Archives: Kory Swanson

  • British-American trade crucial in the era of Brexit, Trump

    A version of this column appeared originally at National Review Online. Many Americans will be surprised to hear that Britain is once again going to the polls, for what will be the third time in as many years. But while the June 8 election is unlikely to generate any shocks…

  • JLF events focus on presidential history

    From Carolina Journal Radio Program No. 700: The John Locke Foundation approaches Election Day with a couple of interesting events involving presidential history. On Monday, Oct. 17, JLF co-hosts attorney and author Talmage Boston as he discusses Cross-Examining History, his book of 31 edited transcripts of on-stage interviews with…

  • Carolina Journal Radio celebrates episode No. 700

    As Carolina Journal Radio marks its 700th weekly episode, we look back at some of the most interesting guests who have analyzed political, public policy, and historical developments over more than a dozen years. You’ll hear from Fred Barnes, Arthur Brooks, Charles Cooke, Steve Forbes, Jonah Goldberg, Mary Katharine Ham,…

  • JLF’s Kory Swanson promotes Oct. 17 presentation on presidential history

    John Locke Foundation President and CEO Kory Swanson promotes an Oct. 17, 2016, presentation from Talmage Boston about his book Cross-Examining History: A Lawyer Gets Answers From the Experts About Our Presidents. Swanson offered these comments during an interview with Donna Martinez for Carolina Journal Radio.

  • JLF’s work against climate alarmism generates attack on U.S. Senate floor

    From Carolina Journal Radio Program No. 688: The John Locke Foundation recently came under attack from a group of Democratic U.S. senators because of the organization’s work countering alarmist arguments about climate change. Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse specifically targeted JLF for criticism during a five-minute Senate floor speech.

  • JLF faces free-speech attack from Democratic senators, climate alarmists

    The John Locke Foundation recently came under attack from a group of Democratic U.S. senators because of the organization’s work countering alarmist arguments about climate change. Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse specifically targeted JLF for criticism during a five-minute Senate floor speech. JLF President and CEO Kory Swanson responds. Swanson…

  • John Locke Foundation helps candidates prepare for November elections

    Tax reform, health care, and education spending were among the topics John Locke Foundation experts tackled during a Friday afternoon briefing for candidates preparing for November elections in North Carolina. Click play above to hear from Becki Gray, JLF vice president for outreach; Kory Swanson, president and CEO (starts at…

  • Milestone: JLF Celebrates 25th Anniversary

      Kory Swanson on JLF anniversary & 2015 vision; Patrick McHenry & Mark Meadows grill Jonathan Gruber; Aldona Wos urges caution on Medicaid reform; Heywood Sanders on folly of convention centers; George Leef on legal trouble for producer of Liberty Dollar…