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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Anatomy of Congressional Narcissism

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, June 17, 2011

Our bloated governments lead public officials to hubris, which leads to scandal...

Analysis and Commentary

Problems with the Obama Administration’s War Powers Resolution Theory

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Thursday, June 16, 2011

In this long post I analyze the Obama administration’s legal arguments for compliance with the War Powers Resolution...

Analysis and Commentary

Thoughts on the Greek Madness

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Thursday, June 16, 2011

Anyone who has lived in Greece can see why the question of default or a “haircut” is not a matter of if, but when...

Analysis and Commentary

Why Avoiding Bailouts is Good Policy

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, June 16, 2011

Asgeir Jonsson’s interesting and perceptive article in today’s Wall Street Journal provides a clear lesson for students and policymakers alike about the harm that comes from bailouts and the good that comes from avoiding them...

Analysis and Commentary

Should California’s Controller Cut Off the Legislature’s Pay?

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, June 16, 2011

...[W]hat’s stopping California State Controller John Chiang, whose signature you’ll find on the bottom right-hand corner of the State of California’s checks, from punishing the Legislature by denying their pay...?

Analysis and Commentary

The Green Movement: Two Years Later, the Iranian Regime Continues to Brutalize Its Own People

by Abbas Milanivia New Republic
Thursday, June 16, 2011

With the second anniversary of Iran’s Green Movement earlier this week, it’s worth keeping track of the cruel litany of bloodshed and oppression that the regime continues to carry out against its own people...

In the News
In the News

Left & Right with Andrew Breitbart: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, June 17, 2011
In the News

White House Defends Continuing U.S. Role in Libya Operation

with Jack Goldsmithvia New York Times
Thursday, June 16, 2011