Hoover Daily Report
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A Model to Avoid

by Ying Mavia Weekly Standard
Monday, October 24, 2011

The dark side of Chinese state capitalism...

Featured Commentary

How the CLASS Act's Demise Ends the Fiscal Argument for the 2010 Health Care Law

by Charles Blahousvia e21, Economic Policies for the 21st Century
Monday, October 24, 2011

On Friday, October 14, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced that she was pulling the plug on the “CLASS Act”, a long-term care insurance program...In the wake of this announcement, two competing narratives have emerged...

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Best. Deal. Ever.

by Condoleezza Ricevia Newsweek
Sunday, October 23, 2011

The untold story of Condi’s Peace-Process Anguish...

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The Wounds of Katrina

by Condoleezza Ricevia Newsweek
Sunday, October 23, 2011

My trip home to heal a racially charged disaster...

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Pornography, public morality and constitutional rights

by Robert P. Georgevia Deseret News (UT)
Sunday, October 23, 2011

Every member of the community has an interest in the quality of the culture that will shape their experiences, their quality of life and the choices effectively available to them and their children...

Featured Commentary

Occupy Wall Street and Washington's History of Financial Bailouts

by Russell Robertsvia Foreign Affairs
Friday, October 21, 2011

Protesters in Lower Manhattan are missing the point. The so-called "one percent" actually does a lot of good. It's Washington's willingness to bailout banks that is the real problem...

Blogs
Blogs

Of Course They Shot Gaddafi and They Should Have

by Paul R. Gregoryvia What Paul Gregory Is Writing About
Sunday, October 23, 2011

Let’s accept the fact that the Libyans made the right choice and leave them alone. Let’s be glad they began their building of a new state with a good decision...

Blogs

Rage On—and on and on…

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Sunday, October 23, 2011

I’ve been following the Wall Street protests...Out of all that chaos, I think there are two constants that explain the Obama frustration and the current outpouring of invective at Wall Street, “them,” the affluent, and our capitalist system in general...

Blogs

Biden Faces an Age-Old Truth

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Sunday, October 23, 2011

Here’s one way to circumvent talk that you’re getting shoved aside in 2012 – talk instead about your own presidential prospects in 2016. Or so seems Vice President Joe Biden’s strategy...

Blogs

The New York Times Runs a Correction on an Editorial

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Sunday, October 23, 2011

[The editorial] deals with the detainee provisions of the Senate NDAA. And the Times is, while late to the party, no happier about the provisions than I am...

Blogs

It Sure Wasn’t Pretty, but Harkin-Enzi’s Out of Committee

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Saturday, October 22, 2011

The Senate HELP committee voted Thursday night to send the Harkin-Enzi ESEA bill to the floor. It passed 15-7, with support from all of the Democrats and three Republicans. Now, let the analysis begin! Here are five thoughts...

Blogs

Forgetting Iraq

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Friday, October 21, 2011

As Libya celebrates and begins constructing a free society, they have the friendship and assistance of the United States government...Iraq once also had the help of the United States, but that time passed when Barack Obama came into office...

Other Media
Other Media

Ramey on Stimulus and Multipliers

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, October 24, 2011
Other Media

The Paradox of the New Elite

with Gary S. Beckervia New York Times
Sunday, October 23, 2011
Other Media

Condi’s Freedom War

with Condoleezza Ricevia Newsweek
Sunday, October 23, 2011
Other Media

Larry Arnn and Our Founding Documents: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, October 21, 2011
Other Media

Europe should avoid eating its seed corn

with Eric Hanushek, Hoover Institutionvia Reuters
Friday, October 21, 2011
Other Media

The End of the Euro?

by Bruce Thorntonvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, October 21, 2011

Good riddance to a bad idea...

Interviews
Interviews

Lawmakers, military families react to Iraq withdrawal

with Larry Diamondvia KGO-TV (San Francisco)
Saturday, October 22, 2011

"If you can't exempt American troops from being liable to be tried in Iraqi courts under Iraqi law, we can't stay under that circumstance, that's not a condition we can accept anywhere in the world," Prof. Larry Diamond said...

Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Friday, October 21, 2011

GUESTS: Ann Marlowe, Hudson Institute; Bill Roggio, FDD; Richard Epstein, Hoover...

Interviews

Dr. Victor Davis Hanson on the Dawn of the New Libya and Putting Gaddafi's Death into Historical Context

with Victor Davis Hansonvia America's Radio News Network - Afternoon Edition
Friday, October 21, 2011

Professor Victor Davis Hanson, a senior fellow in classics and military history at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, appeared on America's Radio News to put the death of Moammar Gaddafi into historical context...

Interviews

Senate Rejects Obama Jobs Bill

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Squawk on the Street (CNBC)
Friday, October 21, 2011

Senate Republicans unanimously reject President Obama's slimmed down version of the jobs plan last night. Insight with Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor...

Interviews

The Obama Doctrine: modern warfare?

with Kori Schakevia Patt Morrison (KPCC)
Friday, October 21, 2011

Is this the face of modern warfare? Will the soft hand of diplomacy, rather that military might, be successful amidst renewed democracy movements around the world...?

Interviews

'American Exceptionalism:' Myth or Reality?

with Shelby Steelevia To The Point (KCRW)
Friday, October 21, 2011

Almost since the revolution that created the United States, Americans have considered themselves as a nation apart...But, for all its contributions to human progress, does the US really behave that much better than other nations...?