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Politics and Good Books With Barton Swaim

Politics and Good Books With Barton Swaim

April 24, 2019

A rash of presidential candidates also means a rash of candidates’ books – some biographical, some more policy-oriented, and very few all that notable. Barton Swaim, who pens a politics-books column for the Wall Street Journal, explains why campaigning and quality literature don’t necessarily go hand-in-hand.

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California And Economics On Your Mind With Lee Ohanian

California And Economics On Your Mind With Lee Ohanian

April 18, 2019

What to make of California’s economic health, its new governor and the state’s role as the lead in the anti-Trump “resistance?” Lee Ohanian, a Hoover Institution senior fellow and contributor to Hoover’s “California On Your Mind” twice-weekly column, talks about the latest doings in the Golden State.

Check out California on Your Mind here: https://www.hoover.org/publications/californiaonyourmind

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A Healthier America With Health And Human Services Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan

A Healthier America With Health And Human Services Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan

April 11, 2019

The leading cause of death in the US after heart disease and cancer: “unintentional injuries,” including opioid-related fatalities. US Department of Health and Human Services Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan explains how the Trump Administration aims to limit the opioid scourge, plus other ways to reverse Americans’ shrinking longevity.

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An American Civics Lesson With David Davenport

An American Civics Lesson With David Davenport

April 3, 2019

Granting 16-years-old the right to vote, abolishing the Electoral College, reshaping the makeup of the Supreme Court, states entering a voting compact? All are proposals championed and floated by a left still smarting from the 2016 election. David Davenport, a Hoover Institution research fellow specializing in constitution federalism and Americans politics and law, discusses why one of these reforms is more feasible than the others – and the need for a renewed emphasis on civics education.

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