Monday, May 17, 2021
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm CT

Skyrocketing inflation. Gas shortages. Russian cyber-attacks. Crisis at the border. Disappointing jobs numbers, even as jobs go unfilled for lack of workers. How did we get here—and so quickly? More importantly, what’s next, and what can we do to protect our economy, our nation and our families? Join TPPF’s Kevin Roberts, Vance Ginn, and Ken Oliver as they explain today’s economy, the Consumer Price Index, and ways to address the explosion in illegal immigration.


  • Kevin Roberts, Ph.D. (Moderator) – Chief Executive Officer, Texas Public Policy Foundation
  • Vance Ginn, Ph.D. (Panelist) – Chief Economist, Texas Public Policy Foundation
  • Ken Oliver (Panelist) – Senior Director of Engagement & Right on Immigration, Texas Public Policy Foundation