Monday, June 7, 2010

Press Briefing

Jun 08, 2010

Economic Growth and Institutional Innovation: Outlines of a Reform Agenda

The Obama Spending Nightmare Continues

ACLU's Shapiro: The Thompkins Decision: A Threat to Civil Liberties . . . The Supreme Court has undermined our Miranda protections

Yoo: The Thompkins Decision, A Sensible Bow to Post-9/11 Reality - The Supreme Court may mitigate the harm of the president's weak antiterror policies

Gates on China - Speaking the truth makes the Pacific a safer place

The White House Blog: "Every Child, Every Opportunity, Every Time"

Obama's 'Whisper Number' - White House jobs predictions are confusing investors

Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton Addresses Organization of American States 40th General Assembly

Auctions for Overbooking - A better idea than airline bumping

Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? - Self-identified liberals and Democrats do badly on questions of basic economics

The Bullish Case for U.S. Equities - Though America faces long-term problems, our economy is making extraordinary improvements, especially compared to Europe

Arrogance in the Executive - What the oil spill has revealed about the Obama presidency

In Praise of Blockades - Israel upholds an honorable tradition

Public Education Costlier Than You Think

Press Briefing

Jun 07, 2010

Press Briefing on the New START Treaty. By Rose Gottemoeller, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Verification, Compliance, and Implementation, Geneva, Switzerland

With Friends Like the United States . . . President Obama has emboldened America's adversaries and unnerved its allies

Travel Diary: “Wheels Up” With Secretary Clinton to Latin America and the Caribbean

Jack McConnell, The Judge From Motley Rice - The lead paint lawsuit king gets a judgeship

Bailouts as Usual - The credit-raters say 'too big to fail' is alive and well

Stop The Fearmongering Over Cancer - Despite recent hysteria, cancer mortality rates have fallen throughout the past decade

Response to Paul Krugman's "Things Everyone In Chicago Knows Which happen not to be true"

James R. Clapper Jr. as DNI: "Four Decades of Service"

Obama's Oil Crisis Politics - Democrats want to change the subject from the Gulf spill to cap and tax. BP approves.

Cooperation and Pragmatism: Malaysian Foreign Policy under Najib. By Joshua R. Johnson

News briefing at WH to discuss the progress of the ongoing crisis in the Gulf.
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Why Obama’s Stimulus Failed

Homeownership Is Overrated - Today's economy requires a more mobile workforce

The Ongoing Administration-Wide Response to the Deepwater BP Oil Spill: June 5 and June 6, 2010

Pelosi's Loss Could Be Obama's Gain - A pivot to the center (and re-election) would be easier without the House speaker

The U.S.-ROK Alliance and China: Beyond the Sinking of the Cheonan. By Ji-Young Lee

Tax Hikes and the 2011 Economic Collapse - Today's corporate profits reflect an income shift into 2010. These profits will tumble next year, preceded most likely by the stock market