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Sep 17

Heritage Explains: The Great South African Land Heist

This week on the “Heritage Explains” podcast, Josh Meservey, a senior policy analyst in Heritage’s Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy, explains what’s happening with South Africa’s land grab and the potentially devastating consequences.

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Sep 14

Federal Budget in Pictures

Without budget cuts and reforms, the government will continue to produce large deficits. By 2020, the deficit is projected to surpass one trillion dollars.

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Sep 13

Lessons from Hurricane Response and Recovery in 2017

Disaster recovery requires economic flexibility and competitive energy markets. Government regulations that impede such dynamism cost jobs and slow down recovery.

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Sep 12

Remembering 9/11

“We’re going to keep fighting to protect our people and our interests as long as there’s a threat," said Heritage expert Steve Bucci today on Fox Business. "You can’t just give up, because the other guys haven’t given up, and we’ve got the young men and women who are willing to do that because the country needs them to, so that’s what we’re going to have to do.”

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Sep 11

Heritage Explains: Why We Should Give Some Prisoners Puppies

This week on the “Heritage Explains” podcast, Paul Larkin, a senior legal research fellow in Heritage’ Meese Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, explains a program that could be helping recidivism rates.

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Sep 7

SCOTUS 101: A Confirmation Circus

Elizabeth Slattery, Tom Jipping, and Hans von Spakovsky discuss the highlights of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation hearing: protesters, obstruction, conspiracy theories, and an appearance by Coach K's b-ball team.

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