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Analysis and Commentary
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Analysis and Commentary

The Prisoner Swap Deal

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

People are arguing about what the United States got out of the deal that swapped five top level terrorist leaders for one American soldier who was, at best, absent from his post in a war zone. 

Graffiti depicts Muammar Gaddafi's demise in Libya
Analysis and Commentary

Was Benghazi a Scandal?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

If the CIA wanted to smuggle guns to Syria or interrogate al-Qaeda suspects in Benghazi, that was its business, not necessarily the administration’s. 

Interviews
Cybersecurity
Interviews

Lanhee Chen on Street Smart

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg Television
Monday, June 9, 2014

Hoover research fellow Lanhee Chen discusses  tensions in the trade relationship between the U.S. and China on Bloomberg Television.

Kiev, Ukraine
Interviews

Paul Gregory on the John Batchelor Show (19:30)

interview with Paul R. Gregoryvia John Batchelor Show
Monday, June 9, 2014

Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory discusses recent events in Ukraine on the John Batchelor Show.

Blue map of California
Interviews

Carson Bruno on the John Batchelor Show (19:10)

interview with Carson Brunovia John Batchelor Show
Monday, June 9, 2014

Hoover research fellow Carson Bruno discusses the California primary on the John Batchelor Show.

 

In the News
The Federal Reserve
In the News

Study: Bernanke's Fed Lowered the Jobless Rate by One Percentage Point

mentioning John B. Taylorvia Bloomberg Businessweek
Monday, June 9, 2014

A new study concludes that under Ben Bernanke, the Federal Reserve’s extraordinary measures to fight the financial crisis cut the unemployment rate by about 1 percentage point from what it would otherwise have been.

Hillary Clinton
In the News

Democrats Want Hillary to Have Competition on 2016 Ballot

quoting Kori Schakevia NewsMax
Monday, June 9, 2014

Most Democrats say they'd vote for Hillary Clinton if she runs for president, a Washington Post-ABC News poll indicated, but they don't want her to be the only name on the ballot.

Hoover fellows testify at congressional hearings
In the News

Chartering success on Capitol Hill

quoting Margaret (Macke) Raymondvia Taunton Daily Gazette
Monday, June 9, 2014

In a year when substantive domestic legislation remains elusive — comprehensive reforms on immigration and taxes have dimmed once again — perhaps the most meaningful bill yet was delivered by the U.S. House last month.