Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Department of Food Subsidies

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, June 23, 2011

The Department of Agriculture no longer serves as a lifeline to millions of struggling homestead farmers. Instead, it is a vast, self-perpetuating postmodern bureaucracy with an amorphous budget...

Analysis and Commentary

Europe's crisis is China's opportunity

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Economically, it is already a dynamic giant. Militarily, it is becoming one. Politically? Ah, that's another story...

Analysis and Commentary

The Legally Useless House Resolution to Stop the Libya Intervention

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

I realize that the two Libya Resolutions being considered in the House are more for political than legal effect, but the Resolution that seeks to check the President’s Libya intervention is an especially unfortunate vehicle...

Analysis and Commentary

Duke Law Discussion of Theater Detention Operations

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Some time back, I spoke at a panel at Duke Law School on detention policy alongside, among others, Michael Gottlieb, who had just completed a fourteen month tour as the top civilian official in Task Force 435 in Afghanistan...

Analysis and Commentary

Can Obama split the difference on Afghanistan?

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

If President Obama were as good at governance as he is at politics, he would defer to our generals on the best tactics and timing for ending the war in Afghanistan and use his time reviewing the generals’ results and mobilizing public support for a victorious outcome...

Analysis and Commentary

Where Government Knows No Limits

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

One advantage of living near San Francisco is the chance to see how scary it can be when government runs amok. Consider the most recent case—the ballot proposition being voted on this fall to make circumcision of male babies illegal...

Analysis and Commentary

Back To The Future: Let’s Reverse 25 Years Of Flawed Agbiotech Regulation

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

It’s time to go back to the future and finally implement the scientific, common sense approach of the Coordinated Framework...

Interviews
Interviews

Donald Abenheim on KGO Afternoon News

with Donald Abenheimvia KGO News
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Interviews

14th Amendment

with Clint Bolickvia Here and Now (KJZZ)
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Here and Now's Steve Goldstein talks to author Clint Bolick about his book, Death Grip: Loosening the Law's Stranglehold over Economic Liberty...

Interviews

Bill Whalen on the John Batchelor Show

with Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

GUESTS: Co-host Gordon Chang, The Daily; Chris Gadomski, Bloomberg; Dennis Normille, Science Magazine; Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA); Bill Whalen, Hoover...

In the News
In the News

A response from Joel Klein on status quo apologists

with Caroline M. Hoxby, Margaret (Macke) Raymondvia Answer Sheet (Washington Post)
Thursday, June 23, 2011
In the News

Financial State of Medicare

with Charles Blahousvia C-SPAN
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
In the News

Analysis: Troop cuts herald shift in US approach

with Kiron K. Skinnervia Associated Press
Wednesday, June 22, 2011