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In the News

Barring big changes in landscape, he'll be back

with Bill Whalenvia San Diego Union-Tribune
Sunday, September 3, 2006

Heading into the Labor Day weekend with a double-digit lead, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger continues to dominate the campaign agenda and broaden his support with a succession of high-profile agreements with legislative Democrats...

In the News

Fight, flight or decentralization? -- Experts clash over strategies for continued U.S. role in Iraq

with Larry Diamondvia North County Times (CA)
Saturday, September 2, 2006

As the debate over the continued presence of the United States in Iraq intensifies with congressional elections now just two months away, Washington legislators and talk-show hosts aren't the only ones with clashing opinions on the best strategy for the war...

Analysis and Commentary

Got to Admit It's Getting Better...

by David R. Hendersonvia TCS Daily
Friday, September 1, 2006

In two major newspaper articles, one in last Monday's New York Times (August 28, 2006) and one in last Wednesday's Washington Post (August 30, 2006), two of the nation's leading newspapers do their readers a huge disservice...

In the News

Are You on the NewsHour’s Guestlist?

with Hoover Institutionvia Fairness-Accuracy in Reporting
Friday, September 1, 2006

In 2005, Kenneth Tomlinson, chair of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting—and thus the person in charge of disbursing federal public broadcasting funds—sparked controversy with his aggressive push to move PBS and NPR to the right...

Analysis and Commentary

I swear, what is up with cursing on TV programs?

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom News Networks
Friday, September 1, 2006

Is everyone getting more and more angry with the world...

Analysis and Commentary

Beyond Red and Blue

by Morris P. Fiorinavia Stanford Magazine
Friday, September 1, 2006

During the long decade between pundit Pat Buchanan’s declaration of war and novelist Jane Smiley’s cry of anguish, the notion that America had split into two bitterly opposed political camps became as commonplace as apple pie...

Analysis and Commentary

Random thoughts on the passing scene

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Someone said that good judgment comes from experience — which in turn comes from bad judgment...

Analysis and Commentary

Vice presidential possibilities

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Do you need to know who a party's presidential nominee will be before you can say anything about who its nominee for vice president will be…

Analysis and Commentary

With and without Hillary

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Tuesday, August 22, 2006

Some of the key considerations in selecting a vice presidential running mate, as followers of our summer seminar in this space know, are part unity, ticket balancing, electoral advantage and plausibility as an eventual successor to the Oval Office…

Analysis and Commentary

Big Talk, Little Will

with George P. Shultzvia New York Times
Wednesday, August 16, 2006

The defeat of Senator Joe Lieberman by the upstart antiwar Democrat Ned Lamont has sparked a firestorm of debate about the direction of the Democratic Party…

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