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Uncommon Knowledge: John Cogan and The High Cost of Good Intentions

https://youtube.com/watch?v=rqthAe5-4Zg%3Frel%3D0

How old are entitlement programs in the United States? Entitlement programs are as old as the Republic, according to John Cogan, former deputy director of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and a Hoover Institution senior fellow. John Cogan joins Peter Robinson to discuss his latest book, The High Cost of Good Intentions, on the necessity for entitlement reform in the United States.

Recorded on October 24, 2017.

Peter Robinson — Peter M. Robinson is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.

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