Posts by K. Lloyd Billingsley
K. Lloyd Billingsley is a Policy Fellow at the Independent Institute and a columnist at The Daily Caller.
Exploiting Elections to Expand Government Power


CA’s ballot initiative legacy.

Proposition 209 Postscript: How the Unqualified Thrive in Government


CA Prop 209 did not end affirmative action.

What California Can Teach Harvard


CA Prop 209 laid groundwork for ending race-based discrimination.

Proposition 47 Backstory to Mac Attacks?


Prop 47’s reduction in penalties incentivises criminals.

Will Justice Kavanaugh Roll Back Russian Influence?


Kavanaugh’s appointment sparks hope for rolling back the administrative state.

Jerry Brown’s ATF


Governor Brown’s record leaves a dismal legacy.

CalPERS Gives Unqualified CEO a Bonus and Raise 


Bonuses raise eyebrows amid pension crisis.

Home and Business Owners Deserve a Tax Break for Defending Themselves


Californians now pay the nation’s highest income and sales taxes, and relief is long overdue.

Latest Pro-Criminal Bill Awaits Jerry Brown’s Signature


Senate Bill 1391 would bar the prosecution of juveniles as adults.

Sham Audit of DMV Will Leave Californians in the Dark


Californians should not be surprised if few if any reforms are implemented.

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