Decision 2020

Explore Research

Filter By:






Enter comma-separated IDs of authors
Enter comma-separated IDs of contributors

Support the Hoover Institution

Join the Hoover Institution's community of supporters in advancing ideas defining a free society.

Support Hoover


Biden, ‘The Great And Powerful’

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Sunday, September 13, 2020

For now Joe Biden’s best hope is that some Emerald City media lackey does not play the role of the tiny dog Toto, rip away the curtain, and reveal the tiny man and his machinery behind the projection.


In A Carnival-Like Spree, California Lawmakers Just Played Right Into Trump’s Hands

by Bill Whalenvia The Washington Post
Wednesday, September 9, 2020

By the time the clock struck midnight on Aug. 31 in Sacramento — the state legislature’s deadline for sending bills to the governor — Democratic supermajorities had indulged in a spree of progressive fantasy-weaving. 


Bill Whalen On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Bill Whalenvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Bill Whalen discusses his Forbes article "The Speaker’s Death By A Thousand Snips And Cuts."

Health Care

Lanhee Chen: With Health Care A Top Issue For Voters, What Do Biden And Trump Propose?

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia News Hour
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses health care and how it might influence the voters in the presidential elections.


The Victor Davis Hanson Podcast: Is Trump Creating A Middle-Class Coalition Of All Races?

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Victor Davis Hanson Podcast
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses Joe Biden’s paradoxes, Donald Trump’s appeal to minority voters, America’s hamstrung police, the wild and much-repeated claims by The Atlantic that Donald Trump insulted America’s war dead, California’s continuing descent, and the mistake that was (and remains) the lockdowns.


Trump, Race, And Class

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The president’s authentic bluntness may be more appealing to non-elites of all races than violence and condescending lectures.


The Terrifying Inadequacy Of American Election Law

by Larry Diamond, Edward Foleyvia The Atlantic
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The country has narrowly averted catastrophic deadlocks over the presidential-election outcome before. We may not be so fortunate in 2020.

Trump And Biden Could Face Dramatic Post-Election Battle — Here’s What Might Happen

by John Yoovia Fox News
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Election Day is Nov. 3. But if the vote is close, we might not know who wins control of the White House until December or even January. Multiple, complex scenarios could play out before either Donald Trump or Joe Biden takes the oath of office Jan. 20.


Increasingly Volatile Voters

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Monday, September 7, 2020

Joe Biden and his handlers know that he should be out and about, weighing in daily on the issues of the campaign.


Desperately Derailing Donald

by Victor Davis Hansonvia American Greatness
Sunday, September 6, 2020

The effort to stop President Trump is growing comical.



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.