr. Fellow Williamson Evers quoted in the Las Vegas Review-Journal
5/7/2020 ‘Punishment without Prisons” Sr. Fellow Bruce Benson, author of The Enterprise of Law: Justice Without the State cited in The Library of Economics and Liberty
5/7/2020 “Fraud, Survival, and Innovation: The Era of Financial Crisis and COVID-19” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/7/2020 Notice and recommendation of the “Open Letter to Suspend California AB-5” in weekly e-newsletter of the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce
5/5/2020 “Can Trump stop a new era of big government?” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited in the Washington Examiner
5/5/2020 “California’s AB5 Law Should be Suspended” Sr. Fellow Williamson Evers is interviewed on “The Ray Appleton Show” at KMJ-AM Radio
5/5/2020 “Don’t Stop Immigration, Expand Visas for Healthcare Workers” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell, editor of The Economics of Immigration Op-Ed in the Washington Examiner
5/4/2020 “Liberty in the Wake of Coronavirus” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited in The Library of Economics and Liberty
5/4/2020 “Six Ways to Keep American Universities Alive” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America Op-Ed in Forbes
5/4/2020 Notice and recommendation of the “Open Letter to Suspend California AB-5” in The Pioneer (e-newsletter of the American Nurses Association/California)
5/4/2020 Crisis and Leviathan in Light of the COVID-19 Crisis” Sr. Fellow Robert Whaples speaks at Mackinac Center event about Crisis and Leviathan by Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs
5/3/2020 “Adopt the Bill Suspended by AB5” endorses the Independent Institute’s Open Letter to CA Gov. Gavin Newsom to Suspend AB-5 in editorial (Bulletin Mail)
5/3/2020 “In Our Opinion: Pass the Bill Suspending AB5” endorses the Independent Institute’s Open Letter to CA Gov. Gavin Newsom in editorial in the Ukiah Daily Journal
5/2/2020 “California Gov. Newsom Numb to Workers’ Pain” Policy Fellow Lloyd Billingsley Op-Ed in American Thinker
5/1/2020 “Past Crises Have Ratcheted Up Leviathan. The COVID-19 Pandemic Will Too.” retired Senior Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan, and Research Fellow Donald Boudreaux op-ed at Reason.com
4/30/2020 “Senate Bill 990 a sensible bill to halt the damage of AB5” Independent Institute’s Open Letter to CA Gov. Gavin Newsom cited in editorial in the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News and nine other newspapers in the Southern California News Group
4/30/2020 “How Shutdowns Will Keep Killing the Economy, Even When They’re Over” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited in Wall Street Window
4/30/2020 “Key to COVID-19 Recovery: Deregulation” Sr. Fellow John C. Goodman, author of Priceless Op-Ed in Forbes
4/30/2020 “Suspend California AB-5” Independent Institute Founder and President David Theroux, Executive Director Graham Walker, and Sr. Fellow Williamson Evers discuss the Independent Institute’s Open Letter to CA. Gov. Gavin Newsom appear on Thinkspot
4/30/2020 “Suspend AB5, Governor Newsom” Sr. Fellow Williamson Evers appears on the John Phillips show on KABC radio (Los Angeles)
4/30/2020 “This Crisis Will Not Bring Americans Together and Maybe That Is a Good Thing” Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited on Mises.org
4/30/2020 “40 Years of the U.S. Department of Education: Examining Its Past, Present, and Future” Research Fellow Vicki Alger, author of Failure: The Federal Misedukation of America’s Children speaks at Cato online event
4/29/2020 “United States Needs Freedom, Not Fascism” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell Op-Ed on American Institute for Economic Research
4/29/2020 Sr. Fellow Robert Higgs, author of Crisis and Leviathan cited on Cafe Hayek
4/29/2020 “Economists explain why US college students won’t be getting big refunds on spring tuition” Sr. Fellow Richard Vedder, author of Restoring the Promise quoted on Quartz
4/29/2020 “40 Years of the U.S. Department of Education: Examining Its Past, Present, and Future” Research Fellow Ronald Kimberling speaks at Cato online event
4/29/2020 “Repeal AB5 Virtual Town Hall” Independent Institute’s Open Letter to CA Gov. Gavin Newsom cited in Carl DeMaio’s YouTube Channel
4/28/2020 “COVID, Hayek, and the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution” Sr. Fellow Benjamin Powell cited on The Library of Economics and Liberty


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