Jeremy Carl

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Jeremy Carl is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, where he focuses on energy policy, U.S. politics, and immigration reform.

He has served as a policy advisor to many national political figures. His academic writing on reforming California’s energy bureaucracy was praised by a bipartisan coalition of former California governors and his recent policy work for a prominent Republican governor was praised by The Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, and the National Review. On immigration, he serves as an advisor to the Aspen Institute’s Citizenship and American Identity Program.

Before coming to Hoover, Carl was a research fellow at the Program on Energy and Sustainable Development at Stanford.

Jeremy’s scholarly work at Hoover focuses on energy and environmental policy, with an emphasis on energy security, climate policy, energy innovation and global fuel markets.

Jeremy is the author or editor of several books, including Powering the Armed Forces (with Admiral Gary Roughead), Assessing the Role of Distributed Power Systems in the US Power Sector and most recently, Keeping the Lights on at America’s Nuclear Power Plants, which drew praise from luminaries including Nobel-Prize Winner Burton Richter and former Deputy Secretary of Defense John Hamre. His work has appeared in numerous academic professional journals.

His political writing and commentary has been featured in the New York TimesWall Street JournalTime Magazine, National Review, Politico, the Economist, and many other leading newspapers and magazines.

Jeremy received a BA with distinction from Yale University. He holds an MPA from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and did doctoral work at Stanford University, where he was a Packard Foundation Stanford Graduate Fellow.

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Analysis and Commentary

The Kavanaughing Of Neomi Rao

by Jeremy Carlvia The National Review
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Rao is an outstanding nominee who, like many other conservatives, is not being attacked for her faults, but for her virtues.

‘Don’t Be Evil’ Axis: Google Blacklisting Conservative Search Results

by Jeremy Carl
Thursday, January 24, 2019

A recent bombshell report from Breitbart’s Allum Bokhari, based on leaked internal corporate discussions, provides what a Google employee called a “smoking gun” regarding Google’s political bias—and how Google has deceived the public about how it handles user searches.

Analysis and Commentary

Why We Need Anti-Censorship Legislation For Social Media, Stat

by Jeremy Carlvia The Federalist
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Social media companies got rich with legal protections as platforms, only to turn around and behave like publishers when conservatives started using their publishing services.

Analysis and Commentary

Midterms Show Dems The Party Of The Elite, Not The Middle Class

by Jeremy Carlvia The Hill
Sunday, November 18, 2018

In 2004, liberal journalist and political scientist Thomas Frank caused a stir with his book, "What’s the Matter with Kansas," a broadside against the natives of his home state and their lurch to the right that Frank perceived to be against their economic interests.

Don’t Give In To The Left’s Moral Blackmail

by Jeremy Carl
Friday, November 9, 2018

A statement posted on social media by Pittsburgh Tree of Life synagogue shooter shows what he shares in common with 99 percent of the members of the “mainstream” media: “For the record I did not vote for him [Trump] nor have I owned, worn or even touched a MAGA hat.” Yet while the president, like most Republicans, specifically indicated he would be happy to see the shooter get the death penalty for his crimes, few Democrats would agree. 

Mind The Marriage Gap: Voters Split On Kavanaugh By Marital Status, Not Gender

by Jeremy Carl
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

It is ironic that the author of one of the most unhinged rants of the entire sad Kavanaugh spectacle nonetheless stumbled on a central insight that has been missing from the overwhelming majority of media discussions of Kavanaugh. In Alexis Grenell’s extended tantrum in the New York Times, directed against white women, she acknowledged what the data show clearly: The anti-Kavanaugh campaign was not really about men versus women.

The Cowardice Of A ‘Conservative’

by Jeremy Carl
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The long descent of Arizona Republicans from Barry Goldwater to Jeff Flake is in many ways the story of the decline of the modern conservative movement.

Analysis and Commentary

‘Enemies Of The People’

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Thursday, August 16, 2018

Are many in the mainstream media “enemies of the American people”? President Trump has at times claimed they are, spurring an effort led by the Boston Globe, which today joined more than 350 other newspapers, including the New York Times, the Miami Herald, the Minneapolis StarTribune, the Houston Chronicle, and the Denver Post in blasting Trump’s rhetoric.

Will Starbucks Become America's Largest Chain Of Homeless Shelters?

by Jeremy Carl
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

When two young African-American men were arrested in April when they allegedly refused to leave a Philadelphia Starbucks after being told they couldn’t use a restroom because they hadn’t purchased anything, the company was attacked and accused of racism by left-wing groups and in the media.

Analysis and Commentary

Here's Why It Matters That Americans Are Having Fewer Children Than Ever Before

by Jeremy Carlvia Fox News
Sunday, May 20, 2018

Americans and Europeans are abandoning parenthood at an alarming rate, profoundly changing the nature of our societies, our politics and our cultures. Last year, women in the U.S. had children at the lowest rate ever recorded. There were just 60.2 births for every 1,000 girls and women ages 15 to 44 in our country.