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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Penalty called on college football

by Russell Robertsvia Boston Globe
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

We call football a game...

Analysis and Commentary

The Disaster That Is 'Mexifornia' Turns Out Worse Than Predicted

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Investor's Business Daily
Tuesday, February 6, 2007

n the spring of 2002, I wrote an essay about growing up in California's San Joaquin Valley and witnessing firsthand, especially over the last 20...

Analysis and Commentary

For or against the next war?

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, February 6, 2007

Opposition to the Iraq war has understandably led to a more generally anti-interventionist climate in Washington...

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'Global vacuum of power' may follow eclipse of U.S. hegemony

with Hoover Institution, Niall Fergusonvia Pacific Daily News
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Mumbai-born U.S. citizen Fareed Zakaria is a Muslim and resident of New York City. He holds a bachelor's degree from Yale and a doctorate in political science from Harvard. He was named by Esquire magazine as "one of the 21 most important people of the 21st Century" and has been editor of Newsweek International since October 2000...

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Romney, Battered Over Social Issues, Shifts Focus to Economics

with John F. Coganvia Bloomberg
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney, barraged by months of questions from religious Republicans about his shifts on abortion and gay rights, is aiming to change the subject to economic issues...

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New Takes on the New Deal

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

When it released its budget proposal Monday, the Bush administration -- and its congressional critics -- focused anew on the country's giant Social Security program...

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Can the CBO Spell IRA?

with David R. Hendersonvia National Center for Policy Analysis
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Is the share of income of the top 1 percent in the United States high and rising?

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Nuclear Officials Seek Approval for Warhead

with William J. Perry, George P. Shultzvia Washington Post
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Officials of the National Nuclear Security Administration, which runs the nuclear weapons complex, said yesterday that they hope to receive administration and congressional authorization by the end of 2008 for the development and production of a warhead that could be deployed on submarine-launched intercontinental ballistic missiles...

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Bush Budget Curbs Spending Growth

with Milton Friedmanvia Human Events Online
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

President Bush's budget released Monday, February 5 presents a future where the Bush tax cuts are made permanent, the budget is bought into balance by 2012 by holding down the rate of growth of federal spending and there are no tax hikes...

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An integrated France?

with Niall Fergusonvia Prospect Magazine (UK)
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Concerns over Islamist extremism in the west have for some time been skewing the debate about the integration of Muslims in Europe...

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Becoming Reagan

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Last week, the foundations of a hamlet were found near Stonehenge, the puzzling Neolithic monument near Salisbury, England...

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The Liberal Card Deck

with Thomas Sowellvia Conservative Voice
Tuesday, February 6, 2007

I remember when the Battle of Iraq in the War against terror began there was a card deck distributed to the troops that showed the rankings of the Baathists that the coalition was tasked to track down and bring in alive if possible...