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March 15, 2018
By Joseph Bast
A distinguished and influential voice in debates on a wide range of topics, Ron Rotunda will be sorely missed.
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Law
October 4, 2016
By Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018)
Affirming Congress’ Constitutional Oversight Responsibilities: Subpoena Authority and Recourse for Failure to Comply with Lawfully Issued Subpoenas
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Environment
Climate Change
January 1, 2004
By James L. Johnston
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.
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InfoTech & Telecom
January 25, 2016
By Tiffany Taylor
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.
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Environment
February 13, 2014
By Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), S.T. Karnick, Seton Motley
Comcast announced Thursday it has reached a deal to acquire Time Warner Cable via a $45.2 billion stock buy.
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InfoTech & Telecom
May 18, 2016
By Jim Lakely
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.
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Climate Change
Environment
January 11, 2016
By David L. Applegate, Bruno Behrend, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018)
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.
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Law
September 27, 2014
By Alan Caruba (1938-2015)
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.
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Law
September 25, 2014
By Richard Vedder, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), Jane M. Orient, M.D., Jesse Hathaway
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.
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Law
April 8, 2013
By S.T. Karnick, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), Erik Root, Jack A. Chambless, Michael G. Hintze, Clifford Thies, Tibor R. Machan, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), Paul Crovo, F.H. Buckley
Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher - a champion of free-market economics and individual liberty - died today in London.
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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 (1945 - 2018), 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
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Government & Politics
Government Spending
Health Care
Environment
Energy
Education
Entitlements
Employment
August 25, 2014
By Matthew Glans
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.
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InfoTech & Telecom
April 10, 2013
By Steve Stanek, Richard Vedder, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), S.T. Karnick, Ross Kaminsky, David L. Applegate, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Joy Pullmann, Alan Caruba (1938-2015)
President Barack Obama released his 2014 budget proposal, which would spend $3.8 trillion.
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Taxes
Government Spending
December 11, 2014
By David L. Applegate, Jesse Hathaway, Peter Ferrara, F.H. Buckley, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Kenneth Haapala, John Dale Dunn, H. Sterling Burnett, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), Alan Caruba (1938-2015)
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.
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Taxes
Government Spending
Environment
Constitutional Reform
August 15, 2013
By Peter Ferrara, Steven Titch, Steve Stanek, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), David L. Applegate, Seton Motley, Bruce Edward Walker, S.T. Karnick
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.
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Law
Taxes
Government Spending
InfoTech & Telecom
June 6, 2013
By David L. Applegate, Steve Stanek, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), S.T. Karnick, Yuri Maltsev, Tibor R. Machan, Hilary Till, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Seton Motley, Steven Titch, Clifford Thies, John Garven
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.
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Law
InfoTech & Telecom
June 30, 2009
By Maureen Martin (1947 - 2013)
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
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January 29, 2014
By Joseph Bast, Robert Genetski, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), Benjamin Domenech, Joy Pullmann, Robert G. Holland, Steve Stanek, Craig Idso, John Coleman (1934-2018), Marc Morano, Kenneth Haapala, Marita Noon, Jonathan Steitz, Kurtis B. Reeg, Tibor R. Machan, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Alan Caruba (1938-2015), Richard Ebeling, Eugene Kontorovich, Jack A. Chambless, Barry P. Keating
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.
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Education
Law
Taxes
Government Spending
Environment
Health Care
FIRE
January 28, 2014
By Jim Lakely, Ronald D. Rotunda (1945 - 2018), Benjamin Domenech, Joy Pullmann, Steve Stanek, Craig Idso, Marc Morano, John Coleman (1934-2018), Tibor R. Machan, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Joseph Bast, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), Robert Genetski, Jack A. Chambless, Barry P. Keating, Eugene Kontorovich, Richard Ebeling, Kurtis B. Reeg, Jonathan Steitz, Marita Noon, Kenneth Haapala, Robert G. Holland
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.
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Education
Taxes
Government Spending
Environment
Health Care
Constitutional Reform
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.
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Education
Law
Taxes
Government Spending
InfoTech & Telecom
Environment
Alcohol & Tobacco
Health Care
FIRE
 

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