Cato Daily PodcastAuthor: The Cato Institute
16 Aug 2018

Cato Daily Podcast

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The Cato Daily Podcast allows Cato Institute scholars and other commenters to discuss relevant news and libertarian thought in a conversational, informal manner. Hosted by Caleb O. Brown.

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    The Feds Dial Back on Regulating Higher Ed

    Changing the way the feds oversee higher education may be helpful, but it's not clearly a win for liberty. Neal McCluskey comments.

  • Posted on 16 Aug 2018

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    3-D Printed Guns and Freedom of Speech

    Distributing plans for 3-D printed guns and the attempt to restrain that distribution is a clear First Amendment issue. Josh Blackman is an attorney for Defense Distributed, the company currently mired in legal wrangling over gun blueprints.

  • Posted on 15 Aug 2018

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    As Jones Act Hampers Puerto Rico Recovery, Congress Remains Confused

    Some in Congress seem mystified that the Jones Act, a law to stifle competition in shipping, is making recovery more difficult for Puerto Rico. Colin Grabow explains.

  • Posted on 13 Aug 2018

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    Al Qaeda, Yemen, and the U.S./Saudi Relationship

    If the United States has cut deals with Al Qaeda in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, what does that say about the corrosive nature of the relationship between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia? Sahar Khan and John Glaser comment.

  • Posted on 10 Aug 2018

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    The New Target for Paid Family Leave Boosters: Social Security

    Proposals to turn Social Security into a bank for families wishing to take time off to care for new kids are flawed along a number of dimensions. Charles Blahous and Vanessa Brown Calder comment.

  • Posted on 09 Aug 2018

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