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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Obama, Heed Thyself

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, October 17, 2013

He used to know some important things.

Analysis and Commentary

The Tea Party Victory

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes
Thursday, October 17, 2013

The Tea Party has denied President Obama his long term goal of creating a positive-rights European-style entitlement state.

Analysis and Commentary

Reinhardt on Doctors' Monopoly

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Goodies

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Thursday, October 17, 2013

The Hill reports that there are a number of goodies in the bill that re-opens the federal government. Or maybe baddies is the right word. My two favorite sections are 123 and 146: SEC. 123. Section 3(a)(6) of Public Law

Analysis and Commentary

Rain of Errors

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Thursday, October 17, 2013

In her new book, Diane Ravitch commits the exact same errors for which she lambastes reformers. She oversells the evidence; she fails to consider likely unintended consequences; she doesn’t think through implementation challenges.

Analysis and Commentary

Is the Shutdown Really Worse than Business as Usual?

by Henry I. Millervia Daily Caller (DC)
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

With the “non-essential” functions of the federal government increasingly grinding to a halt, news outlets have incessantly covered the supposed consequences, ranging from tourists being turned aw

Interviews
Interviews

Mike Petrilli on AirTalk with Larry Mantle

with Michael J. Petrillivia KPCC 89.3 (Southern California)
Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Advanced placement classes are no longer just nice to have on your high school transcript they are a must have for competitive college applications. In an effort to give more students an opportunity many schools are getting rid of some of the barriers to getting into AP classes. Some critics say it will dilute the standard and content of AP classes.Others say that it gives students who would otherwise not be encouraged a chance to take part in the advanced classes.

In the News
In the News

Obama Looks to Leave Debt Fight Behind

with Lanhee J. Chenvia Globe and Mail (Canada)
Thursday, October 17, 2013

President calls for greater co-operation as parties look ahead to new budget deadline