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Central Bank Governance and Oversight Reform

via Books by Hoover Fellows A group of distinguished scholars and policy makers discuss key questions about Federal Reserve decision making, oversight, and governance, both internal and external. … Read entire article »

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Cadillac in the Ditch

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest The tax on high-cost insurance plans was running rough from the start. Here’s what that clunker has taught us. … Read entire article »

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ObamaCare Gets a Checkup

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest It’s neither dying nor thriving—but it does need some bitter medicine. … Read entire article »

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Better Ideas, Stat

Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest Just as predicted, patients are facing higher costs, fewer choices, and swelling bureaucracy. ObamaCare needs urgent care. … Read entire article »

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What Trump Knows

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest The GOP may not need the Donald, but it certainly needs his supporters. … Read entire article »

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Stuck in the Middle

Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest It’s the independents, not the true believers, who make or break a candidate. And they don’t think all that much of Donald Trump. … Read entire article »

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The Tax Code, Unchained

Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest We really could transform our nightmarish tax system. Here’s how. … Read entire article »

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Fail and Fail Again

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest Like a bad penny, socialism keeps coming back. … Read entire article »

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Share and Share Alike

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest The sharing economy isn’t just about convenience. It’s a revolution in the use of labor and assets. … Read entire article »

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Cast Out the “Economic Evils”

Image credit:  Taylor Jones Blank Section (Placeholder) via Hoover Digest Five ideas for getting monetary policy back on track. … Read entire article »

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Kasich Lays Out Vision Of Optimism In Two Paths Speech

(BLOOMBERG) – Apr 12 — On "With All Due Respect,†Mark Halperin and John Heilemann discuss Governor John Kasich’s "Two Paths†speech in New York on Tuesday. Related Links from Bloomberg Politics:U.S. High Court’s Birth-Control Compromise Gets Mixed ReactionObama Lawyers Say Court’s Birth-Control Compromise UnneededCampaign Wrap: Ryan’s Latest ‘No’ Further Clouds GOP RaceHouse Speaker Ryan Rules Out Bid for Republican Presidential NominationPaul Ryan’s Presidential Denials Won’t Dim Establishment Hopes … Read entire article »

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Rapper Ice Cube On 2016, Clintons And Black Lives Matter

(BLOOMBERG) – Apr 12 — Rapper and actor Ice Cube sat down with Bloomberg Politics’ John Heilemann for a wide-ranging "With All Due Respect†interview. The new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee talked about hip hop culture, movies and how his band N.W.A. was a politically defiant act. He also weighed in on 2016 politics, discussing Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and the Black Lives Matter movement. Related Links from Bloomberg Politics:U.S. High Court’s Birth-Control Compromise Gets Mixed ReactionObama Lawyers Say Court’s Birth-Control Compromise UnneededCampaign Wrap: Ryan’s Latest ‘No’ Further Clouds GOP RaceHouse Speaker Ryan Rules Out Bid for Republican Presidential NominationPaul Ryan’s Presidential Denials Won’t Dim Establishment Hopes … Read entire article »

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Steve Kornacki: Unbound Delegates in Pennsylvania Could Be Trump's Secret "Ace In The Hole"

Steve Kornacki shows how the large number of unbound delegates in Pennsylvania could be the key to Donald Trump’s path to the Republican nomination. Rep. Charles Dent joins to discuss whether the Pennsylvania Republican political climate supports Kornacki’s theory. … Read entire article »

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Maddow Reports Grisly Details Of "Coup" Within Eagle Forum Over Trump Endorsement

Rachel Maddow traces the history of Phyllis Schlafly as the linchpin of the cultural right within the Republican Party and describes how Schlafly’s endorsement of Donald Trump has led to a coup attempt within her Eagle Forum organization, pitting her against her own daughter. … Read entire article »

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"Special Report" Panel: Paul Ryan's Fight To Hold The GOP Together

Bret Baier hosts George Will, Amy Walter and Charles Krauthammer. … Read entire article »

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O'Reilly: Followers of Sanders and Trump Do Not Care If They Can Fulfill Promises

BILL O’REILLY: As we reported last night, the rise of Donald Trump to the top echelons of the Republican Party is one of the most stunning political stories in the past century. Also, the campaign of Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton all she can handle, and who would have predicted that? The popularity of both men is based on promises, things they say they will do if elected president. Talking Points believes that many, perhaps most followers of Trump and Sanders do not really care whether the men can deliver. It’s their tone, point of view, philosophy that is mesmerizing millions of voters. Because the truth is Sanders and Trump will not be able to do some of the things they are promising. We believe they want to do them, but they will not be … Read entire article »

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Hugh Hewitt: Rubio "Not Very Far" From Endorsing Cruz

Hugh Hewitt says that Marco Rubio’s appearance on Mark Levin’s new TV show is “an endorsement in all but name” of Ted Cruz. … Read entire article »

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Full CNN Town Hall With Donald Trump's Family

CNN’s Anderson Cooper hosts a town hall in New York City with Donald Trump, his wife, and his four oldest children. … Read entire article »

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Montel Williams: All Bets Are Off With A Kasich/Rubio Ticket

MONTEL WILLIAMS: i’m not trying to suggest to governor kasich that he prematurely select his running mate, but i’ll tell you right now, you throw john kasich and Marco Rubio, all bets are off. I don’t care what any pundit has to say. He has the best chance of beating Hillary Clinton. … Read entire article »

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Heidi Cruz to Megyn Kelly: Trump Attack "Didn't Impact Me In The Least"

Heidi Cruz speaks to Megyn Kelly about Trump’s Twitter attack on her and opens up about her husband’s “fun” side. Watch Cruz’s full interview on The Kelly File: … Read entire article »

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