Reason Writers on TV: Tim Cavanaugh Talks Paul/Johnson GOP with Russia Today


On May 6, 2011, Reason Senior Editor Tim Cavanaugh appeared on Russia Today with Lauren Lyster and National Review's Reihan Salam, to discuss Thursday's Republican debate.

Topics: Do libertarian-leaning candidates stand a chance? Will the rest of the GOP need to change its tune in response to the libertoid surge? And given the conventional wisdom that Ron Paul and Gary Johnson lack credibility, what does it take to be a credible Republican (other than going bankrupt multiple times, getting your ass handed to you by John McCain in 2008, being unable to name a newspaper, and introducing the prototype of Obamacare in Massachusetts, that is)?