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Conservative Thinker Stuart Butler Leaves Heritage for Brookings

Stuart Butler , a longtime figure in conservative policy deliberations who helped promote the idea of the individual health-care mandate before later disavowing it, is ending a 35-year career at the Heritage Foundation to join the Brookings Institution.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

News Max

Stephen Moore: Without Solid Fuel, US Faces 'Rolling Brownouts'

The United States could become a nation without electricity if its solid fuel industries continue to be attacked, Stephen Moore, chief economist for The Heritage Foundation, says on Newsmax TV .


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David Harsanyi: Are Teachers Underpaid? Let's Find Out

A teacher in South Dakota with a bachelor's degree and 10 years of experience earns $33,600 per year, which is less than the average auto repair worker.


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National Review Online

Jennifer Marshall: What It Takes to Have a Culture of Opportunity

It requires policy reforms and community leadership. It means focusing on a range of issues from unwed childbearing to educational opportunity to economic indicators.


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The Daily Caller

Tonight's Big Libertarianism vs. Conservatism Debate

The contest between conservative and libertarian ideas is one of the most interesting and significant intellectual debates of our time, and will likely provide the backdrop for the 2016 Republican primary race - if not the General Election.


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National Review Online

Living Not by Lies

This week, the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation is marking its 20th anniversary.


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National Center for Policy Analysis

Increase in Disability Benefits Linked to Decrease in Labor Force Participation

James Sherk, senior policy analyst at the Heritage Foundation, explains what the labor force participation rate means for the economy.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Arirang TV

Japan can do more to resolve comfort women issue: Kawamura

An eight-term Japanese lawmaker says Tokyo can and should do more to address the Japanese military's wartime sexual enslavement of Korean women.


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Business Wire

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James was appointed to a term ending at the 2015 annual meeting of shareholders.


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World Magazine

Dangerous facts

The Heritage Foundation for years has published a useful Index of Economic Freedom, and this morning it introduced another helpful compendium, the 2014 Index of Culture and Opportunity.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Right Wing News

Will big business become the left's faithful lapdog?

Heritage Action invited Sen. Elizabeth Warren to speak at an event dedicated to phasing out the Export-Import Bank.


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News Max

Orthodontist's Suit Gets Oral Argument

Florida orthodontist and president of the American Courage Super PAC Larry Kawa joins Heritage Foundation legal expert Hans von Spakovksy on Newsmax TV to discuss Kawa's suit challenging the Obamacare mandate advancing to oral arguments.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

New Media Journal

What Should a 'Do Something' Congress Do?

Dr. David Corbin taught courses in political philosophy, American politics, and international relations at the University of New Hampshire and Boston University before coming to teach at The King's College.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBS Local

Experts Weigh Denver's Migrant Children Plan

Immigration experts reacted on Sunday to Denver's plan to possibly shelter and care for migrant children who have entered the country illegally by the tens of thousands since the fall.


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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Elizabeth Warren, Hypocrite, Supports Ex-Im Bank

Warren's support for Ex-Im was revealed Friday after the Heritage Foundation reached out to her regarding a possible partnership on the issue.


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Hensarling vs. the Chief Pickle

The Texas Republican discussed a company called Miss Jenny's Pickles based in Kernersville, North Carolina, in a major speech about the government agency at the Heritage Foundation in May. The chairman of the House Financial Services Committee argued that small businesses like Miss Jenny's Pickles, co-founded by Jenny Fulton, were "not the ... (more)


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Douglas County Herald

The Snoop 7.10.2014

Obama's so-called Affordable Care Act has been a topic of controversy from its inception, and now that it is in place, it seems the Administration feels it must continue to release misleading information to support the ill-conceived project.


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The Heritage Foundation

Remembering Richard Scaife, a Man of Ideas

Much has been written about Richard M. Scaife since his death on July 4. It isn't surprising.


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Thu Jul 17, 2014


New Book Reveals How Eric Holder's Lawlessness is Poisoning DOJ

"The Justice Department is probably the most dangerous domestic department in the executive branch when you have someone who is willing to abuse its power," Hans Von Spakovsky, Senior Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, told Townhall in an exclusive interview, "it can break and ruin and put in prison any individual, any company, any business; and ... (more)


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News Max

Heritage's Brookes: Probe Russia on Downed Jet

The U.S. probe into the downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine must focus on what the Russian government knows, according to Peter Brookes, a former CIA officer and senior fellow of National Security Affairs at The Heritage Foundation.


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