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July 21, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
The Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force needs only seven more states to pass balanced budget amendment resolutions to call for a convention. Robert Natelson says this action will be challenging but appropriate.
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Constitutional Reform
May 5, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
In November 2016, Washington State voters rejected what would have become the nation's first carbon tax. In 2017, at least three states have proposed but not yet imposed carbon taxes.
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Environment
Climate Change
Taxes
March 6, 2017
By Arianna Wilkerson
The planning convention in Nashville, Tennessee would pave the way for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution.
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Health Care
Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
Entitlements
February 3, 2017
By Nathan Makla
Heartland Institute Senior Policy Analyst Matthew Glans outlines 10 health care reforms in a new Research & Commentary published in January.
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Health Care
February 2, 2017
By Nancy J. Thorner
Charlie Kirk and Brent Hamachek of Turning Point USA were guests at The Heartland Institute’s Andrew Breitbart Freedom Center on February 8 to talk about their book Time for a Turning Point.
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Government & Politics
Education
December 29, 2016
By John Nothdurft
With 2016 coming to a close, most state lawmakers heading back to their state capitols to tackle many important issues. Highlighted below are some of the biggest problems facing the states.
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Health Care
December 9, 2016
By Nathan Makla
Critics of frac sand mining claim it is a dangerous unregulated industry that harms the environment and is detrimental to public health. That myth is laid to rest in a recent Heartland Policy Study authored by Mark Krumenacher and Isaac Orr
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Environment
November 28, 2016
By Teresa Mull
The Common Core State Standards are not compatible with a Catholic education because their workforce development emphasis “dramatically diminishes children’s intellectual and spiritual horizons,” a new study reports.
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Education
August 18, 2016
By Jenni White
California’s 20th Street Elementary School will be under new management this fall after a group of parents used the state’s Parent Empowerment Act, also known as the “parent trigger” law.
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Education
August 2, 2016
California’s 20th Street Elementary School will be under new management after a group of parents used the state’s Parent Empowerment Act, also known as “the parent trigger” law.
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Education
 

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