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Remembering Don Smith

Don was a longstanding member of Cato’s board of directors, a generous benefactor of the Institute, and a great champion of liberty. But above all, he was a dear friend to so many of us.

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The Mueller Report: FAQs

I’ve been asked for comments on the Mueller report — from a legal perspective but stripped of legalese. Here’s a brief analysis, in FAQ format. Like many others, I have strong views about the Trump administration, but I’ve tried to insulate this posting from my personal assessment of the president. 

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The Case against 8

Unlike liberals and conservatives, Cato scholars have a consistent, minimalist view of the proper role of government.