Wisconsin state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout reads from The Heartland Institute's latest book, "The Patriot's Toolbox," and laments how it is positively influencing the Wisconsin legislature. Get your copy here: http://store.heartland.org/shop/patriots-toolbox-one-hundred-principles/
Rep. Joe Sosnowski moderate a panel for National School Choice Week where panelists discussed how to provide school choice options for their children including funding options and the recently passed Illinois tax-credit scholarship program. Behrend and Chartier provided evidence of how school choice works, its benefits, and the future of school choice.
Bruno Behrend discusses the genesis of the words "public school country." He goes on to posit that America is, indeed, a public school country. He then proceeds to make the case that it would be best for America if it were to end its support for public education in its current form.
Watch a timely discussion on climate and energy policy. At this event, Isaac Orr, contributor to The Patriot’s Toolbox will expose numerous climate change myths and present innovative energy policy solutions.
Dr. Patrick Moore Ph.D. was one of the co-founders of Greenpeace. After 15 years, he determined the organization had become "anti-human" and had to leave. You can watch the entire speech by Dr. Moore at Heartland's Ninth International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC-9) at this link. It's fantastic: https://youtu.be/NtcNjoDe5Pg
Dan Proft, host of the morning show on AM 560, talks about why Illinois is the worst place in the United States to own a home. Proft compares Illinois property tax rates with national averages and concludes that you should get the hell out of Illinois!