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Yes, There is a Crisis at the Border

James Jay Carafano

Apr 19, 2019 4 min read

Heritage’s Perspective

3 mins ago

Warren's $640 Billion Student Debt Proposal

"Elizabeth Warren wants free college for every American. But what the Massachusetts senator doesn’t seem to realize is just how much more costly college would get if her 'free' proposal passed," writes Heritage expert Lindsey Burke. 

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Sri Lanka Attack an "Unspeakable Act of Absolute Barbarism"

Heritage expert Nile Gardiner joined Fox News on Easter Sunday to talk about the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, who might be behind the attacks, what they are seeking to accomplish, and what is behind the radical Islamist ideology that inspires these attacks. 

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Apr 19

Heritage Expert: Released Mueller Report Confirms No Collusion

The released Mueller report confirms that the Trump 2016 presidential campaign did not collude with Russia. It does not conclude that Trump attempted obstruction of justice. "The main element," explains Heritage expert Cully Stimson on the Ben Shapiro Show, "is the intent. Can you prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the individual had the requisite mental thinking, the mens rea, to intentionally try to obstruct justice?" 

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Apr 18

SCOTUS 101: "I Know It When I See It"

This week, Kevin Daley from the Daily Caller joins Elizabeth Slattery to dispel an RBG conspiracy theory and break down a "scandalous" Supreme Court oral argument. Elizabeth also chats with Jamil Jaffer from GMU's Scalia Law School.

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Apr 17

Heritage Experts: Democrats are to blame for unfilled posts in Trump administration

Senate Democrats have consistently delayed confirmation votes for Trump administrative and judicial nominees. As a result, "acting" government officials are filling those roles instead. "This is the first time that nominees to many executive branch positions have had to jump through so many hoops to get confirmed," write Heritage Experts Hans von Spakovsky and Thomas Jipping.

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Apr 16

Heritage Expert: Housing Finance Reform Has Never Really Been About Affordable Housing

With new leadership at the Federal Housing Finance Agency, housing finance reform could be on the horizon. "Home prices are rising in almost the same pattern they displayed leading into the 2008 crash," warns Heritage Expert Norbert Michel. "Luckily, the administration can now reverse these dangerous trends."

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