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Clint Bolick and the Goldwater Institute Quietly Transforming the Country

codgerelle Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 8:47 AM
Thanks for the information, Ms. Alexander. This is the first I've heard of the Goldwater Institute, and I look forward to hearing a lot more. It's good to know that talented people are out there in the trenches.

While national political campaigns and politicians are regularly featured in the news for their accomplishments on the right, one small state-based think tank is quietly grinding away victory after victory. The Goldwater Institute was already a leading state-based think tank when libertarian lawyer Clint Bolick came on board five years ago to launch a litigation division. Since then, Bolick has greatly expanded the reach of the right-leaning think tank, filing lawsuits against all levels of government to protect taxpayers and businesses from government overreach. Bolick's favorite line, which he says with a grin, is, “I get paid to sue government bureaucrats.”...