June 29, 2016
Featuring Lee Goodman, Commissioner, Federal Election Commission; Ajit Pai, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission (@AjitPaiFCC); and Rudy Takala, Watchdog Reporter, Washington Examiner (@RudyTakala); Moderated by Kat Murti, Senior Digital Outreach Manager, Cato Institute (@KatMurti).
June 8, 2016
Featuring the author Ilya Somin, Professor, George Mason University Law School; Author, Democracy and Political Ignorance; with comments by Kristen Cambell, Executive Director, Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.
January 26, 2016
Presented by the Cato Institute and the Center for Competitive Politics.
September 16, 2015
November 5, 2014
Featuring John Ebersole, President, Excelsior College; Barmak Nassirian, Director, Federal Relations and Policy Analysis, American Association of State Colleges and Universities; Peter Smith, Senior Vice President, Academic Strategy, Kaplan Higher Education Group; and Neal McCluskey, Associate Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute; moderated by Amy Laitinen, Deputy Director, Education Policy Program, New America Foundation.
November 5, 2014
Featuring David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute (@David_Boaz); John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute (@SamplesAtCato); Moderated by Caleb Brown, Director of Multimedia, Cato Institute (@cobrown).
June 18, 2014
Featuring Shaun McCutcheon, CEO, Coalmont Electrical Development Co., and Author, Outsider Inside the Supreme Court: A Decisive First Amendment Battle; Ronald Collins, Harold S. Shefelman Scholar, University of Washington Law School, and Co-Author, When Money Speaks: The McCutcheon Decision, Campaign Finance Laws, and the First Amendment; and Donald McGahn, Partner, Jones Day LLP, and Former Chairman, Federal Election Commission; moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.
March 4, 2014
Featuring David Keating, President, Center for Competitive Politics; Laurence E. Gold, Partner, Trister, Ross, Schadler & Gold, PLLC; Gabriel Rottman, Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union; and Cleta Mitchell, Foley & Lardner, LLP; moderated by Trevor Burrus, Research Fellow, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.
January 23, 2013
Featuring John Samples, Cato Institute; Robert Bauer, Perkins Coie; Bradley Smith, Capital University School of Law; Ray LaRaja, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Michael Malbin, Campaign Finance Institute; Don McGahn, Federal Election Commission; and Lawrence Lessig, Harvard Law School.
September 28, 2012
Featuring the authors Hans von Spakovsky, Senior Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation; and John Fund, National Affairs Columnist, National Review, with comments by Jeffrey Milyo, Middlebush Professor of Social Science, University of Missouri; and Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute.
June 8, 2012
Featuring John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Manager of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.