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Analysis and Commentary

In Case You’ve Run Out Of Conspiracy Theories, Here’s A New One: Democratic Debates

by Bill Whalenvia Forbes
Sunday, July 21, 2019

It’s tempting to look at the line-ups for the upcoming two nights of Democratic presidential debates and ask (in addition to what else is airing on the nights of July 30 and 31): is the fix in?

Interviews

Lanhee Chen On 'Face The Nation' Roundtable

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Real Clear Politics
Sunday, July 21, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen joins a panel discussion concerning President Trump's tweets and how his tweets are used to consolidate republican support. Chen notes that President's Trump's tweets are about expanding his base before the 2020 election.

Interviews

Scott Atlas: Healthcare Costs Up, Quality Down. The Problem With Biden's Public Option.

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Armstrong and Getty
Friday, July 19, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses the flaws in Joe Biden's public option healthcare plan.

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The GOP Needs Asian Voters

by Avik Roy, John Yoovia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Conservatives need to show a particular regard for the desires of Asian-Americans—including their desires for liberty and justice for all.

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Checked and Unbalanced

by Peter Berkowitzvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Constitution blends political ideas into a harmonious whole. Modern partisan warfare, on the other hand, sharpens differences and dulls the harmony, and democracy suffers.

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On, Wisconsin!

by Bill Whalenvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Democrats hope that picking their presidential nominee in Milwaukee will boost their chances in the Midwest. Convention magic, however, is fickle.

In the News

How Did Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Ever Get Elected?

quoting Thomas Sowellvia American Thinker
Sunday, July 14, 2019

I don't want to be unkind, but almost every other week, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez offers up another are you serious? moment. Her defeat of the incumbent, and key Democrat member, Joe Crowley, in the primary a year ago June was the big surprise, and she has not ceased to distinguish herself ever since as a complete absurdity.

Interviews

Allen Estrin, Michael New, Victor Davis Hanson, James Hirsen

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Family Research Council
Friday, July 12, 2019

(27:07) Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses his American Greatness article "Democratic Candidates Aren’t on a Winning Track."

In the News

Not A 'Find-A-Friend' Contest: Bernie Sanders' Camp Sounds Off Over 2020 Candidates Trying To Be Approachable

quoting Morris P. Fiorinavia Newsweek
Friday, July 12, 2019

Vermont senator and 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has taken a new approach to his campaign — going negative.

In the News

‘Great’ Again: To Win In 2020, Trump Sticks With What Worked

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia Los Angeles Times
Friday, July 12, 2019

As Democratic presidential contenders race to draft the boldest and most detailed policy plans, President Trump has stuck to the signature issues that helped him win last time: “Build the wall,” “jobs, jobs, jobs” and “America First.”

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