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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

What Does the Election Mean?

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

This election wasn’t fought over the issues we deal with here at Lawfare. It was about the economy, jobs, spending, health care, and all that jazz. Yet national security issues always lurk in the background in the post-9/11 era...

Analysis and Commentary

10 Election Night Truths

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Daily Beast
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Palin lost some of her kingmaker aura. Endorsing Obama's agenda wholeheartedly proved fatal. And California and New York are weird. Tunku Varadarajan sifts the returns for the lasting lessons of 2010...

Analysis and Commentary

Understanding the Frankenstein Tradition

by Henry I. Millervia Project Syndicate
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Synthetic biology offers the prospect of powerful new tools for research and development in innumerable fields. But its potential can be fulfilled only if regulatory oversight is based on science, sound risk analysis, and an appreciation of the mistakes of history...

Analysis and Commentary

It’s Still Not about Racism

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Eugene Robinson’s Election Day column makes the serious charge that the revolt against the Obama agenda is driven by race...There are a number of reasons why that argument is unhinged, desperate, and beneath an informed observer...

Analysis and Commentary

“Less Money, Less Reform” Goes to Washington

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Everyone wants to know what a Republican-controlled House of Representatives will mean for ESEA reauthorization. Here’s my take: it will mean less money, and less reform. And on the whole, that will be a good thing...

Analysis and Commentary

Democracy in America

by Kori Schakevia Advancing a Free Society
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Foreign policy has not figured prominently in this election, partly because we’re not selecting a commander in chief. Mostly because bigger issues are at stake than America’s role in the world. We are instead debating what makes America America...

Analysis and Commentary

Al Alwi Argument Preview

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

On Thursday, D.C. Circuit Judges David Tatel, Merrick Garland, and Stephen Williams will hear oral arguments in Al Alwi v. Obama...The case is an appeal from a decision by U.S. District Judge Richard Leon denying Moath Hamza Al Alwi’s habeas corpus petition...

Interviews
Interviews

Henry Miller and Bill Whalen on the John Batchelor Show

with Henry I. Miller, Bill Whalenvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

GUESTS: Bill Whalen, Hoover Institution; Michael O'Brien, The Hill; Henry Miller, Hoover Institution; Jon Decker, Reuters; Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA); Salena Zito, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Larry Johnson, No Quarter...

Interviews

Scott Powell on the John Batchelor Show

with Scott S. Powellvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

GUESTS: David Drucker, Roll Call; Stefan Tubbs, KOA; Salena Zito, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Susan Crabtree, The Hill; Jon Decker, Reuters; Larry Johnson, No Quarter; Sean Miller, The Hill; Doug McIntyre, 77 WABC; Scott Powell, Hoover Institution...

Interviews

Tunku Varadarajan on the John Batchelor Show

with Tunku Varadarajanvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

GUESTS: Larry Kudlow, 77 WABC and CNBC; Mona Charen, NRO; Aaron Task, Yahoo! Finance; Rick Outzen, Pensacola Independent Daily News; Taegan Goddard, PoliticalWire.com; Joseph Brusuelas, Bloomberg; Salena Zito, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Tunku Varadarajan, The Daily Beast...

In the News
In the News

Debt solution lies in success of Europe

with Gary S. Beckervia Boston Globe
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
In the News

The Stimulus Bill Did Not Create Jobs: Election Edition

with Robert J. Barro, John F. Cogan, John B. Taylorvia Corner (National Review Online)
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
In the News

Republican 2012 dark horses at the starting gate

with David Bradyvia Washington Times
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
In the News

Book Review: What her parents taught

with Condoleezza Ricevia Washington Times
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
In the News

What's Bringing You Out to Vote? It's the Economy, Stupid.

with Niall Fergusonvia Motley Fool
Monday, November 1, 2010