May 18, 2011

The Case for Marriage Equality: Perry v. Schwarzenegger

The Case for Marriage Equality: Perry v. Schwarzenegger

Featuring the co-counsels, David Boies, Chairman, Boies, Schiller & Flexner and Former Chief Counsel, Senate Judiciary Committee; and Theodore B. Olson, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and Former Solicitor General. With comments by the co-chairs of the advisory board of the American Foundation for Equal Rights, Robert A. Levy, Chairman, Cato Institute; and John Podesta, President, Center for American Progress.

April 14, 2011

ObamaCare: What a Difference a Year Makes

Featuring Robert A. Levy, Chairman, Cato Institute; Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Coauthor, Healthy Competition: What’s Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It.

March 21, 2011

The New Health Care Law: What a Difference a Year Makes

The New Health Care Law: What a Difference a Year Makes - Keynote Address

David Rivkin, Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP, and attorney for plaintiffs in Florida v. HHS; Moderated by Ramesh Ponnuru, Senior Editor, National Review; Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Ron Pollack, Executive Director, Families USA; Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum; former Director, Congressional Budget Office; Kavita Patel, M.D., Managing Director of Delivery-System Reform at the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution, former Director of Policy for the White House Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, and former Deputy Staff Director for the Senate HELP Committee chairman Senator Edward Kennedy; Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute; Neera Tanden, Chief Operating Officer, Center for American Progress. Moderated by Jan Crawford, CBS News Chief Legal Correspondent.

February 15, 2011

Is Dodd-Frank Constitutional?

Is Dodd-Frank Constitutional?

Featuring Mark Calabria, Director of Financial Regulatory Studies, Cato Institute; Hon. C. Boyden Gray, Former White House Counsel; Timothy R. McTaggart, Partner, Pepper Hamilton LLP, and former Delaware State Bank Commissioner; moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

February 10, 2011

Restoring Limited Constitutional Government Starts with Congress

Restoring Limited Constitutional Government Starts with Congress

Featuring Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Founder and Chairman, Congressional Constitution Caucus; and Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, and Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Brandon Arnold, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

January 20, 2011

The Future of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

The Future of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Featuring Alan Gura, Partner, Gura & Possessky, P.L.L.C.; Dennis Henigan, Vice President, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence; Nelson Lund, Professor, George Mason University Law School; and Alan B. Morrison, Professor, The George Washington University Law School; moderated by Roger Pilon, Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

November 17, 2010

Is Taxpayer Financing of Campaigns Constitutional?

Is Taxpayer Financing of Campaigns Constitutional?

Featuring William Maurer, Attorney, Institute for Justice; and Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist, Public Citizen; moderated by John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute.

May 5, 2010

ObamaCare: Historic, but Is It Constitutional?

ObamaCare: Historic, but Is It Constitutional?

Featuring Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT); Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute. Moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President of the Cato Institute.