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    Planned Parenthood to Receive Over $655,000 as “Navigators” for Obamacare

    This morning, the Obama Administration announced the award of over $655,000 in taxpayer grants to three Planned Parenthood affiliates to act as “navigators,” helping enroll Americans in federally facilitated insurance exchanges under Obamacare. Those grants are part of $67 million in federal funds that will go to over 100 organizations … More

    #StopObamacare on Instagram With Us

    Get creative to help #StopObamacare! Heritage wants you to snap a candid shot holding a sign with the hashtag #StopObamacare and upload it to Instagram with the hashtag. Write your tag on anything you want: paper, cardboard, or even your face. Tell us why you think Obamacare needs to stop … More

    DeMint: Congressional Waivers Show Obamacare Is Bad for Everyone

    If some people need waivers from Obamacare, then everybody needs one, according to Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint. “Either we should all live under it or no one should,” DeMint told Fox Business Channel’s “Varney & Co.” on Tuesday. Obamacare’s health insurance exchanges open on October 1, but the Obama … More

    After Watching This Video, You'll Want a Burger and a New Health Care Law

    A Nebraska news station posted this video a few months ago and it’s just too compelling not to share. Their interview with a frustrated Wendy’s employee and the 11 pop-up Wendy’s logos at 0:40 make this a must-see 1:54. The Wendy’s employee, T.J. Growbeck, is one of 100 employees in … More

    4 Things John Kerry Got Wrong in a 4½-Minute Video

    Secretary of State John Kerry has a new, impassioned video appeal for the U.S. Senate to consent to ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). Kerry’s speechwriters should have checked their facts, though. Among Kerry’s mistakes and mischaracterizations are the following: “[The CRPD] will … More

    Jim DeMint on "Hannity": Time to Make Noise to Defund Obamacare

    Appearing on Fox News’ “Hannity” tonight, Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint said the best way to stop Obamacare is to cut off its funding. He urged Americans to make noise about the President’s health-care law during the August congressional recess. With less than two months before many people experience firsthand … More

    6,300 Reasons the Government Is Dead Wrong on Farm Subsidies

    Congress has been wrangling for months over how to trim the taxpayer burden of bountiful subsidies to farmers. Here’s a thought: Stop paying the dead ones. Between 2008 and 2012, we now know, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disbursed more than $36 million to some 6,300 farmers who had … More

    Back to School: The Secret Costs Hiding in Your Child's Backpack

    It’s that time of year again, and back-to-school sales are in full swing. But before parents eagerly snap up every on-sale item, they might do well to consider this sobering fact: Almost everything they buy, from backpacks to lunchboxes to pencils, costs more because of tariffs. In 2012 alone, the … More

    Left Claims 80 Percent of Americans "Economically Insecure"

    Eighty percent of U.S. adults are “economically insecure,” according to media reports of a new study. But just what is “economic insecurity”? Are most Americans experiencing severe hardship? The measure of “economic insecurity” used by the researcher, Mark Rank of Washington University in Missouri, gives no understanding of a household’s … More

    Q&A on Benghazi Criminal Charges

    Heritage’s Charlotte Florance sat down with us to answer questions about the criminal charges filed in the terrorist attack on Americans in Benghazi, Libya. Q. Who are the criminal charges filed against? A. We don’t know all the suspects’ names, but the one confirmed is Ahmed Abu Khattalah, founder of … More