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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Checking America Into Rehab

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, November 4, 2010

In our three-step road to recovery, we, the sick patient, must first end the denial, then accept the tough medicine, and finally change the entrenched habits that caused the addiction...

Analysis and Commentary

Packaging Politics With Personality

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes.com
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Candidates represent what might be called tied purchases of a market basket of goods. The only choices that are given to hapless voters is to pick one such basket over another...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama Doesn’t Get It

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

President Obama came close, but he still just cannot admit that his radical policies and their effects on the economy are the cause of his devastating political rebuke...

Analysis and Commentary

What the Election Was Not About

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

...[U]ntil [President Obama] offers fiscal responsibility, private sector encouragement, reassurance of adhering to singular American capitalism, and pro-jobs tax policies, he will continue more of these Orwellian, thinking-out-loud press conferences...

Analysis and Commentary

Reactions to the President's post-election press conference

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Here are my initial reactions to important economic policy elements of the President’s press conference...

Analysis and Commentary

It's time for consensus

by Kori Schakevia Shadow Government (Foreign Policy)
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

[N]ow that the dust is settling on the dimensions of Republican victory, what is it likely to mean for the wars we are fighting...?

Analysis and Commentary

Certainly Milton Friedman Would Not Have Supported QE2

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Many have asked whether Milton Friedman would have favored the type of massive quantitative easing which the Fed embarked on today. I have argued that he would not...

Analysis and Commentary

Election Thoughts

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

California’s Republican Quandary...At Least Pelosi Had a Bad Night, Too...The GOP’s New Friend? Initiatives...The Big Empty...[and] Jeff Gorell, Role Model...

Analysis and Commentary

Can the president and GOP Congress work together?

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

The motif Tuesday night may have been compromise. But the reality may be legislative stalemate...

Analysis and Commentary

We feel the absence of Germany's shoulder at the European wheel

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

This country has remade itself as open, liberal and economically ingenious. And the rest of Europe still needs it...

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on the John Batchelor Show

with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

GUESTS: Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution; Larry Johnson, No Quarter blog; Sadanand Dhume, author; Martin Fackler, The New York Times...

Interviews

Fouad Ajami and Tod Lindberg on the John Batchelor Show

with Fouad Ajami, Tod Lindbergvia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

GUESTS: Bret Stephens, WSJ; Todd Lindberg, Hoover Institution; Fouad Ajami, Hoover Institution; Jeff Bliss, The Bliss Index...

Interviews

Fed Matters

with John B. Taylorvia Kudlow Report (CNBC)
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Insight on the Fed's decision to pump more liquidity into the economy, with Dan Greenhaus, Miller Tabak; John Taylor, Stanford University; and CNBC's Rick Santelli & Larry Kudlow...

In the News
In the News

Medical panel rules called too restrictive

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Washington Times
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
In the News

Governor sets sights on federal climate change law

with George P. Shultzvia Associated Press
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
In the News

What next for Meg Whitman, Carly Fiorina?

with Bill Whalenvia San Jose Mercury News
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
In the News

Jerry Brown Elected Governor Of California Again

with Bill Whalenvia Neon Tommy (USC - Annenberg)
Tuesday, November 2, 2010