Hoover Institution

Type: Organization
Name: Hoover Institution
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Opinion: Shaking Down Bank of America

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Stephen Haber on the Department of Justice’s $16.65 billion settlement with the bank for alleged mortgage fraud. Photo credit: Getty Images. ... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

President Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy: What Difference Does It Make?

Hillary Clinton's experience in foreign affairs-eight years as intimate counselor to the forty-second president, six years on the Senate Armed Services Committee, and then four as secretary of State to the forty-fourth-is the biggest obstacle that her ... [Published Family Security Matters - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Mob Rules in Ferguson

Those of us who admit that we were not there, and do not know what happened when Michael Brown was shot by a policeman in Ferguson, Missouri, seem to be in the minority.We all know what has happened since then — and it has been a complete disgrace by ... [Published NewsMax.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

The American Economy: Turtle or Caged Eagle and the Global Implications

Luncheon Presentation by John B. Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Standford University & Former Under Secretary of Treasury for International AffairsRegistration at 12:15pmLuncheon at 12:30 pmClose at 2:00pmU.S. economic growth ... [Published AsiaSource - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Teachers, Public Sour on Common Core Standards

Public support for the national education standards known as Common Core is falling, though a slight majority remains in favor, a new poll finds.  Less than half of teachers surveyed back Common Core, however.The poll by Education Next[1], a journal from ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Hoover hosts the Congressional Cyber Boot Camp

Two dozen senior US Senate and House staffers are visiting the Hoover Institution for the inaugural Congressional Cyber Boot Camp, an intensive three-day cybersecurity workshop organized by Amy Zegart , the Davies Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution ... [Published Hoover - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 4 reports

Does the Common Core Have a Branding Problem?

The Common Core State Standards, a set of educational guidelines that were initially adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia to improve the college and career readiness of high school graduates, have become increasingly controversial. A new ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Libertarian: “A Libertarian Moment in American Politics?”

Help Advance Ideas Defining a Free SocietyBecome engaged in a community that shares an interest in the mission of the Hoover Institution to advance policy ideas that promote economic opportunity and prosperity, while securing and safeguarding peace for ... [Published Policy Review - Aug 20 2014]
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First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Random thoughts on Ferguson, Israel and more

If politics were like sports, we could ask Israel to trade us Benjamin Netanyahu for Barack Obama.Random thoughts on the passing scene:I don't know why we are spending our hard-earned money paying taxes to support a criminal justice system, when issues ... [Published One News Now - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Thomas Sowell: Attacking achievement

New York's mayor, Bill de Blasio, like so many others who call themselves "progressive," is gung-ho to solve social problems. In fact, he is currently on a crusade to solve an educational problem that doesn't exist, even though there are plenty of other ... [Published Kankakee Daily Journal - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Opinion: The GOP’s Big Sky Blowout

Hoover Institution Research Fellow Bill Whalen on the Democrats’ uphill battle in the Montana Senate race. Photo credit: Associated Press. ... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Nothing to Do With Islam

Nothing to Do With Islam http://www.frontpagemag.com/2014/bruce-thornton/nothing-to-do-with-islam/ August 18, 2014 by Bruce Thornton 10 Comments    Bruce Thornton is a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, a Research Fellow at Stanford's ... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Aug 18 2014]

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...Most recently, Fatah bragged about its continuing commitment to murder: "Fatah has killed 11,000 Israelis; Fatah has sacrificed 170,000 Martyrs (Shahids)...; Fatah was the first to carry out operations during the first Intifada... Fatah was the first to fight in the second Intifada ..." Would President Hillary Clinton continue to finance it, or cut it off?
...children across Ohio -- deserve the best we can give them, and they deserve our commitment to getting here as quickly as possible," Bodary said. "Delaying what has been started for three years is unlikely to serve students better than if we continue to focus on teaching and learning in our classrooms. ... Continuing to let the current work started so many years ago provide for a better education for our children is likely not only a better return on investment but the best path possible to serving the students throughout our state."
...doctrine, tactics, theory, or data that might be brought to bear to understand the relevant issues," write Zegart and Lin in their welcome letter. "These gaps and questions provide an opportunity for CISAC, Hoover, and Stanford more broadly to play an early and significant role in though leadership and cross-sector convening."
The bottom line, according to NPR: "So ... was there a difference in responses to this Education Next question and its analogue in the PDK/Gallup poll? You bet. In the latter, support for the Core was 33 percent. In the former, with that language about state control and accountability, support hit 53 percent."

