Hoover Daily Report
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Featured Commentary

Fear may well save the euro. Now for the politics of hope

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

We must recognise that stability of the eurozone is no substitute for the larger project it was designed to usher in...

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Economics for the Long Run

by John B. Taylorvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Individuals should be free to decide what to produce and consume, and their decisions should be made within a predictable policy framework based on the rule of law...

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The Perils of Obama’s Foreign Policy

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Let’s hope we don’t have to relearn the lessons of 1913, 1938, or 2000...

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The Arab Spring at One

by Fouad Ajamivia Foreign Affairs
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

A Year of Living Dangerously...

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The Unlearned Lessons of Daniel Pearl’s Murder

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage Magazine
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The killing of Pearl concentrated much of what Andrew McCarthy calls the “willful blindness” of many in the West to the Islamic roots of the perpetrators’ violence...

Blogs
Blogs

PollWatch: New York Times / CBS Poll on the Buffett Rule

by Tammy Frisbyvia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Do a majority of Americans today favor the Buffett Rule? Maybe. But survey questions that read more like they were designed to focus group the president’s State of the Union messaging and less like public opinion research won’t help us know that...

Blogs

President Obama’s decision to waste (at least) $60 B

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

If [The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza’s] reporting is correct, over the objection of his economic advisors President Obama replaced $60 B of “highly stimulative spending” with a slow-spending but “inspiring” $20 B for high-speed trains and $40 B in pork for his Senate Democratic allies...

Blogs

State of the Union: From Ringside to the WSJ

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

I was at the State of the Union tonight. You cannot help but love the pomp and circumstance of the event...But in between there was much to disagree with, especially from an economic policy perspective...

Other Media
Other Media

Iraq After America

by Lieutenant Colonel Joel Rayburnvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

2012 promises to be a stormy year for the beleaguered country...

Interviews
Interviews

Obamacare & the Supreme Court with Richard Epstein & John Yoo: Chapter 3 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonwith Richard A. Epsteinvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Richard Epstein and John Yoo discuss the political implications of taking on Obamacare in the Supreme Court...

Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Guests: Aaron Klein, WABC; Seb Gorka, Foundation for the Defense of Democracies; Bob Zimmerman, Behind the Black; Henry Miller, Hoover Institution...

Interviews

Writing a 'memorable' State of the Union

with Peter M. Robinsonvia Happening Now (Fox News)
Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Former Reagan speechwriter previews address...