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Let Small Businesses Open Up – And Stay Open

by Lorraine Salazarvia Eureka
Friday, March 12, 2021

All of us who own and run small businesses can appreciate the difficult balancing act California governor Gavin Newsom, local elected officials, and county health directors have had in containing the spread of COVID-19 without doing too much more damage to our beleaguered economy.

Featured CommentaryEurekaAnalysis and Commentary

Beyond California’s Pandemic Response, Questions Of Government Mismanagement

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Eureka
Friday, March 12, 2021

Almost two million Californians have signed petitions calling for the recall of Governor Gavin Newsom. The reasons for this are varied, ranging from his uneven response to the COVID-19 pandemic to staggering fraud in the state’s unemployment insurance system under his watch—and, of course, the flouting of his own public health rules when he attended a dinner with lobbyists at the French Laundry, a high-priced Napa Valley restaurant.  


Newsom’s Annus Horribilis

by Bill Whalenvia Eureka
Friday, March 12, 2021

History shows that California governor Gavin Newsom took office on the seventh day of 2019 under clear skies in Sacramento—in itself an unusual occurrence, as winter weather in California’s state capital has been known to literally rain on a new governor’s parade.

In the News

Stanford Professor: Lockdowns Worst Public Health Mistake In 100 Years

quoting Scott W. Atlasvia Walton And Johnson
Thursday, March 11, 2021

A medical professor from Stanford is now saying something we've been saying for a year.

In the News

The Brutal Attack On Scientific Dissent

featuring Scott W. Atlasvia AIER
Tuesday, March 9, 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has been catastrophic and devastating for those who have succumbed to it. The important issue for us societally and globally is that the risk group is defined and we know much better in March 2021 how to target and manage a response. March 2021 is not February 2020.

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Dr. Scott Atlas Says Florida Did Better Than California In Combatting Latest Virus Surge

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia KUSI
Monday, March 8, 2021

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas compares the COVID spread in Florida to California, and their drastically different approaches to the virus.

Analysis and Commentary

Scott Atlas: The Last Word

by Scott W. Atlasvia Stanford Review
Sunday, March 7, 2021

It is always a great pleasure, and an important part of my job, to speak to students. It is essential for students to hear ideas from many sources, especially ideas they may not agree with. That is a key part of learning how to think critically – and critical thinking is the most important lesson to learn in college, in my opinion.

In the News

Marathon Fight To Pass U.S. Pandemic Relief Tests Democrats’ Majority

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia KFGO
Sunday, March 7, 2021

The battle to pass a COVID-19 relief bill demonstrated how hard things will be for U.S. President Joe Biden's Democrats in Congress, facing opposition from right and left as they try to score big wins with small majorities.

Analysis and Commentary

Science, Politics, And COVID: Will Truth Prevail?

by Scott W. Atlasvia Patriot Post
Saturday, March 6, 2021

Our republic will not survive unless more people begin to step up in defense of freedom of thought and speech.

In the News

Atlas Given Freedom Leadership Award

featuring Scott W. Atlasvia The Collegian
Thursday, March 4, 2021

Scott W. Atlas received Hillsdale College’s highest honor, the Freedom Leadership Award, at a National Leadership Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona on Feb. 18.


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The Working Group on Health Care Policy devises public policies that enable more Americans to get better value for their health care dollar and foster appropriate innovations that will extend and improve life.