A settlement has been reached in the attempted Koch brothers takeover of CATO. The CATO press release is here, LA Times coverage is here and, perhaps most useful, former reasoner Dave Weigel summarizes here.
I think this is a good outcome. The Koch brothers are really conservatives, with a libertarian tint on some issues, and not either classical liberals or libertarians. There are already plenty of conservative think tanks in DC.
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