Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Republicans and the midterm

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, October 3, 2006

When Karl Rove relinquished the position of deputy White House chief of staff earlier this year, supposedly in order to concentrate full-time on retaining the Republican majority in this year's congressional elections, the most prevalent Washington reaction was that the move constituted a demotion...

Analysis and Commentary

Chaos in a small country

by Arnold Beichmanvia Washington Times
Tuesday, October 3, 2006

We envision an Africa where peace is known by all, where freedom is shared by all, where opportunity is expanding for all, and most importantly, where responsibility is embraced by all...

Analysis and Commentary

Needed: national standards

by Diane Ravitchvia Charlotte Observer
Monday, October 2, 2006

When the next presidential campaign heats up, and it may already have started, we can expect that education reform will be a hot topic...

Analysis and Commentary

Uncomfortable Genes

by Henry I. Millervia National Review Online
Monday, October 2, 2006

Political-science researchers at UCLA recently quantified political bias in a spectrum of media outlets...

In the News
In the News

Goliath at Work

by Peter M. Robinsonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, October 3, 2006

Last Dartmouth post of the day, I promise....

In the News

The Governor's Race

with Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Tuesday, October 3, 2006

A flurry of recent polls show Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Angelides hasn't gained traction in his efforts to tie Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to unpopular President George Bush, but a new study sheds light on why: Voters in Democratic-leaning California simply don't appear to care that their Republican governor is a Republican...

In the News

Two Political Veterans Run For Lt. Governor

with Bill Whalenvia NBC11 News (CA)
Monday, October 2, 2006

Come election day, the governor's race will likely be the one everyone is watching, but voters will also be asked to decide who they want as a back up to the governor position who will hold the office of lieutenant governor...

In the News

Lieutenant Governor To Be Decided At Polls

with Bill Whalenvia NBC11 News (CA)
Monday, October 2, 2006

The governor’s race is the match-up many people will be watching on election day – but California’s top political job isn’t the only one up for grabs—voters also need to pick a lieutenant governor…

In the News

Some last-minute suggestions

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Los Angeles Times
Sunday, October 1, 2006

Starting Monday, the winners of the Nobel Prize will be announced...

In the News

The Spin Doctors

with E. Donald Hirsch Jr.via New York Sun
Friday, September 29, 2006

Last year, Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Klein announced the results of the state and city reading tests in a press conference at a Bronx elementary school, Public School 33...