Justin Haskins is the Editorial Director and a Research Fellow at The Heartland Institute.
As Editorial Director, Haskins is responsible for managing Heartland’s op-eds and serial publications — Budget & Tax News, Environment & Climate News, and Health Care News, and Research & Commentaries — are ready for publication. He also directs the production of Heartland books, policy studies, and other publications.
Haskins has been published hundreds of times in major digital and print publications, including The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, Forbes, FoxNews.com, Newsweek, and National Review, among many others. His writing has also been featured or discussed by The Rush Limbaugh Show, Glenn Beck Radio Program, the Fox News Channel, The New York Times, Drudge Report, PolitiFact, and Newsmax, which named Haskins one of "Top 30 Republicans Under 30" in 2017. In 2016, Haskins was named to MediaDC’s “30 Under 30” list of young and influential leaders on the right.
Haskins writes regularly for FoxNews.com and serves as a contributor for the Washington Examiner and columnist for Townhall.com. He is a regular co-host of Heartland's In The Tank podcast.
Prior to joining The Heartland Institute in 2014, Haskins was the field director for the Rhode Island Republican Party and managing editor of African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Richmond (Richmond, VA) in 2010. In 2011, Justin earned his M.A. in government with specializations in international relations and American government from Regent University (Virginia Beach, VA), and he earned a second M.A., this time in journalism, from Regent University in 2015.