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February 1, 2018
By Alexandra York
There is anger in this land. There is violence. There is disdain for law. There is hysterical emotionalism.
February 1, 2018
By Nancy J. Thorner
Much has been written about President Trump's first year in office.
January 31, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jay Lehr, Peter Ferrara, Frederick D. Palmer, H. Sterling Burnett, Lennie Jarratt, Bette Grande, Tom Harris, James H. Rust, David S. D’Amato, Kenneth Haapala, David Guldenschuh, Corey DeAngelis , Wayne Allyn Root, J.T. Edwards, E. Calvin Beisner, Jane M. Orient, M.D., David L. Applegate, Howard L. Simons, William Briggs, Timothy Ball, Michelle Smith, Gerard Gianoli, M.D., Ronald D. Rotunda, Randal O’Toole, James Wanliss , Yuri Maltsev, Stephen B. Presser, Michael Schaus, Jim Waters, Russ McCullough, Christopher Garbacz
“The Heartland Institute has been advising many in the administration on climate and energy policy, so we were certainly encouraged and excited the president promoted his pro-energy, pro-America vision in his State of the Union Address.” - Tim Huelskamp
January 31, 2018
By John Nothdurft
“Far too often, welfare programs create dependency on government rather than help people seek long-term self-sufficiency.” - John Nothdurft
January 31, 2018
By Bonner R. Cohen
President Donald Trump has proposed opening up nearly all the nation’s offshore waters to exploration and production of oil and natural gas.
January 31, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
New York City, San Francisco, and Oakland have filed lawsuits against the five largest private oil companies—BP, Chevron, Conoco-Phillips, ExxonMobil, and Royal Dutch Shell—claiming they are contributing to destructive climate change.
January 30, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
Americans have a ‘Right to Try’ drugs that are safe and have a chance to cure them of crippling and fatal diseases. — Dr. Tim Huelskamp
January 30, 2018
By Seton Motley
All the rage last week amongst the mis-informed masses – and the mass media misinforming them – was a pro-Network Neutrality video burger joint Burger King (BK) bizarrely extruded.
January 30, 2018
By Bonner R. Cohen
Plans by four utilities to close a giant coal-fired power plant on Navajo Nation land in Arizona will lead to a substantial loss of Native American jobs and endanger the reliability of the grid in the Southwest, a study concludes.
January 30, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
A U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) report shows the United States is 100 percent reliant upon China, Russia, and others countries for 20 of the 23 most critical minerals used in manufacturing.
January 29, 2018
By Tom Harris, Timothy Ball
Now that the excitement over the news that 2017 was one of the hottest years on record have died down, it is time for a sober second thought.
January 29, 2018
By Seton Motley
During the awful epoch that was the Barack Obama Administration, Scott Pruitt was a fearless free market champion.
January 29, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Since taking over as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Administrator Scott Pruitt has overseen a significant reduction in agency staff.
January 29, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
Catholic school enrollment in the United States has been declining for decades, but one model has continued to grow while helping the most underserved children.
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January 26, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #275
January 26, 2018
By Seton Motley
Government is awful at doing…just about everything.
January 26, 2018
By Vaclav Klaus
I strongly disagree with the global warming doctrine, which is an arrogant set of beliefs, an ideology, if not a religion, that endangers human freedom and prosperity.
January 26, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
A program originally formed as a ministry to serve boys of the Mississippi Delta after school and during the summer has expanded into a donor-funded school now enrolling 60 students.
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January 25, 2018
By John Nothdurft, Jeff Stier, Gregory Conley
“Hopefully, the FDA will look at the evidence from around the world that shows that encouraging and allowing companies to honestly market their less harmful products is good for public health.” - John Nothdurft
January 25, 2018
By Scott Cleland
Internet users are the forgotten consumers.  
January 25, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
The co-sponsors of a resolution calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to reopen and review its finding that carbon dioxide poses a danger to human health and the environment withdrew the resolution from consideration.
January 25, 2018
By Elizabeth BeShears
An Ohio lawmaker has introduced legislation to reduce the number of regulations on government schools in the state.
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January 24, 2018
By Dan Pilla
In a recent letter to a constituent, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D. Minn) explained why she voted against the Jobs Act. Her comments betray her massive ignorance of economics and the operation of the tax code.
January 24, 2018
By Steve Goreham
Agriculture is under attack.
January 24, 2018
By Seton Motley
The Left is notorious for runaway gangbuster campaigns with massive grassroots groundswell support.
January 24, 2018
By Nancy J. Thorner
Children in our public schools are being pummeled with political correctness.
January 24, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Oklahoma's Supreme Court struck down a fee imposed electric and hybrid vehicles saying it was a tax and thus had to be passed by 3/4 of the legislature.
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January 24, 2018
By Jenni White
A growing number of government schools are experimenting with single-sex education.
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January 24, 2018
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #207
January 24, 2018
The Choices in Education video competition invited parents, students, teachers and families to tell their personal stories in short videos to help inspire others.
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January 23, 2018
By Seton Motley
One of our ongoing, recurring themes is – College IS for Dummies.
January 23, 2018
By Christopher Talgo
The Cape Wind project, a massive array of wind turbines planned to be built off the Massachusetts coast, has been terminated after years of battling against local opposition and fighting multiple court challenges.
January 23, 2018
By Jenni White
Sports leagues formed to cater to homeschooled students have been growing steadily nationwide.
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January 23, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jesse Hathaway, Matthew Glans
“Private property rights and due process are bedrock American values, and The Heartland Institute supports these constitutional reforms.” - Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
January 22, 2018
By Charles W. Baird
The current US government shutdown is a teachable moment.
January 22, 2018
By Scott Cleland
Only three online intermediary platforms command bottleneck distribution control of ~90% of online demand and ~90% of offline supply.
January 22, 2018
By Jim Lakely
The stock market explosion in Trump’s first year has created $5.4 trillion in new wealth in America, more than the GDP of most countries in the world.
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January 22, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
The media once more has been agog with the terror and fear of the government shutdown that occurred following the failure of the Congress to pass another stop-gap spending bill.
January 22, 2018
By Tori Hart
Six of seven members of a local school board in Illinois appealed to have their own personal property taxes reduced, a citizen group opposed to increasing a local property tax levy revealed.
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January 22, 2018
By Jesse Hathaway
Self-reliance and prosperity reforms to Alabama's welfare system would save taxpayers’ money and get people get back to work.