The question at the root of the debate over the Health and Human Services mandate requiring insurance plans to cover birth control is: Can the government mandate what insurance must cover, employers offer, and individuals buy? Read More.
Government assumes that poverty is a material problem that can be solved by more entitlement spending. Read More.
Religious belief and practice are alive and well in American society, influencing the welfare of individuals and communities and helping build a flourishing society. Social science demonstrates that religious practice can positively affect community involvement, charitable giving, family and child well-being, and even health.
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"The Constitution," pledged George Washington, "is the guide which I will never abandon." Can we say the same today?The Heritage Guide to the Constitution, — Read more
On July 12, 1862, Abraham Lincoln spoke for the first time of his intention to free the slaves. On January 1, 1863, Lincoln signed — Read more
Money had long been an issue in American politics, going back at least to the time of President Andrew Jackson when Congress considered a bill — Read more
Last term, the Supreme Court addressed such hot button issues as the Obamacare contraception mandate, campaign finance reform, protests outside abortion clinics, unions, and legislative — Read more
The Constitution requires that the President “faithfully” execute the laws. What happens when the President fails in this duty? Time and again, President — Read more
John Locke believed that every person has an inalienable right to “life, liberty, and property.” The United States adopted the world’s first written constitution — Read more
In his new book, Fred Siegel rewrites the history of modern American liberalism. He posits that what we think of liberalism today began not — Read more
The United States has a long history of voter fraud that has been documented by historians and journalists. Such fraud can make the difference — Read more
Today, the question of the legal and moral status of corporations is more important than ever. Recent Supreme Court decisions in cases like Hobby — Read more
The Heritage Foundation’s Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies is honored to host Judge Janice Rogers Brown as the seventh speaker of — Read more
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