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Analysis and Commentary

Variety and Vulnerability in American Party Politics

by Peter Berkowitzvia Hoover Daily Report
Wednesday, March 2, 2005

To command a national majority, the Republican Party requires the support of all three kinds of conservatives. But the fault lines in the coalition run deep.

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How He Did It

by Bill Whalenvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2005

How George W. Bush won—and what his opponents must do to regroup. By Bill Whalen.

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The Illusion of "Either-Or" Politics

by Tod Lindbergvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2005

Why George W. Bush is unlikely to veer to the right. By Tod Lindberg.

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Stick to the Basics

by Michael J. Boskinvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2005

It was the Kerry-Edwards campaign that was out of touch with economic reality. By Michael J. Boskin.

THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE: Should We Abolish the Electoral College?

with Jack Rakove, Tara Rossvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, December 13, 2004

As required by the Constitution, the president of the United States is elected not by the national popular vote but by the vote of the Electoral College. In the Electoral College, each state receives as many votes as it has members of Congress. Because every state has two senators and is guaranteed at least one House member, votes of small states count more heavily than votes of large states. Has the Electoral College served the nation well? Or should it be abolished and replaced by a system in which every vote counts the same? Peter Robinson speaks with Jack Rakove and Tara Ross

The Media and Medievalism

by Robert D. Kaplanvia Policy Review
Wednesday, December 1, 2004

A new tyranny rears its head

Varieties of Progressivism in America
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Varieties of Progressivism in America

by Peter Berkowitzvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, November 30, 2004

The contributors to this volume examine the past, present, and future of progressivism in America from different perspectives and with different expertise. What is the future of progressivism in America in an increasingly unfriendly political climate? How can progressives increase opportunity in America and make social and political life more inclusive and equal?

Door-to-Door with the GOP

by Daron Shawvia Hoover Digest
Saturday, October 30, 2004

When it comes to mobilizing supporters on election day, have the Republicans finally caught up to the Democrats? By Daron R. Shaw.

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What Culture Wars?

by Morris P. Fiorinavia Hoover Digest
Saturday, October 30, 2004

Debunking the myth of a polarized America. By Morris P. Fiorina.

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Privileged Sources

by Robert Zelnickvia Hoover Digest
Saturday, October 30, 2004

As the courts seek to learn who leaked the name of a CIA agent to columnist Robert Novak, politics is trumping the law—and national security. By Robert Zelnick.

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