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The Cato Daily Podcast allows experts and scholars affiliated with the Cato Institute to comment on relevant news in a conversational, informal manner. By presenting issues in a concise and engaging way, the podcast invites listeners to rethink their assumptions about liberty and the proper role of government.

The Cato Daily Podcast allows experts and scholars affiliated with the Cato Institute to comment on relevant news in a conversational, informal manner. By presenting issues in a concise and engaging way, the podcast invites listeners to rethink their assumptions about liberty and the proper role of government.

Location:

Washington, DC

Description:

The Cato Daily Podcast allows experts and scholars affiliated with the Cato Institute to comment on relevant news in a conversational, informal manner. By presenting issues in a concise and engaging way, the podcast invites listeners to rethink their assumptions about liberty and the proper role of government.

Language:

English

Contact:

1000 Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington, DC 20001-5403 (202)-842-0200


Episodes

Association for Community Affiliated Plans v. Treasury

2/20/2020
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.

Duration:00:14:09

Jarchow v. State Bar of Wisconsin

2/19/2020
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

Duration:00:09:51

An Effort to Reform Warrantless Surveillance

2/18/2020
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?

Duration:00:21:01

Individuality and Intersectionality

2/15/2020
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.

Duration:00:18:44

Individuality and Intersectionality

2/15/2020
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.

Duration:00:18:44

Another Big Spending Trump Budget Proposal

2/14/2020
A big problem with the Trump spending plan is the President's inability or unwillingness to follow through on spending cuts. Chris Edwards discusses the proposal.

Duration:00:06:12

The Indian Child Welfare Act and Brackeen v. Bernhardt

2/13/2020
How does the Indian Child Welfare Act change the rules that would otherwise govern the removal of children from homes? What does a case now before the Fifth Circuit mean for native children and tribal sovereignty? Walter Olson comments.

Duration:00:13:19

The Indian Child Welfare Act and Brackeen v. Bernhardt

2/13/2020
How does the Indian Child Welfare Act change the rules that would otherwise govern the removal of children from homes? What does a case now before the Fifth Circuit mean for native children and tribal sovereignty? Walter Olson comments.

Duration:00:13:19

Utah Wants State-Based Worker Visas

2/12/2020
States should have more flexibility to accept immigrants to accommodate the needs of employers. So says Gary Herbert, the Republican Governor of Utah.

Duration:00:08:19

Utah Wants State-Based Worker Visas

2/12/2020
States should have more flexibility to accept immigrants to accommodate the needs of employers. So says Gary Herbert, the Republican Governor of Utah.

Duration:00:08:19

A Big Change to Mortgage Lending Rules

2/11/2020
What will a change to mandates in mortgage lending mean for borrowers and the market for mortgage credit? Diego Zuluaga comments.

Duration:00:15:15

A Big Change to Mortgage Lending Rules

2/11/2020
What will a change to mandates in mortgage lending mean for borrowers and the market for mortgage credit? Diego Zuluaga comments.

Duration:00:15:15

Will Free Trade Suffer after Brexit?

2/10/2020
The United Kingdom is out of the European Union, so how does that impact the freedom to trade? Simon Lester comments.

Duration:00:10:22

Will Free Trade Suffer after Brexit?

2/10/2020
The United Kingdom is out of the European Union, so how does that impact the freedom to trade? Simon Lester comments.

Duration:00:10:22

Make Congress Great Again!

2/7/2020
Congress doesn't like doing oversight, but it's a critical function that should keep the administrative state at bay. How can it be fixed? William Yeatman comments.

Duration:00:12:48

Make Congress Great Again!

2/7/2020
Congress doesn't like doing oversight, but it's a critical function that should keep the administrative state at bay. How can it be fixed? William Yeatman comments.

Duration:00:12:48

Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan to Criminalize Some Online Election Lies

2/6/2020
Elizabeth Warren would seek to make certain online election‐​related speech subject to criminal and civil penalties. What speech could bring those penalties? Matthew Feeney explains.

Duration:00:07:10

Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan to Criminalize Some Online Election Lies

2/6/2020
Elizabeth Warren would seek to make certain online election-related speech subject to criminal and civil penalties. What speech could bring those penalties? Matthew Feeney explains.

Duration:00:07:10