Hoover research fellow Michael Petrilli discusses the Common Core standards on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal. Topics include the development and adoption of Common Core, the role of the federal government in education, and a question-and-answer session.
Hoover senior fellow Michael McFaul discusses the recent deal between Ukraine and Russia on MSNBC’s Hardball. Topics include the details of the deal, possible actions should the deal fall through, and anti-Semitism in Ukraine as a product of Putin’s nationalism.
Hoover senior fellow Edward Lazear discusses the March jobs report on Fox Business’s After the Bell. Topics include the average workweek, the employment-to-population ratio, and the stagnant job growth.
Hoover senior fellow and former ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul discusses, along with Peter Baker of the New York Times, the state of US-Russia relations on NBC’s Meet the Press. Topics include Putin’s phone call to the White House, the possibility of a diplomatic solution, and Moldova.
Hoover research fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on Bloomberg TV. Topics include health care regulation, the possibility of future reforms, and the Congressional Budget Office report on jobs and the ACA.
Hoover senior fellow John Taylor testified before Congress’s Joint Economic Committee at the hearing on Unwinding Quantitative Easing: How the Fed Should Promote Stable Prices, Economic Growth, and Job Creation. Read his testimony here; watch it here (Taylor begins at time 1:14:27).