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Does California Need a Debate Commission? [Published Policy Review - 9 hours ago]
Opinion: Shaking Down Bank of America [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - 12 hours ago]
President Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy: Wha... [Published Family Security Matters - 16 hours ago]
Obama on Torture: After Ban, Does His Opinion M... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 16 hours ago]
Lawmakers urged to repeal Common Core standards [Published Crescent-News - 17 hours ago]
The American Economy: Turtle or Caged Eagle and... [Published AsiaSource - 22 hours ago]
Sacramento Spotlight: AB 1559 – Adding ALD to t... [Published Policy Review - Aug 20 2014]
Hoover hosts the Congressional Cyber Boot Camp [Published Hoover - Aug 20 2014]
Mob Rules in Ferguson [Published NewsMax.com - Aug 20 2014]
Teachers, Public Sour on Common Core Standards [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 20 2014]
Two polls offer different results on national s... [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 20 2014]
Two polls, two views of Common Core: What do yo... [Published PennLive.com - Aug 20 2014]
Wonkbook: What you need to know about the inten... [Published Ezra Klein - Aug 20 2014]
A bad week for Common Core [Published Politico - Aug 20 2014]
Support for the Common Core plummets, especiall... [Published District Administration - Aug 20 2014]
A Tale Of Two Polls [Published NPR - Aug 20 2014]
The Libertarian: “A Libertarian Moment in Ameri... [Published Policy Review - Aug 20 2014]
HUFFPOST HILL - Alaska Republicans Set To Recap... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 19 2014]
Does the Common Core Have a Branding Problem? [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 19 2014]
Secure Freedom Radio- ISIS & Hamas, Russia, Chi... [Published BLACKFIVE - Aug 19 2014]
Poll: Teachers, Public Sour on Common Core Educ... [Published Heritage Foundation - Aug 19 2014]
Support for Common Core Slips, But Majority of ... [Published Education Next - Aug 19 2014]
Does the Common Core Have A Branding Problem? [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 19 2014]
Random thoughts on Ferguson, Israel and more [Published One News Now - Aug 19 2014]
Conservative study finds falling support for 'C... [Published The Hill - Aug 19 2014]
Support For The Common Core Plummets, Especiall... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 19 2014]
Thomas Sowell: Attacking achievement [Published Kankakee Daily Journal - Aug 19 2014]
Common Core lost support with teachers, the pub... [Published Oregonian - Aug 19 2014]
Support For The Common Core Plummets, Especiall... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 19 2014]
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Opinion: Shaking Down Bank of America [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - 12 hours ago]
Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Stephen Haber on the Department of Justice’s $16.65 billion settlement with the bank for alleged mortgage fraud. Photo credit: Getty Images. ...
Obama on Torture: After Ban, Does His Opinion M... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 16 hours ago]
Source: AFP/Getty Images “We tortured some folks” after 9/11, President Barack Obama told reporters during an August 1 news conference. “We did some things that were contrary to our values.” Those few words reopened the debate on the enhanced ...
Wonkbook: What you need to know about the inten... [Published Ezra Klein - Aug 20 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
Secure Freedom Radio- ISIS & Hamas, Russia, Chi... [Published BLACKFIVE - Aug 19 2014]
All kinds of fun guest-hosting Frank Gaffney's show today. With Ryan Mauro, Michael Auslin, John Schindler, Paul Roderick Gregory RYAN MAURO, National Security Analyst at the Clarion Project: Discrepancies in public perception of Hamas and the Islamic ...
Opinion: The GOP’s Big Sky Blowout [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Aug 18 2014]
Hoover Institution Research Fellow Bill Whalen on the Democrats’ uphill battle in the Montana Senate race. Photo credit: Associated Press. ...
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