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Paul Ryan

This Time is Different

by Paul D. Ryan, Peter M. Robinsonvia Hoover Digest
Monday, January 23, 2012

Paul Ryan is a straight shooter, and health care is his target. An interview with Peter Robinson.

Profiles in Political Courage

by Peter Berkowitzvia Hoover Digest
Monday, January 23, 2012

Clarity of purpose is only half of a winning political strategy. The other half involves a clear understanding of the possible. By Peter Berkowitz.

What Would Hamilton Do?

by Michael McConnellvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Revisiting the founding father to whom a national debt, properly funded, represented “a national blessing.” By Michael W. McConnell.

What a Candidate Needs to Say

by Chester E. Finn Jr., Michael J. Petrillivia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

An imagined stump speech by somebody who “gets” education. By Chester E. Finn Jr. and Michael J. Petrilli.

Vote of Confidence

by David Davenportvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Another presidential season, another attempted end run around the Electoral College. Let’s be careful. Even now, it has its uses. By David Davenport.

The States Are Back

The States Are Back

by Chester E. Finn Jr.via Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Whether racing to the top or sinking in debt (or both), some governors are taking the school-reform baton back from Washington. By Chester E. Finn Jr.

A Medicine for Our Melancholy

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

A clue to that American “malaise”: even people comfortable with government turn queasy when it gets too big. By Richard A. Epstein.

Analysis and Commentary

A united conservative movement

by Edwin Meese IIIvia Politico
Monday, November 8, 2010

The challenges to the founders’ vision of a free America are greater than ever. We must work together to restore constitutional government and the rule of law. The conservative movement can now all unify around that sentiment — and so can all the American people...

Timothy Garton Ash

Garton Ash discusses politics and entitlements with Charlie Rose

via Charlie Rose
Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Timothy Garton Ash, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and an internationally acclaimed contemporary historian whose work has focused on Europe since 1945, talks with Charlie Rose about the deep divisions in American politics and the public’s frustration with unemployment, government spending, and entitlements.

Analysis and Commentary

A Republic, if You Can Keep It

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Thursday, August 19, 2010

This summer Massachusetts became the 6th state to join the national popular vote movement. This end-run around the Electoral College requires a state to cast its electoral votes for the winner of the national popular vote, disregarding its own state outcome...