September 18
Capitol Hill Briefing

Realistic Solutions to Big College Problems: Overhauling the Higher Education Act

Featuring Phil Magness, Coauthor, Cracks in the Ivory Tower: The Moral Mess of Higher Education; Richard Vedder, Author, Restoring the Promise: Higher Education in America; Todd Zywicki, Coeditor, Unprofitable Schooling: Examining Causes of, and Fixes for, America’s Broken Ivory Tower; moderated by Neal McCluskey, Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute.
June 4
Capitol Hill Briefing

Keeping Up with the Jones Act

Featuring Daniel Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Colin Grabow, Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Jeff Vanderslice, Director of Government & External Affairs, Cato Institute.
February 20
Capitol Hill Briefing

How Much Should Medicare Pay for Drugs?

Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Peter Van Doren, Senior Fellow and Editor, Regulation, Cato Institute; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government & External Affairs, Cato Institute. Due to inclement weather, this hill briefing has been cancelled.
October 12
Capitol Hill Briefing

Parental Leave: Is There a Case for Federal Action?

Featuring Vanessa Brown Calder, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; Emily Ekins, Director of Polling, Cato Institute; Veronique de Rugy, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University; Rachel Greszler, Research Fellow in economics, budget, and entitlements, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.
October 1
Capitol Hill Briefing

The Federal Role in Public Transit

Featuring Randal O’Toole, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Jarrett Walker, President, Jarrett Walker & Associates, consultants in public transit planning and policy; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.
September 7
Capitol Hill Briefing

Rethinking America’s Highways

Featuring Robert W. Poole Jr., Director of Transportation Policy, Reason Foundation; and Jonathan Gifford, Director of the George Mason University Center for Transportation Public-Private Partnership Policy; moderated by Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute
August 24
Capitol Hill Briefing

Freedom in the 50 States

Featuring William P. Ruger, Vice President of Research and Policy, Charles Koch Institute; Chris Edwards, Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute; and Jason Sorens, Lecturer and Program Director of the Political Economy Project, Dartmouth College; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.