Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

An 'Imperial' Congress Endangers Pipeline Of Drugs To U.S. Market

by Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Thursday, December 20, 2007

The framers of the U.S. Constitution purposefully distributed the essential business of government among three separate but interdependent branches, intending to ensure that the principal powers — legislative, executive and judicial — were not concentrated in the hands of any single branch...

In the News
In the News

In Putin's Past, Glimpses Of Russia's Hardline Future

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, December 21, 2007

For much of the 1990s, Vladimir Putin worked side by side with the liberals who were fighting to bring democracy to Russia...

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The U.S. – China Trade Deficit: Reason for Worry?

via Hoover Institution
Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Despite consumer concerns about “tainted” products from China, calls from media pundits to put tighter controls on Chinese imports, and presidential candidates from both parties stumping on related issues, Americans continue buying imports from China at record rates...

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Arms Control Person of the Year

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia ArmsControlWonk
Wednesday, December 19, 2007

The Arms Control Association is hosting a contest for the “Arms Control Person of the Year..."

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Huckabee and the Chattering Classes

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, December 18, 2007

I having been reading some of the reactions to the negative appraisal of NRO writers to Huckabee's Foreign Affairs essay—the gist of it being he was unfairly ganged up on by supposed neo-cons and other purported East-Coast elites...

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Prison Sentencing

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, December 18, 2007

The average criminal sentenced to state prison serves a little more than half of her or his sentence...