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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Nelson Mandela and Others: Reflections on Hard Choices

by Mark Harrisonvia Mark Harrison's Blog
Friday, December 6, 2013
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Analysis and Commentary

Iran, Syria And Obama's Disappearing Red Line For Assad

by Russell A. Bermanvia Investor's Business Daily
Friday, December 6, 2013

Even though Obama called for an end to Assad's rule in Syria, the administration did nothing to promote regime change because it didn't want to offend Iran.

Analysis and Commentary

Five Reasons Why Jerry Brown Makes Sense as a Presidential Candidate

by Bill Whalenvia Sacramento Bee
Friday, December 6, 2013

If it’s a spirited debate that Democrats crave for 2016, here’s a suggestion: Try to convince Jerry Brown to give the presidency one last try.

Analysis and Commentary

Weak World Economy, Not ObamaCare, Is Bending The Cost Curve

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Friday, December 6, 2013

Obama’s central planners are latching on to what they think is a rare  ObamaCare “win.” Harvard professor and ObamaCare guru, David Cutler (The health-care law’s success story: Slowing down medical costs) proclaims that ObamaCare has “bent the health care cost curve down” as a consequence of  measures already in effect, [...]

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Analysis and Commentary

The Cost of Foreign Intervention

by Abraham D. Sofaervia Defining Ideas
Thursday, December 5, 2013

What is the future of American grand strategy?

Analysis and Commentary

Nelson Mandela, RIP

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, December 5, 2013

I just heard from a KQED news producer a few minutes ago that Nelson Mandela has died.

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Analysis and Commentary

How Republicans Can Benefit From Immigration Reform

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg View
Thursday, December 5, 2013

President Barack Obama’s suggestion that he’d be willing to entertain piecemeal efforts at immigration reform is a devilish trap for Republicans. The best way

Interviews
Interviews

Edward Lazear on CNBC's Kudlow Report

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Thursday, December 5, 2013

Former Council of Economic Advisers chair Edward Lazear discusses economic data and job growth.

Interviews

Kori Schake on the John Batchelor Show (10:14)

with Kori Schakevia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, December 5, 2013

Guests: Daniel Henninger, WSJ. Kori Schake, Hoover Shadow Government. Richard A Epstein, Hoover Institution, Chicago Law.  

Interviews

Richard Epstein on the John Batchelor Show (19:17)

with Richard A. Epsteinvia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, December 5, 2013

Guests: Daniel Henninger, WSJ. Kori Schake, Hoover Shadow Government. Richard A Epstein, Hoover Institution, Chicago Law.  

Interviews

Michael Petrilli on WABE Radio

with Michael J. Petrillivia WABE 90.1
Thursday, December 5, 2013

Georgia is scheduled to adopt new tests for students in grades 3-12 next year to assess the Common Core education standards. However, officials are on a