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For One Bush, Does Viability Trump Family?

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Friday, June 12, 2020

I don’t know what my extended family has planned for Thanksgiving, but if I could be a fly on the wall at some other clan’s gathering it would be that of the Bushes.


Area 45: Tom Bevan: The Trump-Media “War Of The Roses”

interview with Tom Bevanvia Area 45
Wednesday, June 10, 2020

The dysfunctional Trump-media dynamic and the progressive bent in America’s newsrooms.


As Trump Runs For A Second Term, Is He Running Out Of Luck?

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Sunday, June 7, 2020

I do believe that this Los Angeles Times account marks maybe the 1,968th time that I’ve read an article or essay comparing this election year that of 1968.


Red State, Blue State

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Las Vegas Review Journal
Saturday, June 6, 2020

Anyone who takes a close look at the death tolls from the coronavirus cannot fail to be struck by the following anomaly. The states that have the highest death rates, concentrated in the Northeast, ha.......We hope you appreciate our content. Subscribe today to continue reading this story, and all of our stories.


Victor Davis Hanson On Civil Unrest: America Is Waiting For One Brave Person To Step Forward And Say No More

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Fox News
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the riots and why he thinks they have gotten out of hand.


Biden As Paradox

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

His weaknesses are his strength, and he’s not running for the presidency.

The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:

The Classicist: Dark Days Ahead

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Saturday, May 30, 2020

On political polarization, the debt reckoning, and Chinese aggression.

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Decision 2020 Report: Reforming the WHO

Friday, May 29, 2020
Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Hoover fellows offer recommendations for reforming the World Health Organization (WHO), which they argue has been manipulated by the People’s Republic of China.

National Security

We Need To Know Biden’s Foreign Policy Plans

by Russell A. Bermanvia Real Clear World
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The 2020 presidential election is less than five months away. While the news cycle is still dominated by the pandemic and the economic consequences of the lockdown, the public needs to learn more about what is at stake for U.S. foreign policy in the upcoming contest. The Trump administration has taken some high-profile and controversial positions in world affairs. Now the electorate deserves to know where the presumptive Democratic candidate, Joe Biden, stands on these matters. 


If The NBA Can Thrive Under A “Bubble,” Why Not The Presidential Election?

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Monday, May 25, 2020

Assuming it returns to action later this summer, the National Basketball Association might relocate its players, their care and housing and the league’s games to one location – a “bubble site” that better safeguards its stars against exposure to the COVID-19 pandemic. 



decision 2020

The purpose of this portal is to host articles and provide links to content written by Hoover fellows that pertain to the prominent ideas of the 2020 presidential election.

Specifically, it will focus on the most recent polling data and the topics that have dominated discussion during this election season. This portal will be a central location for anyone who wants to look into specific policy options, providing Hoover research articles on the issues that matter most.