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  • Heritage in Focus: Bullying the Falklands Audio Recorded on March 1, 2013 Heritage in Focus: Bullying the Falklands

    Fellows Luke Coffey and Ted Bromund discuss the century-long feud between Argentina and the United Kingdom over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: Presidents' Day - Fit for a Founder Audio Recorded on February 22, 2013 Heritage in Focus: Presidents' Day - Fit for a Founder

    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 to discuss her latest book, 'Coolidge', on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on…

  • Heritage in Focus: The Math Behind Universal Pre-K Doesn't Add Up Audio Recorded on February 22, 2013 Heritage in Focus: The Math Behind Universal Pre-K Doesn't Add Up

    Education Fellow Lindsey Burke discusses the illogical science behind President Obama's plan to provide universal pre-school to all Americans and why this may not be as great of a sales pitch as he makes it seem on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: How the HHS Mandate Revision Doesn't Stack Up Audio Recorded on February 11, 2013 Heritage in Focus: How the HHS Mandate Revision Doesn't Stack Up

    Research Associate Sarah Torre discusses how the new HHS Mandate revisions don't quite stack up to what the President promised in terms of becoming more acceptable to religious groups and others who have moral objections to it on Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: School Choice Week 2013 Audio Recorded on January 31, 2013 Heritage in Focus: School Choice Week 2013

    Education Fellow Lindsey Burke discusses education, the benefits of school choice and the events of the third annual School Choice Week being celebrated across the country on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: 40 Years of Abortion Audio Recorded on January 24, 2013 Heritage in Focus: 40 Years of Abortion

    Research Associate Sarah Torre joins Heritage in Focus to discuss the 40th year of legal abortion in the United States under one of the most hotly-contested Supreme Court cases in U.S. history - Roe v. Wade - how both sides of the aisle have evolved over the past four decades, and how taxpayers have witnessed shrinking wallets due to the multi-billion dollar abortion…

  • Heritage in Focus: ...What IS the Debt Ceiling? Audio Recorded on January 18, 2013 Heritage in Focus: ...What IS the Debt Ceiling?

    Research Coordinator Romina Boccia discusses the phrase mainstream media has been focusing on for weeks and how policy makers can improve our economy going forward on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: the 2013 Index of Economic Freedom Audio Recorded on January 18, 2013 Heritage in Focus: the 2013 Index of Economic Freedom

    Policy Analyst and contributor to The Heritage Foundation's annual Index of Economic Freedom Bryan Riley discusses what the Index of Economic Freedom is, how the United States stacks up, and what this means for our economy on this week's episode of Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or…

  • Heritage in Focus: Sen. DeMint Leaves Senate to Head Heritage Audio Recorded on December 14, 2012 Heritage in Focus: Sen. DeMint Leaves Senate to Head Heritage

    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. Ed Feulner, President and founding Board member, steps down. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: Obama Guts Welfare, Breaks Spending Records Audio Recorded on November 9, 2012 Heritage in Focus: Obama Guts Welfare, Breaks Spending Records

    Research Associate Rachel Sheffield discusses President Obama's spending records after gutting the work requirements in welfare reform on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: Will Hurricane Sandy Blow the Election? Audio Recorded on November 2, 2012 Heritage in Focus: Will Hurricane Sandy Blow the Election?

    Heritage Visiting Fellow Matt Mayer discusses Hurricane Sandy and it's possible impact on the Presidential election on this week's Heritage in Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage In Focus: Virginia Walden Ford Tackles School Choice, Education Audio Recorded on October 19, 2012 Heritage In Focus: Virginia Walden Ford Tackles School Choice, Education

    Heritage Visiting Fellow Virginia Walden Ford highlights the school choice momentum, the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP), and National School Choice Week on this week's Heritage In Focus. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: Obama's Attacks on Big Bird Don't Fly Audio Recorded on October 10, 2012 Heritage in Focus: Obama's Attacks on Big Bird Don't Fly

    Distinguished Fellow and former Congressman Ernest Istook discusses Gov. Romney's comments about cutting funding to PBS during the first Presidential debate and the Administration's empty attack on the 43-year old resident of Sesame Street. Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed or subscribe on iTunes.…

  • Heritage in Focus: Presidential Debate Wrap-Up Audio Recorded on October 4, 2012 Heritage in Focus: Presidential Debate Wrap-Up

    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, projections for upcoming debates, and a "best and worst of" list you won't want to miss! Jackie Anderson hosts. To get regular updates on Heritage in Focus podcasts, visit our RSS feed…

  • Heritage in Focus: The State of the Welfare State Audio Recorded on September 14, 2012 Heritage in Focus: The State of the Welfare State

    Senior Fellow Robert Rector debunks myths surrounding whether or not President Obama has pulled the rug out from under welfare reform by removing the work requirements, what modern-day poverty looks like in the U.S., and more. Jackie Anderson hosts.…