Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Blue-State Bailout in Disguise

by Paul E. Petersonvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, September 15, 2011

Our new study shows that under the Obama jobs bill, debt-ridden states will get another big handout...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama Becomes the Fall Guy

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, September 15, 2011

If Democrats do not blame the public's anger on their once-beloved messenger, then they are left only with their message itself. And that is something they simply cannot accept...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama's New Maiestas

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Ricochet
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

There are a lot of disturbing—and ironic—things about the new Obama effort (AttackWatch.com) to monitor, hunt down, and attack its critics...

Analysis and Commentary

The President’s construction pitch

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

The political reasons for the President to push for additional government construction stimulus spending now are obvious. If he wants his policies to be taken seriously, he needs to make a stronger case for them...

Analysis and Commentary

Confirm Ambassador Ford

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Robert Ford has done our country and the beleaguered revolutionaries in Syria a great service in bearing witness to their struggle...

Analysis and Commentary

That Special Feeling

by Bill Whalenvia Advancing a Free Society
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Add it all up, and the President’s looking like a shakier bet for re-election – and not just in a state where gambling’s already popular...

Analysis and Commentary

Let Them Drink Dust!

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes.com
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

In any scientific dispute spawned by the Endangered Species Act, the government almost always wins...But not always...

Analysis and Commentary

A Dictator's Handbook for the President

by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, Alastair Smithvia Foreign Policy
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

To win in 2012, Obama's going to have to act a bit more like the tyrants he's so proud of toppling...

Interviews
Interviews

Despite Crisis, Do Countries Benefit From Eurozone?

with Josef Joffevia Morning Edition (NPR)
Thursday, September 15, 2011

For the last couple of years there has been nothing but frustration for the European countries that use the euro. Josef Joffe...tells David Greene that debt-ridden countries like Greece "can't be on the dole forever"...

Interviews

A 21-Hour Attack in Kabul

with Fouad Ajamivia DEFCON-3 with KT McFarland (FoxNews.com)
Thursday, September 15, 2011

A Tour from Kabul to the Pentagon — K.T. McFarland examines the national security issues affecting our country...

Interviews

Keith Hennessey on Economic Policy

with Keith Hennesseyvia Morning Show (WMOX)
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Keith Hennessey joins Bill Smith, Dr Jim Leggette and The Dog on The Morning Show. Keith is currently a Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University...

Interviews

Ying Ma on Armstrong & Getty

with Ying Mavia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Ying Ma, author of Chinese girl in the Ghetto. comes back to talk more about her book and experience growing up in Oakland...

Interviews

Should the Government Do More To Close The Wealth Gap?

with Russell Robertsvia Conversation (KUOW)
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

By some estimates, the top 1 percent of Americans now control 40 percent nation's wealth...So what is to be done? Should the government do more to try to close the gap in the United States? We'll hear two perspectives...

In the News
In the News

An Assessment of the President’s Proposal to Stimulate the Economy and Create Jobs

by John B. Taylorvia U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Testimony Before the Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight and Government Spending...

In the News

The Need for a Comprehensive Economic Strategy

by John B. Taylorvia U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Testimony before the Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth...