Heritage Foundation Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. What happens when clerks object to providing gay marriage licenses?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    ... of forms, noted Roger Severino, director of the DeVos Center for Religion and Civil Society at the Heritage Foundation. Challenges vary by state. Clerks might face a direct lawsuit from a couple seeking a license. The couple might sue the state ...

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  2. Does It Matter That 95 Percent Of Elected Prosecutors Are White?Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Marilyn Mosby effect." Hans von Spakovsky, a former Justice Department attorney now at the conservative Heritage Foundation, said the under-representation of African-Americans in prosecutor roles should be addressed, but he "totally rejects" the ...

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  3. Housing rules to address economic opportunityRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... particular town meets their ideal of racial and income distribution," said Hans von Sankovsky of the Heritage Foundation. "And if you don't meet their ideal of that mix, you're not going to get any money." But supporters hope the rules will help to ...

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  4. A Welcome Check on Bureaucratic PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Townhall

    ... emissions from power plants, both regulated under a different section of the Clean Air Act. But as Heritage Foundation experts Alden Abbott and Daren Bakst pointed out, "the agency didn't take these benefits into account when deciding to regulate. ...

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  5. This Union Actually Believes In Right-To-Work LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    ... is commonly used by unions and their supporters, but James Sherk, a senior policy analyst at The Heritage Foundation, argues in a fact sheet that the claim is very misleading. Though unions are required to represent everyone if they file to be an ...

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  6. 4 challenges Congress faces before August recessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to that," said Dan Holler, a spokesman for Heritage Action, the political arm of the conservative Heritage Foundation. If Congress fails to act, states won't receive money they're counting on for transportation projects and workers could be laid off ...

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  7. Rep. John Kline passes education overhaul with no Democratic supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... and Workforce Committee had to accept a couple of amendments -- including one championed by the Heritage Foundation -- that made the bill more conservative. In a statement, Kline said: "After years of working with education stakeholders and members ...

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  8. House narrowly passes rewrite of No Child Left BehindRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... a state's participation rate. But it defeated a second measure - backed by conservative groups like the Heritage Foundation and Club for Growth - to let let states opt out of federal mandates and still keep their block grants. Democrats blasted both ...

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  9. Republicans Back Aiding Puerto Rico While Balking at BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | News Max

    ... Congress. Limited-government groups including the Alexandria, Virginia-based 60 Plus Association and the Heritage Foundation, the Washington based think tank, have opposed it. "Of course, that is a bailout," said Mike Gonzalez, senior fellow at The ...

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  10. 4 questions for summertime CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... to that," said Dan Holler, a spokesman for Heritage Action, the political arm of the conservative Heritage Foundation. If Congress fails to act, states won't receive money they're counting on for transportation projects and workers could be laid off ...

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  11. Today the Ex-Im Bank Expires. Here's Where the 2016 Prospects Stand on the Issue.Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Diana Stancy is a reporting intern for The Daily Signal and member of the Young Leaders Program at The Heritage Foundation. Join the millions of people who benefit from The Daily Signal's fair, accurate, trustworthy reporting with direct access to: ...

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  12. Some questions and answers about Tuesday's expiration of the federal Export-Import BankRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... has a default rate of less than 1 per cent. Opponents, including conservative lawmakers, groups like the Heritage Foundation and the GOP's presidential candidates, say it isn't needed at all. They point out that the vast majority of U.S. exporting ...

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  13. How is Kim Jong-un trying to make his mark?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... says Bruce Klinger, a former CIA analyst, now senior research fellow for Northeast Asia at the Heritage Foundation in Washington. "The best estimate is they've got 10 to 16 nuclear devices." North Korea has conducted three underground nuclear tests, ...

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  14. Defining Drugged Driving by THC Levels Makes Little Sense, Heritage Foundation ConcedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    A new Heritage Foundation paper warns that state laws allowing the use of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes "pose the risk of halting and in some instances reversing gains that society has made over the past 40 years in reducing the morbidity and mortality caused by alcohol-impaired driving." So far there is not much evidence of that.

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  15. Terrorist Attempts In US Reach Highest Level Since 9/11Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Sweetness & Light

    ... States is experiencing its highest level of terrorist activity since Sept. 11, 2001, according to a Heritage Foundation report published last week advocating Congress to take the U.S. terrorism threat "much more seriously." Surely they must be ...

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  16. Terrorist Attempts in USReach Highest Level Since 9/11Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    The United States is experiencing its highest level of terrorist activity since Sept. 11, 2001, according to a Heritage Foundation report published last week advocating Congress to take the U.S. terrorism threat "much more seriously."

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  17. Attend in PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Heritage Foundation

    What do ISIS's rise in Iraq and Syria and Iran's new-found power and growing sphere of influence in the region portend for the broader Middle East? What is being done to counter Islamist extremist forces in the region and what is the current state of play? How do the current regional dynamics impact the threat from al-Qaeda, especially in Afghanistan and Pakistan? Join us at The Heritage Foundation as a panel of experts discuss the evolving regional dynamics and trends pertaining to the threat of Islamist extremism and share with us various perspectives on the struggle against the threat.

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  18. SCOTUS ruling is not the final word on marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Jennifer Marshall of the Heritage Foundation and Summer Ingram of Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation hold signs outside the U.S. Supreme Court June 26, 2015 in Washington, D.C. The high court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. As the world now knows, a bare 5-4 majority of the United States Supreme Court ruled last Friday that the U.S. Constitution requires every state in the nation to perform and accept same-sex "marriage," even if doing so violates their laws as determined by their own elected officials or voters.

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  19. Why Austrian Economics MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Mises Economics Blog

    This speech by Lew Rockwell was delivered at the Heritage Foundation, and even at the time was regarded as the best single overview of the teachings of the Austrian school, its contribution to the history of ideas, and the political implications of Austrian economic theory. Economics, wrote Joseph Schumpeter, is "a big omnibus which contains many passengers of incommensurable interests and abilities."

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  20. Turning the tide on terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... security and cybersecurity issues at the Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy at The Heritage Foundation. Please complete the following form to request an interview with a Heritage expert. Please note that all fields must be ...

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