Heritage Explains: What Winning Looks Like for Conservatives in 2019
This week, on the "Heritage Explains" podcast,Tommy Binion, vice president of Heritage’s Congressional and Executive Branch Relations, explains how the shift of power is going to impact Conservative's ability to enact policy, and what they can do to win, in spite of the new political landscape.
A 'No Deal' Brexit Is Best for Britain and the United States
"British Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered a seismic defeat. The House of Commons on Tuesday rejected her proposed withdrawal agreement with the European Union by a 230 vote margin," writes Heritage's Nile Gardiner. "Among those voting against her: 118 rebel Conservative MPs who saw the deal as a weak-kneed surrender to the European Union."
Heritage Expert: "Minorities in Particular Are Benefiting From This Economy"
“The economy is continuing to roar thanks to the president’s deregulatory agenda, which is continuing to push, and also the sweeping tax cats which were very significant. The largest tax cuts, the biggest tax cuts in 30 years and businesses are loving it," said Heritage expert, Romina Boccia, on Fox News. "Small business confidence is way up and that’s why we are seeing so much hiring and so much growth in the economy.”
SCOTUS 101: #AppellateTwitter Takeover
John-Michael Seibler joins Elizabeth Slattery to talk about RBG's absence and Kavanaugh's first SCOTUS opinion. Elizabeth also chats with the king of #AppellateTwitter, Sean Marotta. Don't miss Supreme Trivia - SCOTUS Absence edition.
Can Trump Declare a National Emergency to Build a Border Wall?
“There are 130 odd statutes in the federal code that empower a president to do this kind of thing under appropriate circumstances but it would be challenged in court,” said Heritage expert John Malcolm on Fox News.
Trade Deal Optimism
Heritage expert Tori Whiting discussed the ongoing trade discussions between the U.S. and China on Fox Business yesterday. "Both sides need to be willing to make concessions," said Whiting on what constitutes a deal and how we get there.