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TikTok Represents a Massive National Security Risk for U.S.

Heritage expert Klon Kitchen joined Newsy's "The Why," to talk about the latest on China and TikTok, the national security threat TikTok represents to the U.S., and Microsoft's efforts to purchase the company. "This may be the only global app that we have taken any kind of action like this on," said Kitchen. 

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Aug 5

CHART: K-12 School Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis

The rapid spread of the coronavirus outbreak prompted public schools nationwide to close during the 2019-2020 academic year. Most states remained closed for the rest of the year, but a few states reopened partially. 

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Aug 4

Heritage's Mike Gonzalez on 'The Ben Shapiro Show'

Identity politics is all around us. Whether you know it or not, we are all bathing in it. But the identity collectives have done nothing to alleviate the very real racial discrimination and social injustice that continues to exist in America. Listen to Heritage's Mike Gonzalez discuss why identity politics is failing with Ben Shapiro. 

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Aug 4

63% of U.S. Counties Still Have 5 or Fewer COVID-19 Deaths

Even though the U.S. has seen a rapid rise in cases during the past month, the overall levels of concentration have remained fairly consistent. The five states with the most cases—New York, California, Florida, Texas, and New Jersey—report 44% of all U.S. cases and 46% of all deaths.

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Jul 30

Heritage Foundation Releases ‘Mandate for Leadership’ and ‘Solutions 2020’

Heritage has released its two flagship policy publications: “Mandate for Leadership” and “Solutions 2020.” "Mandate for Leadership" first published in 1981, has informed presidential administrations with principled policy recommendations for nearly 40 years ...  “Solutions 2020” serves as a comprehensive guide to the most important policy issues facing Americans.

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Jul 30

Why Can’t We Vote In Person?

"If we are all going to our grocery stores and pharmacies, why can’t we vote safely in person?" writes Heritage expert Hans von Spakovsky. "We can, according to the latest guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which were issued on June 22. Local election officials just need to implement the same safety protocols we are seeing in retail establishments ..."

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