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Area 45

By Hoover Institution

Area 45 is a Hoover Institution podcast devoted to the Trump administration and the policy avenues available to America’s forty-fifth president. It is hosted by Hoover fellow, Bill Whalen

  1. 1.
    California And Economics On Your Mind With Lee Ohanian04/18/2019
    43:53
  2. 2.
    A Healthier America With Health And Human Services Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan04/11/2019
    30:35
  3. 3.
    An American Civics Lesson With David Davenport04/03/2019
    42:00
  4. 4.
    The Trillion-Dollar Storm With Alice Hill03/25/2019
    47:05
  5. 5.
    The Myths of Immigration with Tim Kane03/20/2019
    42:52
  6. 6.
    Is Washington, DC – Trump’s Town? With Mike Franc03/14/2019
    44:52
  7. 7.
    The Roberts Court With Adam White03/11/2019
    56:03
  8. 8.
    Area 45: The 2020 Presidential Field With David Brady and Doug Rivers03/04/2019
    58:43
  1. 9.
    Class Warfare—Teachers Go On Strike With Paul Peterson02/18/2019
    42:21
  2. 10.
    The (Second) American Civil War? With Victor Davis Hanson02/13/2019
    57:01
  3. 11.
    Is Taxing Wealth “Economic Justice?” With John Cochrane02/07/2019
    51:16
  4. 12.
    Venezuela On The Brink With Markos Kounalakis01/30/2019
    54:19
  5. 13.
    Is It Constitutional? Featuring Richard Epstein01/17/2019
    52:06
  6. 14.
    The Lowdown On The Shutdown With David Brady01/15/2019
    44:48
  7. 15.
    What Political Scientists Learned in 201812/20/2018
    47:13
  8. 16.
    Islam Under Assault In China With Michael Auslin11/27/2018
    32:56
  9. 17.
    Giving Thanks With Niall Ferguson11/21/2018
    53:00
  10. 18.
    Iran – Will Protests Lead To Progress? With Abbas Milani11/19/2018
    39:13
  11. 19.
    Trump Agonistes and the Harvard Lawsuit With John Yoo11/13/2018
    52:36
  12. 20.
    Into The Wild Blue Yonder With Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson11/08/2018
    32:47
  13. 21.
    What Challenges Face California’s New Governor With Lee Ohanian11/06/2018
    43:21
  14. 22.
    Election Preview With Dave Brady, Mo Fiorina, and Doug Rivers11/02/2018
    1:00:35
  15. 23.
    H.R. McMaster – “A Warrior Thinker”, Pt. 210/31/2018
    33:38
  16. 24.
    H.R. McMaster – “A Warrior Thinker”, Pt. 110/29/2018
    49:41
  17. 25.
    Is the Republican Party the “Party of Trump?” With Lanhee Chen10/19/2018
    48:53
  18. 26.
    Is America Winning Against China?09/27/2018
    48:41
  19. 27.
    Seven Weeks To Election Day09/20/2018
    37:37
  20. 28.
    Michael Anton on “The Flight 93 Election” Two Years Later09/17/2018
    36:40
  21. 29.
    Trump & Conservatism With Matthew Continetti09/10/2018
    49:18
  22. 30.
    A Hoover Institution Fellow’s Idea Becomes Law09/04/2018
    39:58
  23. 31.
    George Shultz – Learning From Experience08/31/2018
    1:23:58
  24. 32.
    Covering John McCain with Jeff Barker08/29/2018
    32:10
  25. 33.
    The Kavanaugh Hearings with Michael McConnell08/27/2018
    40:07
  26. 34.
    The Hoovers— A Family Tradition of Leadership and Public Service08/09/2018
    35:11
  27. 35.
    What Survey Data Indicates About the Parties’ Chances this Fall08/06/2018
    50:19
  28. 36.
    Taxes, GDP Growth, and the Trump Economy07/31/2018
    41:24
  29. 37.
    The Enigmatic Russian President07/25/2018
    42:59
  30. 38.
    The Supreme Court and Judge Brett Kavanaugh07/12/2018
    42:22
  31. 39.
    Tom Gilligan on Ideas Defining a Free Society06/27/2018
    26:19
  32. 40.
    A Blue Wave in the November 2018 Election?06/19/2018
    46:48
  33. 41.
    The 2018 summit featuring President Trump and Kim Jong-un06/13/2018
    47:15
  34. 42.
    The US Navy - Ready for Anything06/04/2018
    48:50
  35. 43.
    Anticipating Global Insecurity with Amy Zegart05/30/2018
    46:36
  36. 44.
    The 2018 Election – A Second Quarter Update05/25/2018
    52:48
  37. 45.
    Iran Nuclear Deal – The Aftermath of Withdrawing05/10/2018
    51:07
  38. 46.
    Unleashing the Economy With John Cochrane05/03/2018
    44:00
  39. 47.
    North Korea – No Nukes?04/26/2018
    43:47
  40. 48.
    Melania - Citizen and Friend of the World04/24/2018
    43:41
  41. 49.
    Modernizing National Parks – At What Price?04/17/2018
    44:29
