Gene Healy is an American political pundit, journalist and editor.
Healy is a senior editor at the libertarian think tank Cato Institute, as well as a contributing editor to Liberty magazine. He is editor of the book Go Directly to Jail: The Criminalization of Almost Everything and author of The Cult of the Presidency: America’s Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power.
Healy holds a B.A. from Georgetown University and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.