Director, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics and AWC Family Foundation Fellow
Senior Program Manager, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics
Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics
Associate Director, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics
Research Assistant, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics
Visiting Fellow, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics
Research Associate Julia Shaw discusses the myths surrounding Presidents Day and George Washington's birthday and highlights author Amity Shlaes' recent visit to The Heritage Foundation
Heritage Distinguished Fellow Dr. Lee Edwards discusses Senator Jim DeMint's decision to step down from Congress and head The Heritage Foundation in April 2013 after
Dr. Lee Edwards, Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought, discusses the second Presidential debate at Hofstra University on Bloomberg's 'Bottom Line'.
Distinguished Fellow and Heritage's in-house authority on the U.S. Conservative movement Dr. Lee Edwards shares his reflections on the first Presidential debate in Denver, CO,
Julia Shaw discusses american principles on Price of Business radio.
In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Dr Matthew Spalding discusses his new book, "Changing America's course," and the Wisconsin recall election. David Weinberger hosts.
In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Dr Matthew Spalding discusses the meaning of Presidents' Day. David Weinberger hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage
In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Dr. Lee Edwards discusses the theme of this year's CPAC, "We Still Hold These Truths." David Weinberger hosts.
In a special Thanksgiving Heritage in Focus podcast, David Azerrad discusses the American ideas that make Thanksgiving special. David Weinberger hosts. To get regular updates
In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Julia Shaw discusses the Occupy Wall Street movement and how it differs from the Tea Party. David Weinberger
The B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics sponsors lectures, organizes seminars, and crafts publications with the objective of teaching up-and-coming and current leaders—those who shape opinions and make policy now and in the future—about the foundations of liberty, with a focus on the principles of the American political tradition, the fundamentals of economic freedom, and the basics of conservative thought and public policy. Its mission is to promote the ideas and policies that will restore limited constitutional government in the United States, guided by the enduring principles of the American Founding.
Interested in our work?
Read our essays, monographs and books:
Subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter, New Common Sense.
Are you a student?
Apply for an internship at the Center for Principles and Politics.
Are you a Capitol Hill Staffer?
Whether you are a staff assistant or the chief of staff, we have a program for you. The Heritage Congressional Fellows Program is a year-long educational program for junior-level staffers. The James Madison Fellows Program is an on-going educational program designed for senior-level staffers.
For information about becoming a Heritage Congressional Fellow or to recommend someone to become a James Madison Fellow, please contact Gerren McHam at Gerren.McHam@heritage.org.
Over the past decade, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the federal government’s primary consumer protection agency, has pursued and settled over 50 enforcement actions against — Read more
Co-hosted byClashes between religious believers on one side and the state and elite culture on the other have reached a fevered pitch. This has — Read more
North Korea’s 2016 nuclear and missile tests underscored the regime’s continued defiance of the international community and its growing capabilities. Pyongyang’s testing of a — Read more
The Federal Reserve is ultimately accountable to the public and Congress, but its independence has long been viewed as a necessary condition for sound monetary — Read more
Panel I (11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)David Frederick, Kellogg Huber Hansen Todd Evans & Figel PLLCScott Keller, Solicitor General of TexasKannon Shanmugam, Williams & Connolly — Read more
In May, the Obama Administration released a “significant guidance” letter requiring all schools receiving federal funds to treat students according to their stated “gender identity” — Read more
The Heritage Foundation is the nation’s most broadly supported public policy research institute, with hundreds of thousands of individual, foundation and corporate donors. Heritage, founded in February 1973, has a staff of 275 and an annual expense budget of $82.4 million.
Our mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense. Read More
Receive updates from Heritage about current events and initiatives in your email inbox
Already Signed up?
© 2016, The Heritage Foundation Conservative policy research since 1973