  42. 50.
    Charting A Course For Charter Schools04/13/2018
    44:30
  43. 51.
    Sorting Out the Midterm Elections with David Brady04/05/2018
    53:09
  44. 52.
    Big Brother Facebook Is Watching You04/03/2018
    54:27
  45. 53.
    Scott Pruitt on How the Trump Administration has reoriented the EPA03/30/2018
    17:27
  46. 54.
    Trump and Politics in the “Hugh-niverse” with Hugh Hewitt03/29/2018
    34:03
  47. 55.
    Trump – Like A Rolling Stone03/27/2018
    40:06
  48. 56.
    Baby Boomers, Millennials, Generation Z and the Power of the Vote03/22/2018
    40:08
  49. 57.
    How to build resilience to catastrophic events with Alice Hill03/21/2018
    39:00
  50. 58.
    The Trump and California Economies with Michael Boskin03/15/2018
    1:10:24
  51. 59.
    National Security and Trade - China, North Korea, and the United States03/10/2018
    55:45
  52. 60.
    The State Of The US Economy With John Taylor03/05/2018
    31:45
  53. 61.
    On Top Of The World With David Slayton02/28/2018
    41:26
  54. 62.
    Influencing Influenza with Dr. Henry Miller02/21/2018
    52:05
  55. 63.
    Act II: Mitt Romney vs. the White House02/16/2018
    34:34
  56. 64.
    President Trump, From A Libertarian Perspective02/07/2018
    1:02:50
  57. 65.
    Trump, By The Numbers02/02/2018
    59:10
  58. 66.
    The State Of The Golden State01/26/2018
    47:31
  59. 67.
    Iran on the Brink? with Abbas Milani01/13/2018
    49:55
  60. 68.
    Battleground Washington: Trump versus DC12/21/2017
    1:00:45
  61. 69.
    The Media, the Message, and President Trump, Featuring Debra J. Saunders12/19/2017
    52:34
  62. 70.
    China’s Maritime Silk Road and American Naval Readiness, Featuring Admiral Gary Roughead12/15/2017
    55:16
  63. 71.
    Who’s in Charge of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? Featuring Adam White12/12/2017
    47:36
  64. 72.
    Remembering Pearl Harbor12/07/2017
    50:30
  65. 73.
    Unstable Majorities: Polarization, Party Sorting, and Political Stalemate Featuring Morris Fiorina11/29/2017
    38:50
  66. 74.
    Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend Featuring Paul Gregory11/20/2017
    32:28
  67. 75.
    The Future of Germany Featuring Russell Berman11/17/2017
    37:25
  68. 76.
    Hoover Fellow Doug Rivers Breaks Down the Virginia Election11/09/2017
    54:47
  69. 77.
    Hamilton—the Man, the Myth —the Donald?10/20/2017
    56:19
  70. 78.
    Of Patents, Trump, and Trolls Featuring Stephen Haber10/18/2017
    43:16
  71. 79.
    Let’s Get This Party Started Featuring Lanhee Chen10/14/2017
    50:46
  72. 80.
    Trump’s Energy Strategy, the Nuclear Option, featuring Jeremy Carl10/11/2017
    41:45
  73. 81.
    American Attitudes toward Immigration featuring Tim Kane10/09/2017
    41:09
  74. 82.
    Is Entitlement Reform Possible? Featuring John Cogan10/05/2017
    40:41
  75. 83.
    The Geopolitics of China and North Korea09/28/2017
    49:45
  76. 84.
    The North Korean Conundrum09/28/2017
    42:06
  77. 85.
    The Trump Administration’s Peacemaking Strategy in Israel09/26/2017
    46:19
  78. 86.
    A House Divided – Can the Conservatives Come Together?09/19/2017
    47:34
  79. 87.
    A Better Strategy for the Next Natural Disaster in Light of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma09/16/2017
    40:26
  80. 88.
    A View from across the Aisle08/23/2017
    50:47
  81. 89.
    School of Public Opinion: K–12 Schools in the United States08/17/2017
    42:03
  82. 90.
    President Trump Rolls Past 200 Days08/15/2017
    48:11
  83. 91.
    The Divided States of America08/08/2017
    37:55
  84. 92.
    Discovering America One Day at a Time08/01/2017
    47:00
  85. 93.
    Is the Legislative Branch Broken?07/26/2017
    47:48
  86. 94.
    Trump’s Executive Orders07/21/2017
    43:56
  87. 95.
    America’s 241st Birthday07/03/2017
    38:11
  88. 96.
    President Trump's Report Card06/21/2017
    38:42
  89. 97.
    The State Of The United Kingdom06/13/2017
    35:19
  90. 98.
    The Art of Presidential Wordsmithery Featuring Peter Robinson06/07/2017
    55:31
  91. 99.
    The Fate Of Obamacare05/30/2017
    40:52
  92. 100.
    President Trump, a Rugged Individualist?05/19/2017
    42:22

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