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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Ramping up on Iran

by Arnold Beichmanvia Washington Times
Sunday, March 18, 2007

In the words of Henry Kissinger: "There are all kinds of tactical discussions about how to deal with Iran.... But there are a number of fundamental principles to keep in mind...

Analysis and Commentary

Global warming resilience required

by Henry I. Millervia Washington Times
Friday, March 16, 2007

From the Earth's poles to the tropics, from the oceans to the most fertile farming regions, global warming could present daunting challenges...

In the News
In the News

For the record: Desperate times for education

with Eric Hanushekvia Sacramento Bee
Monday, March 19, 2007

Last week, editorial board members met with education experts connected with the just-released "Getting Down to Facts," a package of 22 studies on school finance and governance in California by 55 researchers from across the country...

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Gingrich tapped to speak to grads

with Newt Gingrichvia Free-Lance Star (VA)
Monday, March 19, 2007

Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Newt Gingrich will give the spring commencement address at the University of Mary Washington...

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How to Use Pensions to Improve Judicial Tenure-Becker

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, March 18, 2007

Posner shows that salaries of federal judges are low compared to those of lawyers in private practice or academia, and judges' salaries have declined substantially over time relative to earnings of practitioners and law professors...

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Giuliani gets support from Nunes, others

with Bill Whalenvia Gannett News Service
Saturday, March 17, 2007

With the presidential election less than two years away, a handful of conservative Republican lawmakers from California like Rep. Devin Nunes of Visalia are already rallying around less-than-conservative former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani for the Republican nomination...

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Left vs. Right, East vs. West, Spartan vs. Theban

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Friday, March 16, 2007

Valeria Plame’s sermon under oath about the virtues of CIA employees eschewing ideology and politics was laughable...

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Hoover Fellow Joseph Berger Receives W.E.B. DuBois Award

with Joseph Bergervia Business Wire
Thursday, March 15, 2007

The American Sociological Association announced recently that Hoover Institution senior fellow Joseph Berger and professor emeritus of the sociology department of Stanford University is the recipient of the 2007 W.E.B. DuBois Award...