Hoover Daily Report
Featured Commentary
Featured Commentary

Is Pawlenty Plenty?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Politicians and the media may want a candidate with verbal fireworks but the people want jobs...

Featured Commentary

Immunity: when it's smart to go with the herd

by Henry I. Miller, Gilbert Rossvia Guardian (UK)
Monday, June 13, 2011

With once rare infectious diseases making a worrying comeback, we must stop permitting parents' 'philosophical exemptions'...

Blogs
Blogs

The Art of Appreciating America from Abroad

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Monday, June 13, 2011

Even a brief hiatus abroad always gives one perspective and appreciation of the United States...I offer some reflections this week on the American experience...

Blogs

Remarkable Israel

by Daniel Pipesvia Corner (National Review Online)
Monday, June 13, 2011

Israel’s military prowess — operational and technological alike — is renowned; but the Jewish state, population 7.7 million, is no less impressive in other areas too...

Blogs

Forecasting China’s Decline

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Monday, June 13, 2011

It has become fashionable in the economic blogosphere to predict hard times ahead for China...

Blogs

Circling the Wagons: Middle Eastern Monarchies Confront the ‘Arab Spring’

by Joshua Teitelbaumvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, June 13, 2011

The events of the “Arab Spring” are still unfolding, but for the monarchies of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), this “spring” offers little promise...

Blogs

Thoughts on the Republican Debate

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Monday, June 13, 2011

I watched all two hours of Monday night’s GOP presidential debate live from New Hampshire...A few observations...

Blogs

The Significance of Guesthouses and Training II

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, June 13, 2011

A number of readers have written in to argue that my attempt to complicate the D.C. Circuit’s emerging doctrine on guesthouse stays and training camps is itself too simple...

Blogs

What are Obama's 2012 chances in North Carolina?

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Monday, June 13, 2011

In 2012, it appears now that President Obama will lose the presidential contests in North Carolina and Virginia, perhaps by healthy margins. Race has little to do with it...

Other Media
Other Media

Left & Right with Andrew Breitbart: Chapter 2 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Other Media

Religious Liberty vs. Civil Unions

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Why is Illinois preventing the Catholic Church from doing charitable work...?

Interviews
Interviews

Syrian Regime's Lost 'Mask Of Moderation'

with Fouad Ajamivia Talk of the Nation (NPR)
Monday, June 13, 2011

Fouad Ajami, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, says Syria's brutal regime has now lost its false mask of moderation...

Interviews

Why California may not have to close its parks

with Laura E. Hugginsvia Counterpoint (ABC Radio National - Australia)
Monday, June 13, 2011

In California right now things are pretty grim...Laura Huggins suggests that private enterprise could come to the rescue and manage, operate and even pay a dividend to the cash strapped state...

Interviews

Business Optimism Plunging?

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Monday, June 13, 2011

Why are U.S. business leaders turning pessimistic? Insight with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO; William George, former Medtronic chairman/CEO; Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman; and CNBC's Eamon Javers...