Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The First-Person Presidency

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, May 6, 2011

President Obama takes credit for operations that would have been impossible had Senator Obama’s views prevailed...

Analysis and Commentary

Why tax 'reform' talk is idle chatter

by Paul R. Gregoryvia WND - World Net Daily
Friday, May 6, 2011

Our tax code would be a joke if this were not such serious business...

Analysis and Commentary

What Are Our Values?

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Thursday, May 5, 2011

With the passing of Osama bin Laden, the chattering classes on cable television, talk radio, and the new and old media have renewed their discussion on “what are our values”...

Analysis and Commentary

How to Avoid the New Bailout Authority

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Title II of the Dodd-Frank bill, which creates a new orderly liquidation authority for financial institutions, has recently come under fierce attacks from a variety of perspectives...

Analysis and Commentary

The Killing of Osama bin Laden

by Joseph D. McNamaravia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, May 5, 2011

President Obama and our military fulfilled their duty relative to Osama bin Laden. Actions taken during the war on terrorism cannot be judged under the same standards we apply to police agencies...

Analysis and Commentary

Reform still lets banks play roulette

by Jonathan Maceyvia Politico
Thursday, May 5, 2011

...[O]ne key legacy of the [financial crisis of 2007-08] is its enduring lesson about the power of big U.S. banks and the elusiveness of meaningful reform of the financial system...

Analysis and Commentary

Bin Laden Lived To Fight Another Day–Thanks To Bill Clinton

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Just as we will never forget Sept. 11, we should not forget the dereliction of duty by President Clinton and those who were his enablers...

Interviews
Interviews

'I always thought we would get him'

with Condoleezza Ricevia Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN)
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice speaks with Anderson Cooper about Osama bin Laden...

Interviews

The Condoleezza Rice Interview

with Condoleezza Ricevia Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell (MSNBC)
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Today, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice sat down for an exclusive interview with Lawrence. The two had a must-see conversation about the lessons learned from the Iraq war and much more...

Interviews

Keynes vs. Hayek Rap Video, Round 2: Q&A with Russ Roberts on top-down and bottom-up

with Russell Robertsvia Reason.tv
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Reason.tv's Nick Gillespie sat down with Roberts to discuss the ideas behind the latest Keynes-Hayek throwdown, and what his hopes are for the project...

Interviews

Government Policies Hindering Economy

with Thomas Sowellvia America's Nightly Scoreboard (Fox Business)
Thursday, May 5, 2011

Economist Robert Sowell discusses the impact of government involvement in the housing industry and efforts to redistribute income...

In the News
In the News

The Middle East with Michael Totten: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, May 6, 2011
In the News

Europe Hits Pause on Rates

with Hoover Institution, Melvyn B. Kraussvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, May 6, 2011
In the News

Once Upon a Time in America

by Kori Schakevia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, May 6, 2011

What our country’s nineteenth century experience teaches us about China today...