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The Cato Daily Podcast allows Cato Institute scholars and other commenters to discuss relevant news and libertarian thought in a conversational, informal manner. Hosted by Caleb O. Brown.
Association for Community Affiliated Plans v. Treasury
February 20, 2020 at 5:14 pm
Congress has exempted some short-term insurance from the statutory requirements otherwise applicable to individual health insurance plans. A new lawsuit might end those plans entirely. Why does that matter? Michael Cannon explains.
Jarchow v. State Bar of Wisconsin
February 19, 2020 at 4:28 pm
A case awaiting acceptance by the Supreme Court challenges required fees paid by attorneys to State Bar of Wisconsin. Much of that money then goes to fund extensive lobbying. Trevor Burrus and Andrew Grossman comment.Related material:Cato Institute brief in Jarchow v. State Bar of Wisconsin
An Effort to Reform Warrantless Surveillance
February 18, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Ending longstanding warrantless surveillance of Americans has long been a desire of libertarians. So how do Senators Steve Daines (R-MT) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) plan to accomplish it?
Individuality and Intersectionality
February 15, 2020 at 8:38 am
Your intersections are part of what make you, the individual. So why do so many individualists cringe at the notion of examining intersectionality? Historian Anthony Comegna comments.
Another Big Spending Trump Budget Proposal
February 14, 2020 at 5:42 pm