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Today, the Arkansas state legislature overrode Governor Asa Hutchinson’s (R) veto of the Save Adolescents From Experimentation (SAFE) Act, a bill prohibiting doctors from prescribing puberty blockers, hormones, surgeries or other treatments to children for the purposes of helping...
I believe in limited government because government works best when it stays out of our way—when it lets Americans innovate and succeed, thrive, and live free. That said, there are a few things the federal government should do—and should...
Washington, DC — Heritage Action for America, a national conservative grassroots organization, released a statement from Executive Director Jessica Anderson thanking Georgia Governor Brian Kemp for signing into law SB 202, a major election reform package: Heritage Action thanks Gov....
Bill points to a three-part approach for in-country processing The Biden administration is reviving and expanding on the Central American Minors Refugee/Parole program launched in 2014 (and expanded in 2016) by the Obama administration, and terminated in 2017 by the...
WASHINGTON – Heritage’s immigration team – James Carafano, Lora Ries, Mike Howell, Chad Wolf, Ken Cuccinelli, and Mark Morgan – responded to the many false and misleading statements made by President Biden about illegal immigration and the border crisis during Thursday’s press conference: “The president had the chance to...
The two bills in the Senate could do lasting damage to the Constitutional rights of millions of people while at the same time further empowering the federal government. Some lunatic commits a horrifying crime, therefore the rest of us aren't...
UPDATE: WASHINGTON – On March 11, 2021 The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5602, the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2020 (DTPA). Congressmen Brad Schneider’s (IL-10) bipartisan bill passed the House by an overwhelming vote, and had previously...
Today, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-UT) introduced the No Mask Mandate for Kids Act. This legislation rescinds President Biden’s mandate that children must wear masks while traveling domestically, allowing industries, states, and families to make their own decision.  “This decision doesn’t...
With last week’s introduction in Congress of the misleadingly named Civics Secures Democracy Act, we are headed toward an epic clash over the spread of uber-controversial pedagogies — Critical Race Theory and Action Civics — to America’s classrooms. I don’t...
PIERRE, S.D. – Today, Governor Noem announced the “Defend Title IX Now” Coalition to defend fairness in women’s sports. “Today, we’re announcing a coalition of athletes, leaders, and anyone who cares about defending fairness in women’s sports,” said Governor Kristi Noem. “Once...
This week, the Heritage foundation discusses the Senate hearing on the Equality Act. Emilie Kao, director of Heritage's Devos Center explains the ways in which the Equality Act would affect everyday life, gives an outlook on the legislations future,...
We had someone who went out and killed eight people and the gun that he used to do it with, he bought legally. Not only did he buy it legally, the cops literally said there's nothing in his background that...
 SUMMARY America deserves immigration laws that prioritize Americans, lawful immigrants, U.S. sovereignty, and national and economic security, not illegal aliens, smugglers, cartels, gangs, and breaking the law. The American Dream and Promise Act of 2021 (ADPA) would increase both illegal...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, House Republican leaders sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen highlighting the urgent need for guidance and requesting clarification from the Treasury Department on questions pertaining to the Coronavirus State Fiscal Relief and Coronavirus Local...