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Policy Experts
Former Professor of Economics, California State University, East Bay
Principal Attorney, Olsson Frank Weedon
Founder, president and chief executive officer of American Quality Schools
Research Fellow in Agricultural Policy, The Heritage Foundation
Astrophysicist and Senior Scientist, George C. Marshall Institute
Environmental Consultant and Former Climatology Professor, University of Winnipeg
Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, the Georgetown University Law Center
Eminent Scholar in Finance, Auburn University
Director and Senior Fellow
Chief Meteorologist, WeatherBell
Retired physician and electrical engineer
Associate Professor, Hospitality Management, Harper College
Policy Advisor, Health Care
Policy Advisor, Education; Policy Analyst for The Cato Institute.
Senior Fellow, The Heartland Institute
National Spokesman, Cornwall Alliance for the Stewardship of Creation
Professor of Economics, Missouri State University (retired)
Endowed Professor - Space Architecture, University of Houston
Botanist, The Conservation Foundation
Professor of Economics (emeritus) at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

2016 By the Numbers

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45% of elected officials say Heartland led to a change in policy
of state elected officials say a Heartland publication influenced their opinions or led to a change in public policy.
“The Heartland Institute [is] the world’s most prominent thinktank supporting skepticism about man-made climate change.”
The Economist
May 26, 2012
2.4 Million
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91 events
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