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Elizabeth Warren’s Corporate Illogic

by Richard A. Epsteinvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

American corporate law provides that boards of directors are chosen solely by shareholders, to whom the directors owe an exclusive fiduciary duty to maximize shareholder value. That simple proposition has generated benefits not only for shareholders but also for workers, suppliers, customers, bondholders and communities.

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17 Years Of Economic And Security Challenges

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Today we remember September 11, 2001 and all that has changed in the past 17 years.

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How Far Have We Come Since 9/11? Only A Short Walk Across Flushing Meadows

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

I offer you two views of the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America.

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Medicare Reforms Both Parties Can Live With

by Lanhee J. Chen, James C. Caprettavia Politico
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Last year’s war on Capitol Hill over repealing Obamacare might suggest that when it comes to health care, Democrats and Republicans can’t agree on anything. But we think that’s too simplistic.

Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

John Bolton Is Right To Call Out The International Criminal Court's Political Agenda

by David Davenportvia Washington Examiner
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

National security adviser John Bolton stirred the international waters this week by calling out the International Criminal Court for what it is and has always been — a political institution with an agenda, clothed in the finery of judicial robes. 

Analysis and Commentary

Lanhee Chen: Another Bad Idea Coming Out of California

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Townhall Review
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The liberal politicians in California are at it again. Their latest idea?  Legislation that would create “safe injection” sites in San Francisco, where addicts can be supervised while they abuse illicit substances like heroin.

Analysis and Commentary

Point Of View: Oklahoma’s Math Standards Don’t Make The Grade

by Amber M. Northern, Michael J. Petrillivia News OK
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

In spring 2016, Oklahoma adopted new math and English language arts (ELA) standards after making the decision drop the Common Core. In doing so, it was well within its rights. But Oklahoma also has a responsibility to make sure its standards are strong, clear and rigorous. For ELA, the state has accomplished this. But for math, it fell short.

Analysis and Commentary

Never Forget But Also Learn

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

I’ve seen various friends on Facebook today discussing their feelings about 9/11/2001 and some of their experiences that day. Some were close to Ground Zero; others had friends who were murdered; others, like me, were a few thousand miles away and knew only people who knew people who were murdered.

Interviews
Interviews

Pick Of The Day - Highlights From Raghuram Rajan’s Note On Non-Performing Assets

interview with Raghuram Rajanvia Money Control
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Raghuram Rajan talks about depreciation of the rupee, emerging market scenarios, bad loans, and global trade war concerns.

Interviews

Lanhee Chen Interview (1:30)

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Armstrong and Getty
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the latest issues related to the NYT Op-Ed, the Woodward book, and even a little speculation as to who the Dems will offer as presidential candidates in 2020.

In the News
In the News

More Views On Presidential Lawyering In Time Of Crisis

with Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A few weeks ago Bob Bauer and I flagged an exchange we had on the topic of presidential lawyering in time of crisis.  Here is his main article and here is my response.

In the News

Announcing No Safe Spaces

quoting Shelby Steelevia The National Review
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

We’re please to debut an exclusive preview of the forthcoming film, No Safe Spaces, directed by Justin Folk, produced by Mark Joseph, and starring Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager.

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Devin Nunes Claims Russia Is Financing Environmentalism

quoting Bruce Thorntonvia E&E News
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

On the podcast, Nunes and co-host Ray Appleton, a local conservative radio host, joked with their guest, Bruce Thornton of the Hoover Institution, about green groups.