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  1. Controversial' Anti-Abortion Bill Doesn't Need Washington | Cortney O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    ... to further the cause of life." Former South Carolina senator and current president of The Heritage Foundation, Jim DeMint, insisted that at 5 months, "There are very few sensible Americans who think you should be able to take that child's life." ...

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  2. MomentumFOR REALRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... blaming President Obama. Why is there no one in charge of the Transportation Security Agency? Because U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, a conservatibve Soth Carolina Republican, has placed a hold on Obama's choice to head the agency, former FBI agent and police ...

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  3. On Native GroundA Natural Disaster Meets Unnatural Governing PrinciplesRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Cantor will take his place. In the Senate, if they ever had their way, Sen. Harry Reid would give way to Sen. Jim DeMint as majority leader, and the wreck of this country would become, for them, the economic opportunity of their lifetime. Americans ...

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  4. Dark Money Is Destroying Our World, Not Just Our PoliticsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Common Dreams

    ... wage and acting as if Obamacare is a product of socialism. Heritage Foundation President and former Senator Jim DeMint went so far as to claim that conservatives are the "true progressives." In an Orwellian moment he opined, "It may shock you to ...

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  5. Heritage Action: D.C.a s toughest arbiter of conservatismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Washington Post

    Jim DeMint, right, at his announcement that he would resign from the U.S. Senate in January 2013 to head conservative think tank the Heritage Foundation. Per Politico , House Republicans on Tuesday confronted former senator Jim DeMint over something that might seem a little ridiculous: The Heritage Action scorecard.

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  6. GOP lawmakers confront DeMint over ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Politico

    Long-simmering tensions between the Heritage Foundation, its sister political arm and House Republicans erupted Tuesday during a weekly meeting of conservatives, as GOP lawmakers confronted the nonprofit group's leader behind closed doors. Several Republican lawmakers unleashed on Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint - a former South Carolina senator - griping mostly about Heritage Action's legislative scorecard.

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  7. House takes different path than governor on fixing roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    ... and invest in our roads, a plan that's gotten the support of folks from across the political spectrum, from Sen. Jim DeMint to the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, because they know it will make South Carolina more competitive and more ...

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  8. Haley unveils website for SC planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WMBF

    ... years, which includes the Great Recession, the budget has grown by an average of $103 million." In addition, Sen. Jim DeMint, the Heritage Foundation, Americans for Tax Reform, SC Club for Growth and the National Federation of Independent Business ...

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  9. Nikki Haley to launch online push of roads planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    ... and invest in our roads, a plan that's gotten the support of folks from across the political spectrum, from Sen. Jim DeMint to the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, because they know it will make South Carolina more competitive and more ...

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  10. Exclusive: Heritage's DeMint Affecting Legislation Through the Power of IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Breitbart.com

    Former South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint, appearing on Breitbart News Sunday, explained that he wouldn't have left the U.S. Senate for any organization other than The Heritage Foundation . "They are the flagship of the conservative movement.

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  11. Governor "Hailey" Supports School Choice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | FITSNews

    ... failed status quo . According to an online flyer distributed by the Palmetto Policy Forum - former U.S. Senator Jim DeMint 's South Carolina-based think tank - Haley will be participating at a rally this week in support of school choice. Anyway it's ...

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  12. Jim DeMint Said What?Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | FITSNews

    ... taxes by $1.6 billion." Anyway, none of that is stopping former U.S. Senator (and Heritage Foundation president) Jim DeMint from giving Haley's tax plan an undeserved "atta girl." "Gov. Haley continues to show why she's a national conservative ...

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  13. Republican experts, voters weigh in on Gov. Walker's 2016 presidential chancesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | WKOW-TV

    ... Joni Ernst also rides a motorcycle, so, you know Iowans like that." "I think he's showed a lot of courage," said Jim DeMint, a former U.S. Senator from South Carolina, which is another key early primary state. DeMint now runs the influential ...

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  14. Former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint supports Gov. Nikki Haleya s proposed gas, income tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Post and Courier

    Former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint expressed support for Gov. Nikki Haley's recently announced gas tax and income tax reform plan, calling it “a great step forward” that could make the state more economically competitive, according to a story posted on The State's website. In her State of the State address Wednesday night, Haley called for a 10-cent gas tax hike to accompany a proposed slash of the state's income tax rate from 7 to 5 percent.

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  15. Shady Brady: Political Bigwigs Weigh In from IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Bloomberg

    Billionaire Donald Trump, Former Republican Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, Former U.S. Senator Jim DeMint and Iowa Governor Terry Branstad give Mark Halperin their verdict on Tom Brady at the Iowa Freedom Summit.

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  16. Opportunity for Some, Favoritism to Corporate InterestsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Common Dreams

    ... wage and acting as if Obamacare is a product of socialism. Heritage Foundation President and former Senator Jim DeMint went so far as to claim that conservatives are the "true progressives." In an Orwellian moment he opined, "It may shock you to ...

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  17. On Native GroundA Natural Disaster Meets Unnatural Governing PrinciplesRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Cantor will take his place. In the Senate, if they ever had their way, Sen. Harry Reid would give way to Sen. Jim DeMint as majority leader, and the wreck of this country would become, for them, the economic opportunity of their lifetime. Americans ...

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  18. Rand Paul: Expensive Regulations Should Require Congressional ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Instapundit

    ... written that are very expensive, like over $100 million, ought to come back." Paul and former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, president of the Heritage Foundation, worked on the REINS Act together in Congress. "It says that any regulation written by ...

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  19. MomentumFOR REALRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | American Reporter

    ... blaming President Obama. Why is there no one in charge of the Transportation Security Agency? Because U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint, a conservatibve Soth Carolina Republican, has placed a hold on Obama's choice to head the agency, former FBI agent and police ...

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  20. Senate Republicans introduce bill that would overturn Obamacare's individual mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Raw Story

    Paul Wheeler waves a flag while standing with a small group of demonstrators outside of the HIlton Hotel and Suites prior to former South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint, president of the The Heritage Foundation, speaking at a "Defund Obamacare Tour" rally in Indianapolis on Aug. 26, 2013. Photo by Nate Chute for Reuters.

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