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SCOTUS 101: Justices are People, Too

This week, Elizabeth and Tiffany talk about SCOTUS in the movies, an important 2nd Amendment case out of the D.C. Circuit, and interview the Washington Post’s Supreme Court reporter, Robert Barnes.

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2 hrs ago

Heritage President on Failed Obamacare Repeal Vote

"My fellow American patriots, I sounded the alarm seven years ago about the damage Congress unleashed by passing the Affordable Care Act known as Obamacare. Today, the Senate voted against taking the next step in undoing this damage. This vote ignored the clear will of the American people. For more than seven years, Republican lawmakers—including President Trump—campaigned on the promise to repeal Obamacare..." 

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Jul 26

Our Priority Should Be on Maintaining Military Readiness

President Trump prudently followed the advice of military leaders who determined that the last administration's policy did not advance military readiness. At a time when growing foreign threats are stretching our military’s resources, our priority should be on maintaining readiness and directing taxpayer funds towards mission-critical purposes. Respecting the dignity of all people does not mean subjecting taxpayers to the tremendous medical costs of sex reassignment and allowing the enlistment of individuals whose resilience to the rigors of combat is uncertain.

Jul 26

Mass Ave Episode 115: Trump the World Leader

This week, Tommy and Emily sit down with Luke Coffey, the Director of Heritage's Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy. They discuss President Trump's foreign policy agenda, his recent speech in Warsaw defending Western civilization and the challenges ahead.

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Jul 25

Why Life Is Winning

There are many signs that life is winning in the United States, and this is cause for celebration. At the same time, acknowledging that each abortion takes the life of one and wounds another and that any abortion is one too many, we undoubtedly have much more work ahead of us. 

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Jul 21

Scotus 101: Feeling Blue

This week, Elizabeth and Tiffany talk with senior Senate staffer and judicial nominations guru, Tom Jipping, about blue slips, “super-precedent,” the Federalist Society, and the recalcitrant Senate Democrats. They also discuss the retirement of the conservative judicial powerhouse Janice Rogers Brown from the D.C. Circuit and try to stump their guest with Supreme Trivia – Senate Edition.

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