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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The GOP's Immigration Fixation

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, October 14, 2011

Net illegal immigration has fallen to near zero. So why does the issue feature prominently in the presidential race...?

Analysis and Commentary

Iran’s Latest Plot

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Thursday, October 13, 2011

Their imperfect understanding of American civil society and underestimation of our intelligence community prevented the plot succeeding. But they probably gained a significantly improved understanding of how our system works that will benefit future plots...

Analysis and Commentary

New law nationalizes science education standards

by Williamson M. Eversvia Freedom Politics
Thursday, October 13, 2011

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law SB300, Oct. 8, which approves the forthcoming national science-curriculum standards and lays out the path for California to put them into effect in 2013...I see three problems with the policy contained in California’s new law...

Analysis and Commentary

"Supporting" 400,000 Education Jobs: An Unsupported Claim

by Charles Blahousvia e21, Economic Policies for the 21st Century
Thursday, October 13, 2011

The White House has circulated materials asserting that the President’s proposed American Jobs Act (AJA) would “support” nearly 400,000 education jobs...Let’s review in detail how [that concept] is derived...