John Samples

Cato Institute

Director, Center for Representative Government

1000 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.

Washington, DC 20001-5403

United States

http://www.cato.org/people/john-samples

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Why the Government Should Not Regulate Content Moderation of Social Media

Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 865
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jan 2020
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 919 (31,270)

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tech firms, bigtech, First Ammendment, freedom of speech, right to speech, filter bubbles, fake news, election interference

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A Critique of the National Popular Vote Plan for Electing the President

Cato Policy Analysis Series, No. 622, October 13, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Aug 2009
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 183 (202,116)

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anti-federalism, federalism, direct democracy, national popular vote compact, national popular vote plan, NPV, electoral college

3.

Lawless Policy: Tarp as Congressional Failure

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 85 (356,954)
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The DISCLOSE Act, Deliberation, and the First Amendment

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 59 (435,375)
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Broadcast Localism and the Lessons of the Fairness Doctrine

Cato Policy Analysis Series, No. 639, May 27, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 58 (438,902)

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Communications Act of 1934, Managed Speech, Censorship, Fairness Doctrine, First Amendment, Free Speech, FCC, Broadcast Localism, Red Lion Broadcasting Company, Red Lion

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Congress Surrenders the War Powers: Libya, the United Nations, and the Constitution

Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 687, October 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2015
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 57 (442,595)

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u.s. foreign policy, congressional war powers, constitutional powers, separation of powers, libya war, declaration of war, executive war powers

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Move to Defend: The Case against the Constitutional Amendments Seeking to Overturn Citizens United

Cato Policy Analysis #724
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 May 2013
John Samples
Cato Institute
Downloads 48 (477,110)

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corporations as people, corporate political spending, Citizens United, free speech issues, anti-corruption legislation

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Public Attitudes Toward Federalism: The Public's Preference for Renewed Federalism

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 759
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
John Samples and Emily E. Ekins
Cato Institute and Reason Foundation
Downloads 43 (498,759)

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state and local decisionmaking, federal government power, federal decisionmaking