Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

There Is No 'War on Teachers'

by Eric Hanushekvia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

There is a growing bipartisan agreement on the importance of rewarding good ones...

Analysis and Commentary

The Multicultural Cult

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Somebody eventually had to say it — and German chancellor Angela Merkel deserves credit for being the one who had the courage to say it out loud. Multiculturalism has "utterly failed..."

Analysis and Commentary

The Multicultural Cult: Part II

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Cultural differences matter. They have always mattered, however much that may be denied today by the multicultural cult...

Analysis and Commentary

Is Barney Frank?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

No one contributed more to the policies behind the housing boom and bust, which led to the economic disaster we are now in, than Congressman Barney Frank...

Analysis and Commentary

Is Barney Frank?: Part II

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Among long-time politicians who are being seriously challenged for the first time this election year, Congressman Barney Frank of Massachusetts best epitomizes the cynical ruthlessness which hides behind their lofty rhetoric...

Analysis and Commentary

Israel and Congressional Democrats

by Daniel Pipesvia National Review Online
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

The numbers plainly compel Israel supporters to vote Democrats out...

Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Challenge To ObamaCare

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Forbes.com Blogs
Monday, October 18, 2010

The individual mandate, individual liberty and the Commerce Clause...

Analysis and Commentary

The D.C. Circuit Has Not Rejected Co-Belligerency

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Monday, October 18, 2010

Kevin Heller claims that the D.C. Circuit in its al-Bihani panel opinion has reached the conclusion, with which he agrees, that “there [is] no justification for the government’s attempt . . . to import the concept of co-belligerency into non-international armed conflict...”

Analysis and Commentary

Obama's Almost Contradiction

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, October 18, 2010

Obama admits there's no such thing as a "shovel-ready project" even though a huge part of the argument for the 2009 increase in domestic spending was that it would go to "shovel-ready projects..."

Analysis and Commentary

No such thing as shovel-ready projects

by Keith Hennesseyvia KeithHennessey.com
Monday, October 18, 2010

Election season should not excuse the Administration from justifying its proposals as sound policy...

Analysis and Commentary

Tom Foley, the Sequel?

by Bill Whalenvia Bill Whalen: Politi-Cal
Monday, October 18, 2010

If we’re to assume that the 2010 midterm election is a repeat of the 1994 experience...here’s my question: name the old bull who’s unexpectedly tossed to the curb on Election Night...?

Analysis and Commentary

Gabor Rona on Choice of Forum

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Monday, October 18, 2010

I intended this post as a challenge to the political Right, not the human rights community, on military commissions. I was, therefore, a little surprised to receive this note from Gabor Rona, international legal director of Human Rights First, in response...

Analysis and Commentary

New York's Insane Political Circus

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Daily Beast
Monday, October 18, 2010

The state’s candidates for governor, “debating” Monday night, threaten to wreck America’s ability to export democracy around the globe. Tunku Varadarajan on a showing that ensured Cuomo’s win...

Analysis and Commentary

Open Mike, Oct. 16-17

by Robert Zelnickvia Arena (Politico)
Saturday, October 16, 2010

President Obama has four major foreign initiatives underway and, at the moment, all four could readily fail...

Analysis and Commentary

This Election Matters

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Friday, October 15, 2010

If you needed a reminder of why you should vote, Congressman Chris Van Hollen, who heads the effort to elect more Democrats to the House, has provided it...

Interviews
Interviews

Dave Ross Show

with Peter Berkowitzvia KIRO
Monday, October 18, 2010

Why liberals don’t 'get' the tea party...GUEST: Peter Berkowitz, fellow at the Hoover Institute at Stanford...

Interviews

Gil Gross

with Joseph D. McNamaravia KGO News
Monday, October 18, 2010

Gil spoke with Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman who thinks crime will increase if it passes and he spoke with Joe McNamara, former Police Chief of San Jose and current fellow at Hoover Institute, who believes crime would be drastically reduced...

Interviews

The John Batchelor Show

with David Bradyvia John Batchelor Show
Sunday, October 17, 2010

GUESTS: Kerry Pickett, The Washington Times; Dave Brady, Hoover Institution; Lou Ann Hammond, Carlist.com...

Interviews

NPC and Book TV Host Condoleezza Rice on her Memoir

with Condoleezza Ricevia C-Span2 Book TV
Friday, October 15, 2010

Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State under President George W. Bush, discussed her new memoir titled: “Condoleezza Rice: A Memoir of My Extraordinary, Ordinary Family and Me” at a National Press Club luncheon...

In the News
In the News

Iran? “We need a new paradigm,” writes Abbas Milani

with Abbas Milanivia Book Haven (Stanford University)
Monday, October 18, 2010
In the News

Editorial: Debunking false fears about Prop. 19

with Joseph D. McNamaravia Orange County Register
Monday, October 18, 2010