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Jun 19

Heritage Applauds EPA’s Replacement of the Clean Power Plan

“The Affordable Clean Energy rule is a sensible alternative to the Obama administration’s climate alarmist agenda, the Clean Power Plan," said Heritage expert Nick Loris. "The U.S. Supreme Court agreed that the proposed Obama-era regulation unacceptably exceeded EPA’s statutory authority and disregarded states’ concerns that the rule abandoned federalism, so the CPP never went into effect." 

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Jun 18

Heritage's 2018 Annual Report

America has few “full service” think tanks for a very simple reason: It’s not easy to assemble and develop talent in a wide range of disciplines. But being a “full service” think tank does have its advantages. When complex problems present themselves, Heritage is able to draw on the expertise of any and—if need be—all of its research centers to develop practical, comprehensive solutions beyond the reach of most research institutions.

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Jun 14

When the Chips Are Down, Never Bet Against the US Army

"Friday, June 14 is the U.S. Army’s 244th birthday. Since it was born in 1775, even before the birth of the nation itself, the Army has always responded to fight our wars, provide disaster support, build dams and levees, enforce desegregation, and help partner nations develop their own armies."

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Jun 13

SCOTUS 101: A Supremely Soporific Slog

This week, Heritage colleague Jason Snead joins Elizabeth Slattery to slog through recent snooze-worthy opinions. Elizabeth also chats with Ed Whelan and Chris Scalia about "On Faith: Lessons from an American Believer." 

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Jun 13

Update on Hong Kong Protests

Heritage expert Terry Miller joined Fox Business yesterday to give an update on the protests in Hong Kong and the perilous position for basic freedoms there. "This is a very dangerous time for the people of Hong Kong and also for China" said Miller. 

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Jun 12

Is there a 'Trump Doctrine in Foreign Policy'?

Ian Lesser, of The German Marshall Fund of the United States, recently sat down with Heritage's Kim Holmes, to discuss the current state of transatlantic relations. "We’ve spent an interesting afternoon talking with an audience here in Brussels about what is happening in transatlantic relations ... To begin with, would you say there is such a thing as a Trump doctrine in foreign policy?" asked Lesser. 

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