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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Dangerous Demagoguery

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, March 27, 2007

One of the dangers in being a demagogue is that some of your own supporters -- those who take you literally -- can turn against you when you start letting your actions be influenced by realities, instead of following the logic of your ringing rhetoric...

Analysis and Commentary

A 'disgusting' House bill on Iraq

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, March 27, 2007

I would have joined surge supporters in voting against the House supplemental appropriations bill because of the constraints it seeks to impose on whatever ability we may have to get to acceptable conditions in Iraq, especially the arbitrary imposition of a withdrawal timetable regardless of military needs...

Analysis and Commentary

Capital Currents

by Michael Spencevia Wall Street Journal
Monday, March 26, 2007

For the past few years, the U.S. has generated insufficient domestic savings to cover its investment needs...

In the News
In the News

UN sanctions seen hurting Iran despite oil wealth

with Abbas Milanivia Daily Times (Pakistan)
Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Years of US imposed sanctions forced Iranian industry to be more self-reliant but mounting pressure is deterring even Iranians from making long-term investments...

In the News

Four years into this ruinous adventure, the war is finally coming home

with Victor Davis Hansonvia McClatchy Newspapers
Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Four years ago, I sat on a bar stool in Manhattan and watched President Bush on TV announce the beginning of war with Iraq...

In the News

Unnecessary conflict

with George P. Shultzvia Washington Times
Tuesday, March 27, 2007

An unnecessary conflict is brewing over the president's qualified constitutional privilege to protect the confidentiality of presidential communications and the congressional power of inquiry...

In the News

Opinion | Editorials, Opinion Piece Discuss Rules Proposed To Prevent Conflicts of Interest Among FDA Advisory Committee Members

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Kaisernetwork.org
Monday, March 26, 2007

Several newspapers recently published two editorials and an opinion piece on rules recently proposed by FDA under which medical experts with more than a $50,000 financial interest in pharmaceutical companies could not serve on agency advisory committees that review their products or the products of their competitors...

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CSU teachers: Reward with no risk

with Tibor R. Machanvia Orange County Register
Friday, March 23, 2007

The California State University system's teachers union has found a way to make a bad situation worse: threaten to go on strike...