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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Nothing Changed Yesterday—And Trump Is Still Not on the Path to Nomination

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Before we begin debunking, let’s start with the obvious: It was undoubtedly a good night for Trump and unsurprisingly so, as NR’s Henry Olsen predicted on election eve.

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#NeverCoup: Why This Week’s RNC Rules Committee Meeting May Determine The GOP Nominee

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Tuesday, April 19, 2016

There’s a lot at stake at the RNC’s rules committee meeting this week during the party’s spring retreat in Florida—and a lot of misinformation out there as well. 

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What Trump Knows

by Jeremy Carlvia Hoover Digest
Monday, April 18, 2016

The GOP may not need the Donald, but it certainly needs his supporters.

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#NeverCoup

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Thursday, April 7, 2016

Republican leaders seeking an alternative to Cruz or Trump are living in a dangerous fantasyland.

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Why Jeb Bush’s Endorsement Is A Game-Changer For Cruz

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The endorsement of Ted Cruz by Jeb Bush today had a surprisingly enthusiastic tone, with Bush calling Cruz “a consistent, principled, conservative who has shown he can unite the party.” But beyond the positive language, the Bush endorsement is Cruz’s most significant to date for many reasons.

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The Insane Campaign Of John Kasich

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The GOP primary is a battle between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz. This has been fairly obvious since at least Super Tuesday, and it is overwhelmingly obvious today.

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The Republicans’ Rotten Boroughs

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Before the passage of England’s Reform Laws in 1832 that changed district boundaries and rules for the House of Commons, England’s politics had become notorious for so-called rotten boroughs. 

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Rubio And Cruz Gambled Against Trump And Came Up Snake Eyes

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Wednesday, February 24, 2016

I know this will come as a shock to many NRO readers, but a state built on glitz and legalized casino gambling, a state where prostitution is legal in several counties and one where one of the candidates who exemplifies the aforementioned characteristics has his name on the tallest residential building, isn’t necessarily the state that is likely to be an electoral stronghold for family-values Republicans or traditional conservatives—or frankly anyone not named Donald J. Trump.

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A Three-Man Race After South Carolina: What We Learned

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Sunday, February 21, 2016

Obviously, at a most basic level Trump was a winner here, and the decisiveness of his ten-point win shouldn’t be minimized. He is clearly the front-runner in the race right now and he looks to have won all of South Carolina’s delegates. On the other hand, it is not just attempting to paint a bright picture for the Trump alternatives to say that Trump’s results showed he is still quite beatable.

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Rubio’s Endorsement By Gov. Haley Has Risks And Rewards

by Jeremy Carlvia National Review
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Marco Rubio’s endorsement by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, while obviously great news for his campaign, also raises the stakes for him in South Carolina. Rubio is currently in a tight race with Ted Cruz for 2nd place in that state, while attempting to fight off establishment challenges from Jeb Bush and John Kasich.

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