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Your Address Shouldn’t Limit Your Child’s Future

"This school choice week, we have more proof than ever that letting parents choose their child's school works. Choice improves academic achievement, student safety, civic engagement and character development -- the benefits are enormous," says Heritage President Kay C. James. 

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Boris Johnson Must Reject China's 5G Siren Song

“Our close friends in Britain have a storied history of standing against evil on the world stage, refusing to back down even if doing so might have been the easier path. Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a similar choice this week in determining who will build the backbone of Britain’s 5G network," say Heritage experts Klon Kitchen and Nile Gardiner. 

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Jan 24

SCOTUS 101: John Roberts Gets a New Job

This week, Elizabeth and Tiffany talk about grants in cases involving "faithless" presidential electors and the Little Sisters of the Poor. They recap oral argument in the Montana school choice case and discuss the highlights of John Roberts's new job presiding over President Trump's impeachment trial. Elizabeth also chats with 4th Circuit Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson about finding work that makes your heart sing.

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Jan 24

WOTUS Replacement Will Help End Excessive Overreach

Today, the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers released the Navigable Waters Protection Rule, a replacement for the Obama-era WOTUS rule. "There is still a need to take the time to carefully review the rule.  However, it is clear from the outset that this new rule shows a respect for the rule of law, federalism, Congress, individual rights, and the environment that has been sorely lacking,” says expert Daren Bakst. 

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Jan 22

Attorneys General Analyze Impeachment Articles

Twenty-one state attorneys general have released their analysis of the impeachment articles against President Trump. “This analysis is particularly useful,” said Heritage's Thomas Jipping, “because it looks at the theory behind these unusual articles and the dangerous impact it could have far beyond this impeachment.” 

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Jan 22

World Realizing 'China Is a Bully Economy'

Heritage's James Carafano joined Fox Business to talk about the latest from the annual Davos gathering of world leaders and President Trump's strong record on negotiating important trade deals with Canada, Mexico and China. 

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