Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

David Cameron's 'no' is bad for Britain and for Europe

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Friday, December 9, 2011

The EU will never be the same again. Britain has become more Swiss, but most of Europe's gone German...

Analysis and Commentary

Boot Camp For Citizens

by Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, December 9, 2011

As we learn more about the American political tradition, we may see a shared commitment to freedom and equality behind partisan disputes...

Analysis and Commentary

The President Who Never Was

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, December 8, 2011

Barack Obama keeps looking for a presidential identity not his own...

Analysis and Commentary

The Euro: What If...

by Mark Harrisonvia Mark Harrison's Blog
Thursday, December 8, 2011

What if the Euro collapses? There's already more than enough speculation about that. I'm wondering what will happen if the Euro survives...

Analysis and Commentary

Reason #1 why Newt Gingrich is a little bit frightening

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, December 8, 2011

Reason #1 comes from a blog post by Josh Barro who digs up this interview with Gingrich. It’s not exactly an interview. It was conducted by Freddie Mac (whatever that means) and posted on Freddie Mac’s website...

Analysis and Commentary

Labeling Of Biotech Foods Is Unnecessary And Unconstitutional

by Henry I. Miller, Gregory Conkovia Forbes.com
Thursday, December 8, 2011

Product labeling that conveys essential information is important, but mandatory labeling of gene-spliced foods is a bad idea...

Interviews
Interviews

President Hoover’s memoirs released in new book

with George H. Nashvia Radio Iowa
Thursday, December 8, 2011

Some 47 years after his death, President Herbert Hoover’s memoirs are finally being published. The near-1,000 page book was originally hand-written by the West Branch native over the last 20 years of his life...

Interviews

EU Summit Deadlock `Distressingly Likely'

with Michael Spencevia Last Word (Bloomberg Television)
Thursday, December 8, 2011

Michael Spence, Nobel Prize winning economist, talks about the prospects for the European Union leaders' summit starting today...

In the News
In the News

The character primary

with Robert P. Georgevia Right Turn (Washington Post)
Thursday, December 8, 2011
In the News

A Problematic Terrorist Detention Bill

by Matthew Waxman, John B. Bellingervia Council on Foreign Relations
Monday, December 5, 2011

The National Defense Authorization Act, facing intensifying debate this week on Capitol Hill, contains complex and controversial detainee provisions...