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Playing Politics With Coronavirus

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, March 9, 2020

Short-term crises are bad times to advance discredited progressive reforms.

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Iran Doesn’t Understand ‘Maximum Pressure’

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The theocracy grows more desperate by the day and can no longer rely on its usual tactics to thwart its Arab enemies and the West.

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Joe Biden Wakes Up, Sort Of

by Niall Fergusonvia Boston Globe
Monday, March 9, 2020

Biden has a big political comeback, but he appears to be out of it. 

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California And Vermont Primaries Show Sanders’s Candidacy Will Soon Be Over

by Lee Ohanianvia California on Your Mind
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

It is just a matter of time. Democratic primary outcomes, particularly in the exceptionally liberal states of California and Vermont, clearly show that Bernie Sanders is not generating nearly the support or enthusiasm needed to win the Democratic nomination, even though Sanders won both these primaries.

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A Conversation With Vice President Mike Pence

interview with Mike Pencevia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, March 9, 2020

A special one-on-one interview with Vice President Mike Pence.

 
Analysis and Commentary
Reasonable Disagreements
Analysis and Commentary

Reasonable Disagreements: Coronavirus, The Constitution, And The CFPB

interview with Richard A. Epstein, Adam J. Whitevia Reasonable Disagreements
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Government powers in emergencies and the Supreme Court’s recent oral arguments in Seila Law v. CFPB.

Analysis and Commentary

In Michigan, Hail To The Victor – Who Likely Won’t Be Bernie

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Monday, March 9, 2020

To the adage that a lot can happen in a year, consider what four times that timespan has done to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and his political fortunes in Michigan.

Analysis and Commentary

Crisis Of The Iranian Order

by Tony Badranvia The Caravan
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The “transnational”: this is how Qassem Soleimani, the former head of Iran’s Qods Force, who was killed in a January U.S. missile strike in Baghdad, is described in Hezbollah-run schools in Lebanon. 

Analysis and Commentary

The Islamic Republic Soldiering On

by Sanam Vakilvia The Caravan
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

A look back at the past few months of tumultuous domestic events in Iran and around the Middle East might lend favour to the view that Donald Trump’s maximum pressure campaign against the Islamic Republic is destabilising and weakening Iran alongside its grip on its regional networks.

Interviews
Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson | George S. Patton: American Ajax

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hillsdale College
Monday, March 9, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the lives and characters of some of America’s greatest generals.

Interviews

Entire Economy Is Impacted By Coronavirus, Says Lanhee Chen

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Bloomberg
Monday, March 9, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen talks about how the White House is responding to the coronavirus and what type of aid package should be passed. 

Interviews

Tim Kane: Knowing When To Get Out Of A Stock

interview with Timothy Kanevia CNBC Television
Monday, March 9, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Tim Kane looks at finding the right time to exit a stock.

In the News
In the News

Energy Efficient Lights Conserve 18 Million Kilowatt-Hours Over Four Years

quoting James L. Sweeneyvia The GW Hatchet
Monday, March 9, 2020

Four years after officials first piloted LED lights in Amsterdam Hall, officials said GW has saved enough energy to power more than 2,000 homes for a year.

In the News

Black Swans, Networks, And COVID-19

quoting Niall Fergusonvia The Bulwark
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Not all vectors are created equal.

In the News

Who Is Really Watching Out For The Middle Class

quoting Thomas Sowellvia The Center Square
Monday, March 9, 2020

“The Democrats have deserted the very people who think they support them.” – Thomas Sowell

In the News

China's Effort To Regain Trust: A 'People's War' Against A Virus

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia The Christian Science Monitor
Monday, March 9, 2020

For the Chinese Communist Party, COVID-19 is both a risk and an opportunity. Chinese state media are used to project positive images in tackling the novel virus but growing numbers of social media users are questioning the party's line.

In the News

Court Finds Fed Law Supersedes Arizona ‘Balance Billing’ Law

quoting Clint Bolickvia Arizona Capitol Times
Monday, March 9, 2020

Hospitals that accept payment from the state’s Medicaid program can’t then try to collect more by going after money owed to the patient, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Monday.