K. Lloyd Billingsley Archive

K. Lloyd Billingsley is a Policy Fellow at the Independent Institute and a columnist at The Daily Caller.

Sacramento Slashes Fees on Housing Development



Deregulation to answer housing shortage.

A Disarming New Governor Greets a More Dangerous State



Gavin Newsom pledges to “raise the bar” on gun control.

Law of the Land: Feds Can Sell to Private Developers



Farmers, ranchers, and developers support more sales of federal land.

Judicial Waste, and a Warning for Post-Brown California



SB 1391 will bar prosecution of those as young as 14 as adults.

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.

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