May 18, 2016

“A Loaded Weapon”: The Growth of Executive Power

"A Loaded Weapon": The Growth of Executive Power

Opening remarks by Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Committee on Financial Services; featuring Gene Healy, Vice President, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

May 6, 2016

Conspiracies of the Ruling Class: How to Break Their Grip Forever

Conspiracies of the Ruling Class: How to Break Their Grip Forever

Featuring the author Lawrence B. Lindsey, Chief Executive Officer, The Lindsey Group; with comments by John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute; moderated by Jeffrey Miron, Director, Economic Studies, Cato Institute, and Director, Undergraduate Studies, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

April 21, 2016

Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

Featuring the author Randy E. Barnett, Director, Georgetown Center for the Constitution, Georgetown University Law Center; with comments by Robert V. Percival, Robert F. Stanton Professor of Law, University of Maryland School of Law; moderated by Roger Pilon, Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

March 10, 2016

#CatoConnects: Whatever Happened to the Tea Party?

#CatoConnects: Whatever Happened to the Tea Party?

Featuring Ben Domenech, Publisher, The Federalist; John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute; and Emily Ekins, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia, Cato Institute.

September 24, 2015

Welcome to Washington: Policy Players and Creative Networking

Welcome to Washington: Policy Players and Creative Networking

Featuring Emily Ekins, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; Laurel Buckley, Director, Development and Midwestern Relations, American Legislative Exchange Council; Stephanie Slade, Deputy Managing Editor, Reason; and Mattie Duppler, Coalitions Director, House Republican Conference; moderated by Roger Custer, Executive Director, America’s Future Foundation.

July 14, 2015

The Conservatarian Manifesto

The Conservatarian Manifesto

Featuring the author, Charles C. W. Cooke, Staff Writer, National Review; with comments by Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Managing Editor, Reason; and Ben Domenech, Publisher, The Federalist; moderated by Trevor Burrus, Research Fellow, Cato Institute.

March 26, 2015

Can We End Poverty?

Featuring John Allison, President, Cato Institute; John McWhorter, Center for American Studies, Columbia University; Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Ron Haskins, Co-Director, Center on Children and Families, Budgeting for National Priorities Project; Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and CEO, PolicyLink; Christopher Wimer, Co-Director, Center on Poverty and Social Policy; Robert Doar, Morgridge Fellow in Poverty Studies, American Enterprise Institute; Jo Kwong, Director of Economic Opportunity Programs, Philanthropy Roundtable; Harriet Karr-McDonald, Executive Vice President, Doe Fund; Robert Woodson, Founder and President, Center for Neighborhood Enterprise; David Beito, Professor of American History, University of Alabama; and Ruth Rathblott, President and Chief Executive Office, Harlem Educational Activities Fund.

March 19, 2015

The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto for Freedom

The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto for Freedom

Featuring a presentation and live discussion with David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute, author of The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto for Freedom; moderated by Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia.

February 6, 2015

The Libertarian State of the Union

The Libertarian State of the Union

Featuring Mark Calabria, Director, Financial Regulation Studies, Cato Institute; Chris Edwards, Director, Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org; Julian Sanchez, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Daniel J. Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director, Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.