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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Menlo Park Doesn't Need A Bailout

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, January 16, 2009

Allow me to introduce you to Heyward Robinson, the mayor of a small city in California...

Analysis and Commentary

Since when is TV a need?

by Diana Schaubvia Baltimore Sun
Thursday, January 15, 2009

Since 1994, we have had National TV Turn-Off Week every April...

Analysis and Commentary

Speech is not free for all at FSU

via Tallahassee Democrat
Thursday, January 15, 2009

Bill Ayers' Tallahassee stopover has done at least some good by exposing the flimsiness of that doctrine that calls itself "campus free speech."...

In the News
In the News

Outlook 2009 (Global economy): The end of Chimerica?

by Niall Fergusonvia Canadian Business
Monday, January 26, 2009

Ten years ago, there was a strange competition in the United States to see who could be more arrogant...

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The Ex Files: George W. Bush Joins the Club

with Herbert Hoover, Hoover Institutionvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, January 16, 2009

When Barack Obama becomes the 44th president next week, George W. Bush will join an even more exclusive club...

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Schwarzenegger's message: Defer big ideas, pass a budget

with Bill Whalenvia Sacramento Bee
Friday, January 16, 2009

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger two years ago compared California to Athens and Sparta in their prime, a shining nation-state that shows the world how to get things done...

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Obama And The Russians Need Each Other To Solve Key Problems

with George P. Shultzvia Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty
Thursday, January 15, 2009

The day after Barack Obama's electoral victory last autumn, most world leaders were falling over themselves to congratulate the new U.S. leader...

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Nuclear Weapons for All? The Risks of a New Scramble for the Bomb

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia US News and World Report
Thursday, January 15, 2009

The global financial order has been shaken...

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Winning the debate

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, January 15, 2009

The side arguing that reductions in CO2 aren't worth it, lost the debate...

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Bank of America CEO takes lumps on Merrill merger

with Kenneth E. Scottvia Reuters
Thursday, January 15, 2009

Somewhere in Bank of America Corp Chief Executive Kenneth Lewis' rear-view mirror, his old Charlotte, North Carolina rival Ken Thompson lurks...

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"Insurmountable Opportunity"

by Larry Diamondvia Huffington Post
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

One of the biggest and most fateful choices Barack Obama will make as president will be the shape of the nearly $1 trillion economic stimulus package that Congress will likely pass within the next two months...

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Stopping the Stimulus

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

I have started asking people I encounter whether they think government spending a trillion or so extra dollars is going to be good for the economy...

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Questions of Justice

with Jack Goldsmithvia New York Times
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Eric Holder, President-elect Barack Obama’s nominee for attorney general, is scheduled to appear today at a confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee...

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Not one. Not two. Not 1.6. 1.57

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Arnold asks the right question...