John Goodman, Peter Ferrara Join Lineup at FreedomFest in Las Vegas

A Better Choice Healthcare Solutions for America


DALLAS, TX, July 9, 2015 – Dr. John Goodman and Heartland Institute Senior Fellow Peter Ferrara will join the scheduled lineup of speakers at FreedomFest, convening this week in Las Vegas. Goodman, President of Goodman Institute and Senior Fellow at The Independent Institute, will join fellow speakers in a discussion entitled, “The Road to Freedom and Prosperity: Abolish the IRS, Privatize Social Security and Welfare, End Unfunded Public Pension Liability.”

On Friday, Goodman and Ferrara will address health care and the recent Supreme Court decision, Social Security, and other entitlement programs. Goodman will sign copies of his newest book, A Better Choice: Healthcare Solutions for America, where he provides clear and compelling answers to the problems that continue to plague the American healthcare system.

Ferrara will also be on location signing copies of his newest book, Power to the People: A New Road to Freedom and Prosperity for the Poor, Seniors, and Those Most in Need of the World’s Best Health Care.

About FreedomFest

FreedomFest is an annual festival where free minds meet to celebrate “great books, great ideas, and great thinkers” in an open-minded society. It is independent, non-partisan, and not affiliated with any organization or think tank. For more information, visit

About John C. Goodman

Dr. Goodman, an author, health economist, and Senior Fellow at The Independent Institute is considered the “Father of Health Savings Accounts” and serves as president of the Goodman Institute, a think tank that focuses on the areas of health care, taxes and entitlement reform. Goodman served as the founder and president of the Dallas-based National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) for 31 years, and regularly appears on television and radio news programs, including those on the Fox News Channel, CNN, PBS, Fox Business Network and CNBC. His articles appear in The Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, USA Today, Forbes, National Review, Health Affairs, Kaiser Health News and other national publications. Currently Goodman is working with members of Congress on an alternative to ObamaCare. Visit




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