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Green New Deal Would Cost a Lot of Green

Nicolas Loris

Mar 22, 2019 3 min read

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7 hrs ago

Trump Order on Campus Free Speech Addresses Urgent Problem

“The administration’s executive order has the right balance," says Heritage expert Jonathan Butcher. "It addresses an urgent problem—free speech that is increasingly threatened on campuses across the country—while reining in the potential for federal government overreach."

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19 hrs ago

Heritage Explains: Why People Should Want to Work

In the wake of liberal policy proposals it seems that more and more Americans are unaware of not just the importance of earning a wage but the dignity and value in work. How did we get to this point and how can we fix it?  This week, on the "Heritage Explains" podcast, expert Vijay Menon explains. 

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Mar 21

SCOTUS 101: Clarence Thomas Breaks His Silence

This week, Sheldon Gilbert from the National Constitution Center joins Elizabeth Slattery to discuss Justice Clarence Thomas speaking at oral argument for the first time in 3 years, why the Ninth Circuit is having a bad week, and cases the Court will hear next term. Elizabeth also chats with Oklahoma SG Mithun Mansinghani. 

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Mar 15

New Zealand Attack A 'Horrendous, Horrendous Act of Terrorism'

Heritage expert Robin Simcox joined Fox News to talk about the terror attack in New Zealand, the steps being taken by law enforcement to respond to the attack, and the role of the internet in this attack. "This guy left behind a very large social media presence ... there is going to be a lot of work by investigators, not only looking at his contacts in the real world but also who he was interacting with online," said Simcox.   

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Mar 15

Heritage Explains: The Dignity of Work

This week on the “Heritage Explains” podcast, Vijay Menon, a research assistant for domestic policy studies at Heritage, discusses policy proposals that are degrading the dignity of work. How did we get to this point and how can we fix it?

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Mar 14

Heritage President on Neomi Rao’s Confirmation to Federal Bench

"America has the best, most independent, judicial system in the world and we need the right kind of judges to keep it that way. America needs judges who know their proper role and will not bend to public or political pressure," said Heritage President Kay Coles James. "Neomi Rao is well qualified to serve on any federal court – even the American Bar Association says so – but especially for the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington."

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