Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Ignore The “Leadership” Prattle

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Forbes
Friday, September 4, 2009

A Letter to My Daughter: When you start college next week, you may have to sit through a speech or two in which a dean hails you and your classmates as "the leaders of tomorrow."...

Analysis and Commentary

Capitalism and the Jews

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, September 3, 2009

My co-blogger, Arnold Kling, posted yesterday on American Jews and politics...

Interviews
Interviews

Spotlight on Jobs

with John B. Taylorvia CNBC
Thursday, September 3, 2009

Insight on the jobs front, with John Taylor, Hoover Institution; and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Larry Kudlow...

In the News
In the News

GOP Principles with Thaddeus McCotter: Chapter 5 of 5

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, September 4, 2009

Rep. Thaddeus McCotter expounds on the philosophy and future of the GOP...

In the News

Darling Rejects FSA Call for Action to Curb ‘Useless’ Banks

with Niall Fergusonvia Bloomberg
Friday, September 4, 2009

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Alistair Darling dismissed calls from Financial Services Authority Chairman Adair Turner to take action against parts of the banking industry that are “socially useless.”...

In the News

Some Schools Will Block or Delay Obama's Pep Talk for Students

with Diane Ravitchvia Washington Post
Friday, September 4, 2009

Parents who want their children to hear President Obama's back-to-school message Tuesday might have to keep them home...

In the News

US press says al-Megrahi release has ended the special relationship

with Thomas Sowellvia Times (UK)
Friday, September 4, 2009

"In a word, gone”...

In the News

When it comes to health care town halls, why should incumbents get all the fun?

with Hoover Institutionvia Hartford Courant
Thursday, September 3, 2009

Members of Congress aren't the only ones holding town halls on health care...

In the News

The Scots and the Terrorist: He That Pities the Brute

with Thomas Sowellvia Huffington Post
Thursday, September 3, 2009

Commentator Thomas Sowell does a great job in his column this week unpacking the misguided and dangerous thinking behind the Scottish government's foolish and immoral decision to release Abdel Baset al-Megrahi -- the Libyan terrorist whose bomb sent 270 innocent people to their horrific deaths over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988...