March 15, 2018
A distinguished and influential voice in debates on a wide range of topics, Ron Rotunda will be sorely missed.
October 4, 2016
Affirming Congress’ Constitutional Oversight Responsibilities: Subpoena Authority and Recourse for Failure to Comply with Lawfully Issued Subpoenas
January 1, 2004
In November, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals voided a law passed by the Illinois General Assembly that would have reformed the rules under which SBC leased its lines and equipment to competitors.
January 25, 2016
In an interview with the editorial board of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson says the federal government should transfer most federal lands to the states.
February 13, 2014
Comcast announced Thursday it has reached a deal to acquire Time Warner Cable via a $45.2 billion stock buy.
May 18, 2016
Heartland Institute President Joseph Bast was proud to add his name to those of 42 others who stand together against this egregioius abuse of power, as well as the right to speak out publicly against the state ideology of man-caused climate change.
January 11, 2016
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association Case Before Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court today heard arguments in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association.
September 27, 2014
In a nation where there is a scarcity of good news, hearing Eric Holder give a farewell speech upon his announcement that he will be leaving as the Attorney General was surely welcome in some circles.
September 25, 2014
Eric Holder, who has served as U.S. Attorney General for the entire Obama presidency, publicly announced today he is stepping down. The following statements from experts at The Heartland Institute – a free-market think tank – may be used for attribution.
April 8, 2013
Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher - a champion of free-market economics and individual liberty - died today in London.
January 31, 2018
“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
August 25, 2014
Federal Communications Commission445 12th Street S.W.Washington, D.C. 20554 RE: Commission Seeks Comment on Application of Comcast Corporation, Time Warner Cable Inc., Charter Communications, Inc.
April 10, 2013
President Barack Obama released his 2014 budget proposal, which would spend $3.8 trillion.
December 11, 2014
The House and Senate this week are expected to pass a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill to fund the federal government through September 2015.
August 15, 2013
President Barack Obama’s “ConnectEd” program would raise some $5 billion to expand high-speed Internet access in public schools through a new tax on cell phone bills.
June 6, 2013
The Guardian newspaper in London Wednesday night reported that the National Security Agency has long collected phone records from some 100 million Verizon customers in the United States.
June 30, 2009
The United States Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision issued on Monday, June 29, 2009, ruled the City of New Haven, Connecticut violated Title VII of the federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 in discarding test results that would have resulted in firefighter
January 29, 2014
The following statements reacting to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night from staff, fellows, and policy advisors at The Heartland Institute – a free-market think tank – may be used for attribution.
January 28, 2014
Below you can read the reaction of staff, fellows, and policy advisors at The Heartland Institute to President Obama's State of the Union Address. The comments may be used for attribution.
November 5, 2014
Republicans on Tuesday night took control of the United States Senate, increased their majority in the House of Representatives, and now hold at least 32 governorships – all nearly historic gains.