Hoover senior fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses race relations in the United States on CBS’s Face the Nation as part of a panel of Southern writers. Topics include race and poverty, and how leaving the South changed their lives.
Hoover senior fellow Scott AtlasSo discusses the lasting legacy of Obamacare on Fox Business’s Lou Dobbs Tonight. Topics include choosing doctors and medical centers, continuity of care, primary-care shortages, and the backlash against Obamacare.
Hoover research fellow Lanhee Chen discusses Washington’s political gridlock on Bloomberg TV. Topics include comparing the political debates during the Bush administration to the political debates today, the economy, and the differing worldviews of Republicans and Democrats.
Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory discusses his recent New York Times Magazine piece, “Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend,” on MSNBC. Topics include Oswald’s motivations for assassinating Kennedy, life in the Oswald household, and Oswald’s perceptions of Kennedy.
Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory discusses his recent New York Times Magazine piece “Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend” on CNN’s New Day. Topics include how he met Oswald, the nature of Lee and Marina’s relationship, the Oswalds’ obsession with the Kennedys, the controversies around Kennedy’s assassination, and Gregory’s goals for the article.
Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory discussed his New York Times Magazine piece “Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend” on Newsmax TV’s the Steve Malzberg Show. Topics include how Gregory met Oswald, his observations of Oswald’s character, and his thoughts on the conspiracy theories surrounding Kennedy’s assassination.
John B. Taylor, the George P. Schultz Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discussed what we have learned from the Federal Reserve in the past century in his talk entitled “After 100 Years, What’s Next For the Fed?” He focused on variation in economic performance, changes in de facto independence (noting that there is not much change in de jure independence), and rules-based versus discretionary policies.
Terry Anderson, the John and Jean de Nault Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, and Carson Bruno, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, discussed developments in the energy industry in their talk entitled “Fracking: Should You Fret or Fete?” Bruno outlined the technological advancements that make fracking profitable today, and Anderson discusses how fracking could benefit the US economy and political arena. The second part of the talk focused on the potential drawbacks of fracking and potential policies to address those concerns.