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  1. Tea Party Is a MovementNow, Not Just a MoodRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    That was the question posed by Weekly Standard columnist and Fox News contributor Steven Hayes as he kicked off a panel at the Heritage Foundation celebrating the 5th anniversary of the tea party. Hayes and his co-panelists, Heritage Action for America CEO Michael Needham and University of Virginia professor of politics James Ceaser, all agreed that the tea party is in fact a movement.

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  2. Milbank: Elizabeth Warren is left's equivalent of Jim DeMintRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... she is Jim DeMint. DeMint, a former Republican senator from South Carolina who now runs the conservative Heritage Foundation, is widely seen as the godfather of the Tea Party movement. His fiery rebellions, first against the impure conservatism of ...

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  3. Market MoverSTRETCHING Your Buck in a Bear MarketRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... flavor. That's why it shouldn't come as a surprise that the major Christian right-wing groups - the Heritage Foundation, the Family Research Council, Focus on the Family, Concerned Women for America - are all on the "natural family" bandwagon. Or ...

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  4. Peter Brookes: Caving to Cuba is wrong moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... Cuba for an This article first appeared in the Boston Herald. Peter Brookes is a Fort Valley resident, a Heritage Foundation senior fellow and a former deputy assistant secretary of defense. Follow him on Twittera @Brookes_Peter . Whoa! Sure, we ...

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  5. Range of ways to hit back at North KoreaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    ... Klingner, the CIA's deputy division chief for Korea during the Clinton administration, who is now at The Heritage Foundation, told the Herald the U.S., the European Union and the United Nations have implemented far more expansive and stronger ...

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  6. Should U.S. sneak 'The Interview' into North Korea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Windsor Beacon

    ... with Team America ," said Bruce Klingner, the CIA's former chief North Korea analyst who is now at the Heritage Foundation. Team America: World Police was a 2004 puppet comedy that included a comic representation of Kim Jong Un's father, Kim Jong ...

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  7. Congress agrees to widen help for disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... cuum erection systems"; and making technical adjustments to cap worker's compensation. The conservative Heritage Foundation criticized the bill as potentially promoting fraud and abuse, especially when it came to hard-to-diagnose mental disabilities.

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  8. Going in for the Kill at the County LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    Conservative groups are opening a new front in their effort to reshape American law, arguing that local governments have the power to write their own rules on a key labor issue that has, up to now, been the prerogative of states. Beginning here in the hometown of Senator Rand Paul and the Chevy Corvette, groups including the American Legislative Exchange Council , the Heritage Foundation and a newly formed nonprofit called Protect My Check are working together to influence local governments the same way they have influenced state legislatures, and anti-union ordinances are just the first step in the coordinated effort they envision.

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  9. 5 Reasons for the Slow Recovery in Long-Term UnemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wall Street Journal

    ... would have risen only slightly. Salim Furth is senior policy analyst in macroeconomics at the Heritage Foundation 's Center for Data Analysis. He is on Twitter: @salimfurth . Capital Journal ...

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  10. Carly Fiorina: Fired CEO, Senate loser and now presidential candidate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... doing all the things potential Republican presidential candidates do - she was a panelist this week at a Heritage Foundation event on a congressional economic growth agenda, and she's scheduled to speak at the American Conservative Union's ...

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  11. US unlikely to retaliate against North Korea with its own cyberattackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | South China Morning Post

    ... supporting US claims of North Korean involvement, said Dean Cheng, a China specialist at the Heritage Foundation in Washington. Only if the US could demonstrate that the North Korean hacking involved Chinese territory or Chinese internet protocol ...

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  12. Paramount Pulls The Plug On Re-Releasing Team AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Crooks and Liars

    ... screening has been cancelled. We apologize & will provide refunds today. From AC360, David Gergen takes Heritage Foundation and Townhall contributor Peter Brookes to task over the release of journalists Laura Ling and Euna Another Photo-Op Colin ...

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  13. Should U.S. sneak "The Interview" into North Korea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    ... with Team America ," said Bruce Klingner, the CIA's former chief North Korea analyst who is now at the Heritage Foundation. Team America World Police was a 2014 puppet comedy that included a comic representation of Kim Jong-Un's father, Kim Jung-Il. ...

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  14. Reforming No Child Left BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Policy Digest

    Lawmakers are looking to reauthorize the 2001 No Child Left Behind law, but Lindsey Burke, education policy fellow at the Heritage Foundation, says reauthorization of the program must be accompanied by major reforms. NCLB is a federal accountability law for education that sets certain standards for school districts related to academic achievement, but the program has ballooned in size and imposes burdensome requirements on school districts.

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  15. Foes of Unions Try TheirLuck in County LawsRead the original story

    Friday | Lucianne.com

    ... Rand Paul and the Chevy Corvette, groups including the American Legislative Exchange Council, the Heritage Foundation and a newly formed nonprofit called Protect My Check are working together to influence local governments the same way they have ...

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  16. Australia gingerly mulls Japanese submarine offerRead the original story

    Friday | The Japan Times

    ... in a Japan-Australia submarine deal, Dean Cheng, a senior research fellow at Washington policy group the Heritage Foundation, said by phone from Virginia. "Japan is clearly stepping beyond its traditional interpretation of its pacifist policy, which ...

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  17. Warren may be leading a tea party of the leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | HeraldNet

    ... is Jim DeMint. DeMint, the former Republican senator from South Carolina who now runs the conservative Heritage Foundation, is widely seen as the godfather of the tea party movement. His fiery rebellions, first against the impure conservatism of ...

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  18. GOP to fight Obama over Cuba decisionRead the original story

    Thursday | Boston Herald

    Republicans vowed to fight President Obama's decision to unilaterally normalize relations with Communist Cuba - including blocking the nomination of a U.S. ambassador to Havana and freezing funds to construct an embassy - and an expert warned the commander in chief could be in for a tough fight. "It's going to be extremely difficult for President Obama to put any ambassador through," said Ana Quintana, a Latin American expert at the Heritage Foundation and a first generation Cuban American.

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  19. Obama's Cuba plan could change how Latin America views USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... founding principle of excluding non-democratic regimes, says Ana Quintana, a Latin America expert at the Heritage Foundation in Washington. "This action delegitimizes any kind of democratization steps the US could do." Perhaps the first regional ...

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  20. Obama Faces Opposition on CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    ... constitutionally he cannot lift the trade embargo that dates back to the 1960s. Mike Gonzalez from the Heritage Foundation spoke to VOA via Skype and pointed out the Congressional prerogative. "The embargo can only be changed and amended by ...

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