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Lunch Forum: A Dialogue on the Minimum Wage

Please join Center of the American Experiment for a lunch forum on Tuesday, September 20th, beginning at 12:00 at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Minneapolis. The lunch is the third of a series of quarterly forums focused on how liberal policies hurt the middle class, low wage earners and minorities.  The forum will feature three speakers with different perspectives,  and will focus on calls to raise the minimum wage, including but not limited to Minneapolis. Meet the Speakers Sen. John Marty  Senator John Marty has been a member of the Minnesota Senate for 29 years and is currently representing District 66.  Senator Marty...

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2016 Milton Friedman Celebration


Please join us and special guest Rebecca Friedrichs on the rooftop of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Minneapolis on July 28, beginning at 5:30 p.m., to celebrate the legacy of Milton Friedman. Rebecca was the plaintiff in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association and is a heroine of the fight for employee freedom.   Powered by Eventbrite ...

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Lunch with Jason Riley


Center of the American Experiment is sponsoring a series of quarterly lunch meetings focused on how liberal policies hurt the middle class, the poor and minorities. Our first lunch will be held on Thursday, February 18th featuring Jason L. Riley, author of Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make it Harder for Blacks to Succeed. Jason will explain how many policies designed to help African Americans actually harm them. Thomas Sowell wrote in the National Review, "Riley's brief comments pack a lot of punch. For example, 'Having a black man in the Oval Office is less important than...

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