CIA Director Mike Pompeo reflects on one year at the CIA, the agency’s vision forward, and the most pressing threats facing the nation in 2018.
Join AEI and Opportunity America for a discussion with Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Human Resources Adrian Smith (R-NE) and a panel discussion with experts on policy ideas to eliminate barriers and enhance opportunity for poor and working-class Americans.
America isn’t a race. But it’s not an idea either. It is, rather, a nation. It is a nation whose identity is more bound up with political ideals than most nations: ideals such as equality before the law, self-government and freedom of religion. But those ideals are part of a national culture that is not reducible to them.
On this AEI Events Podcast, Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) delivers a keynote address at a conference on discussing democracy in crisis.
In the latest Remnant, Jonah surveys the public opinion landscape with pollster extraordinaire Kristen Soltis Anderson. They talk fecal craters and 2018 midterms, with a bonus aside about the #MeToo movement. Meanwhile, Jonah may have found his signoff phrase.
How can the goals of a “limited, energetic government” be realized under the institutions of representative democracy? My sense is that the answer lies in both old-fashioned tough-love charity and the institutions of federalism.
This week on Banter we’re joined by Mike McShane for a discussion on education reform in the Bush and Obama administrations.
Review of ‘True Gentlemen’ by John Heichinger
In “This Way Up” — a new booklet of 16 short essays commissioned by Opportunity America in conjunction with AEI — policy experts and conservative thinkers explore how to ensure economic mobility for all Americans.
Nominal GDP was clearly and credibly faster in 2017 than 2015. But all is still not well. The much-discussed deleveraging has arguably yet to begin.