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The Big Enchilada

by Michael Baronevia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 30, 1998

Who will govern the Golden State? Hoover media fellow Michael Barone examines the gubernatorial race between Democrat Gray Davis and Republican Dan Lungren—and concludes that on one issue, education, the returns are already in.

Big Government: The Perpetual Motion Machine

by Tom Bethellvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 30, 1998

Despite media hoopla about a Republican revolution, little has changed in Washington since the GOP took control of Congress in 1995. Voters tend to blame politicians for the gridlock. Hoover media fellow Tom Bethell blames the system itself.

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Will Conservatives Ever Get It?

by Terry Andersonvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 30, 1998

How conservatives can save environmentalism from the environmentalists. By Hoover fellow Terry L. Anderson.

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Why the GOP Is Doomed

by Chris Caldwellvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 30, 1998

Captive to its southern base, the Republican Party has become “obsolescent.” A provocative essay by Hoover media fellow Christopher Caldwell.

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The Era of Big Government Ain’t Over

by Peter Brimelowvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, July 30, 1998

These days it’s difficult to find an avowed socialist. But Washington is crawling with neosocialists—in both parties. By Hoover media fellow Peter Brimelow.

Liberalism’s Mean Streets

by Dan Coats, Spencer Abrahamvia Policy Review
Wednesday, July 1, 1998

How conservatives can reverse urban decline

Killing Them Softly

by Joseph Locontevia Policy Review
Wednesday, July 1, 1998

Do needle-exchange programs ward off disease—or consign addicts to death on the installment plan?

Campaign Finance: A Reform to End All Reforms

by Annelise Andersonvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, April 30, 1998

Reformers such as Senators McCain and Feingold want to impose new limits on the amounts of money political campaigns are allowed to raise and spend. Hoover fellow Annelise Anderson agrees that the current system is a mess—but she proposes precisely the opposite solution.

A Budget Only the Beltway Could Love

by Robert J. Barrovia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 30, 1998

Despite the hurrahs among Republicans and Democrats alike after last summer's budget agreement, Hoover fellow Robert J. Barro sees little cause for celebration. A critique of a big deal.

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Diplomacy, Wired

by George P. Shultzvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 30, 1998

Hoover fellow and former Secretary of State George P. Shultz considers diplomacy in the age of the World Wide Web. His conclusion? Less has changed than you might think.

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