Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

A Brass Age?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

If this is not a golden age of presumptuous ignorance, perhaps it should be called a brass age...

Featured Commentary

South Carolina Message

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The more fundamental message is that the Republican primary voters do not want Mitt Romney, even if the Republican establishment does — and it is just a question of which particular conservative alternative the voters prefer...

Featured Commentary

The Coming Wave of East Asian Democracy—Including China

by Larry Diamondvia Atlantic
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Why most or all of East Asia will likely be democratic within a generation...

Featured Commentary

Don’t Ignore Electoral Fraud in Egypt

by Daniel Pipes, Cynthia Farahatvia National Review Online
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Egypt’s Lower House election is a sham of the military leadership...

Blogs
Blogs

President Obama’s changing economic problem definition & deficit strategy

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Monday, January 23, 2012

In advance of tomorrow’s State of the Union address I have been rereading President Obama’s major economic speeches...Here is how President Obama has defined America’s primary economic problem and his policy response...

Blogs

Back to Kurdistan

by Thomas H. Henriksenvia Debate Club (U.S. News & World Report)
Monday, January 23, 2012

The Obama administration's precipitous departure of U.S. military forces from Iraq jeopardizes American interests in the Middle East and beyond...

Blogs

An Irresponsible Withdrawal from Iraq

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, January 23, 2012

[The Administration's] withdrawal of U.S. forces must have had some other motive than responsibly bringing the war in Iraq to an end...

Blogs

Debate Thoughts

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, January 23, 2012

Monday night witnessed the third Republican presidential debate in a week’s time...Some observations...

Other Media
Other Media

No ‘Sachs Appeal’

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The Columbia professor’s misconceptions tarnish the tradition of libertarianism...

Other Media

The Genetic Fallacy

with Shelby Steelevia Wall Street Journal
Monday, January 23, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Obamacare & the Supreme Court with Richard Epstein & John Yoo: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonwith Richard A. Epsteinvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Richard Epstein and John Yoo on whether the Federal Government can threaten to withhold Federal grants in an effort to coerce states into carrying out the provisions of Obamacare...

Interviews

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita on the Colbert Report

with Bruce Bueno de Mesquitavia Colbert Report (Comedy Central)
Monday, January 23, 2012

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita explains how he uses game theory to make geo-political predictions and formulate car-buying strategies...

Interviews

Tammy Frisby on America Now

with Tammy Frisbyvia America Now with Andy Dean
Monday, January 23, 2012

Guest – Tammy Frisby – South Carolina Primary results and 2012 Politics...

Interviews

What To Expect From 2012 State Of The Union

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Talk of the Nation (NPR)
Monday, January 23, 2012

President Barack Obama delivers his third State of the Union speech in the House chambers Tuesday night. In his 2012 address, he is expected to focus on jobs and the government's efforts to boost the economy and reduce economic inequality...

Interviews

Polls show Romney and Gingrich tied as race moved to Florida

with Bill Whalenvia KTVU
Monday, January 23, 2012

Polls show Romney and Gingrich tied as race moved to Florida. Rita Williams reports for the 10 O'Clock News...