Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Israel Did it!

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, December 15, 2006

These are strange times...

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In the News

Iraqi VP says Bush wants coalition to counter al-Sadr

with Larry Diamondvia USA Today
Friday, December 15, 2006

The Bush administration is pressing Iraqi politicians to form a government to reduce the power of Muqtada al-Sadr, an anti-American cleric whose militia is responsible for much of the sectarian bloodshed in Iraq...

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The Recognitions

with Thomas Sowellvia Power Line
Friday, December 15, 2006

The New York Sun reports that bluesman B.B. King will be awarded the Medal of Freedom at the White House today...

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GOP misses chance to reshape environmental laws

with Terry Andersonvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, December 15, 2006

If ever there was a Congress in which Republicans were positioned to remake the nation's environmental laws, it was the 109th...

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Who and Why — The Concert of Democracies

with Tod Lindbergvia America Abroad
Friday, December 15, 2006

Lots of comments here on the ideas that Jim and I, amongst others, are pushing...

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Bush weighing deeper commitment in Iraq, officials say

with Larry Diamondvia McClatchy Newspapers
Thursday, December 14, 2006

President Bush is weighing whether to make a deeper American commitment in Iraq despite growing public unhappiness with the war, according to senior U.S. officials and former officials familiar with Bush's high-level review...

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Celebrity Lists

with Niall Fergusonvia Harvard Crimson
Thursday, December 14, 2006

As the end of 2006 approaches, Harvard's head honcos dish on the top artistic contributions of the year...

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The Sidney Awards

with Policy Reviewvia New York Times
Thursday, December 14, 2006

Though I’m sure they’d do a fine job, I have not asked James Baker and Lee Hamilton to select the winners of the annual Sidney Awards...

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Inside the Latest Poverty Statistics

with Policy Review, Milton Friedmanvia Rush Limbaugh Show
Thursday, December 14, 2006

David Brooks in the New York Times today gives out his annual Sidney Awards, and there's an interesting little passage...

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Chile blazes trail for Latin America

with Milton Friedmanvia Financial Times
Wednesday, December 13, 2006

The deaths of Augusto Pinochet and the failing health of Fidel Castro mark the end of an era for Latin America...