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The right to a trial by jury is guaranteed by the Constitution, the constitutions of all 50 states, and the Sixth Amendment—including the right to a speedy trial. #CatoSCOTUS brief in United States v. Olsen: #CatoCJ
As part of #TeacherAppreciationWeek, the #Sphere team would like to share our lesson plans with all the teachers out there. This one is for the middle school teachers who want to bring #CivilDiscourse to the classroom. LESSON: #sschat #K12 #socialstudies
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A simple first step toward decreasing the risks associated with the consumption of opioids is to ensure legal access to harm reduction treatments. #CatoHealth #CatoDrugWar
Federal student lending has been essentially one big unintended consequence, from helping fuel skyrocketing college prices, to enabling credential inflation, to confusing servicers, borrowers, and the American public. #CatoCEF
LIVE NOW—@CatoCEF’s @NealMcCluskey testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs at the hearing “Examining Student Loan Servicers and Their Impact on Workers.” TESTIMONY: #CatoCEF
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Texas’s law wants to treat social media companies as common carriers, but the law violates platforms’ First Amendment rights.
Rising U.S. imports are shouldering some of the blame for the recent report that U.S. real GDP shrank by 1.4% in the first quarter–but this is highly misleading. #CatoTrade #CatoEcon
By eliminating and updating antiquated laws that have discouraged currency competition, Congress would be welcoming a free, open, and fair financial market that would benefit the U.S. dollar. #CatoEcon
Questions as to the @SECGov's rulemaking authority cannot simply be dismissed as partisan sniping. #CatoEcon
If every U.S. smoker switched to e-cigarettes, it would prevent between 1.6 and 6.6 million premature deaths.…
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Allowing Russians to resettle in the U.S. would undermine Putin’s rule, reduce his economic resources and deprive him of manpower needed to wage war. #CatoImmigration #CatoFP
"The United States sees itself as the world’s leader. Yet America is in near crisis. The results have not been pretty." -- @Doug_Bandow #CatoFP
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The Jones Act has made shipping goods by water less competitive with trucking and rail. #CatoTrade #EndTheJonesAct
There are a number of historical lessons for what a proper response to the war for Ukraine might look like. @PMatzko comments on the
When junk science is turned into law, innocent people become “guilty.” #CatoHealth
President Biden’s newest budget includes the continuation and expansion of multiple harmful housing policies that tend to artificially increase the cost of housing for millions of Americans. #CatoEcon
Because menthol cigarettes are much more popular among Black and brown smokers than white smokers, banning menthol cigarettes runs counter to efforts to reduce health disparities. #CatoHealth
The @US_FDA is accepting comments for the next 60 days on its proposed ban of menthol cigarettes. I submitted this. @CatoHealth @KatMurti @gbentley1 @jacobsullum… via @CatoInstitute
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The #Sphere Team has been working really hard in preparation for #SphereSummit. Here’s a throwback to last summer! #edchat #sschat #K12
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Giving educators the opportunity to win some amazing prizes is one way #Sphere would like to show appreciation during #TeacherAppreciationWeek.…
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"The fundamental statement in Star Wars is that power is dangerous and that too much of the power can lead you to the dark side." -@HillSpiaire #MayThe4thBeWithYou #ThisIsTheWay #Mandalorian…
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Celebrate #MayThe4th with some of of favorite #StarWars themed episodes! How does power corrupt in the Star Wars galaxy? #MayThe4thBeWithYou #StarWarsDay #PopNLockePod Find out, with special guests @ARossP and @HillSpiaire LISTEN 👉…ew
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Neal McCluskey discusses the Biden administration’s student loan forgiveness on ABC WJLA’s News on Your Side at 5pm… via @CatoInstitute
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The tariffs on China imports are doing significantly more harm than good. . #CatoTrade
In a hearing before the House Committee on Financial Services, it became clear that more transparency surrounding FinCEN's effectiveness is sorely needed. #CatoEcon
“Iron law of prohibition:“ the harder the law enforcement, the harder the drug. @CatoHealth #CatoDrugWar…
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About half of the businesses in the U.S. are based in homes. Why do local governments actively work against them? @CatoEdwards explains on the #CatoEcon
Congress can address “Big Data” concerns with reforms that protect Americans "from unreasonable searches and seizures by the government without hampering growth and innovation in America’s technology sector.” — @M_feeney TESTIMONY: #CatoTechnology
Opioid regulations have decreased physicians’ willingness to prescribe opioids—causing them to undertreat pain. #CatoHealth #CatoDrugWar
Criticism of the Foreign Dredge Act of 1906 seems to be gaining momentum. Here’s what Cato scholars have written about on the deleterious effects of this protectionist law… #CatoTrade #EndTheJonesAct
If you're interested in cryptocurrencies, monetary policy, fintech, financial regulation, and the like, then come work with the @CatoCMFA!…
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The United States does not have—and never has had—a private or market-based health insurance system. #CatoHandbook LEARN MORE: #CatoHealth
The most common arguments against immigration are all wrong. #CatoImmigration
If Musk wants to liberalize Twitter’s platform‐​wide rules or make fewer decisions about politicized topics like misinformation without shedding users or advertisers, he will have to give users more control over their own experiences. #CatoTechnology
Latest guest is retired CIA officer Paul Pillar. He discusses tensions between the IC & policymakers, concerns over domestic abuses of CIA & NSA, Gitmo, AUMF, Russia's war in Ukraine, diplomacy with Iran, & how hyper-partisanship undermines nat-sec policy.…
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Families have a variety of preferences and needs when it comes to early childhood education. @CatoCEF’s @ColleenHroncich explains why a universal preschool program would be harmful policy… #CatoCEF
. @Will_Duffield explains why Russian propaganda to sell the war in Ukraine has succeeded in Russia but failed abroad on @CatoPodcast with @cobrown #CatoFP #CatoTechnology
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BRAND NEW: On today's new #PowerProblems with @jwcglaser, @Georgetown senior fellow and retired CIA officer Paul Pillar discusses tensions between the intelligence community and policymakers, the Biden administration's diplomacy with Iran, and more #CatoFP
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Iowa is considering becoming the twenty‐​fifth state to enact a law forcing private property owners to allow guns on their premises even if they don't want them there—a clear violation of property rights. #CatoSCOTUS #Cato2A
The @CatoInstitute has filed a brief urging the Supreme Court to hear a challenge to perpetual gag orders in SEC settlements, arguing that the practice runs contrary to founding principles and violates the First Amendment. #CatoSCOTUS brief:
There are many benefits of competitive speech and debate. Fortunately, there’s a way for those families to get some of the benefits of debate without leaving the comfort of home. #CatoCEF
Instead of chasing shortages with short‐​term solutions, welcoming the private sector to supply its own coins could be the answer. #CatoEcon
Glacial alarmism can seriously distort policies and can exacerbate tensions and the risk of military conflict between countries in a region that has major ongoing disputes over the sharing of river waters.
Although occasionally dramatic, cyberattacks have turned out to be a comparatively minor and manageable threat. #CatoFP
Hundreds of years before modern economics, Ibn Khaldun already saw the relationship between taxation, economic growth, and incentives.…
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It's well known that North Americans work more days than some of our European counterparts. However, in the developed world as a whole, vacation days are increasing. Explore the data:…
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This episode of @FreeThoughtsPod from @CatoInstitute is a really fun conversation with @neilmrichards, who has thought very deeply about the meaning of privacy.…
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Colleen Hronich, Amber Brown, Bernita Bradley, and Eric Wearne on the status of homeschooling… via @CatoInstitute
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