Students for a Free Economy co-hosting East Lansing event
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009
Contact: Christopher Deming
Director of Campus Leadership
EAST LANSING — Students for a Free Economy and the Michigan State University chapter of Young Americans for Liberty will co-host Michael Tanner of the Cato Institute at 7 p.m. tonight at Dublin Square Irish Pub, 327 Abbot Road, East Lansing. A reception will follow Tanner's presentation.
Tanner, senior fellow at the Cato Institute, will discuss "The Obamacare to Come." Tanner coordinates research at Cato on a variety of domestic policies with a particular emphasis on health care reform, social welfare policy, and Social Security. He is the author of four books including "Healthy Competition: What's Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It," published in 2007.
Tanner's writings have appeared in nearly every major American newspaper, including The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today. A prolific writer and frequent guest lecturer, Tanner appears regularly on network and cable news programs.
Students for a Free Economy is the campus outreach program of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.