Guest: Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies for the Cato Institute. Jim also wrote a friend of the court brief in the Antoine Jones case, and he's my "Go To Guy" on the Real ID Act. As if that's not enough, he's also the proprietor of Washington Watch, a website that tracks and reports the cost of legislation. We've referenced this resource in numerous Dispatches.
Other topics discussed:
- Sarkozy's inconvenient whisper -- why it means we're less likely to go war with Iran (for now).
- Preview of coming Downsize DC Foundation blog posts on the Hosting Principle and the News Consumption Principle
Click here to listen: http://www.downsizedc.org/blog-content/straight-talk-host-110811.mp3