Stories tagged with Heritage Foundation
By Laurie Bennett | December 15, 2016 at 4:00pm | 0
With every new administration comes a shift in influence among the country’s major think tanks.
By Laurie Bennett | May 20, 2014 at 9:39am | 0
While Jim DeMint has quickly become the face of the Heritage Foundation since becoming its president, the conservative group’s chairman, Thomas A. Saunders III, also bears watching.
By Laurie Bennett | April 17, 2014 at 8:10am | 0
Like the comprehensive search engine it aims to be, Google covers all political bases when it comes to think tank funding.
By Laurie Bennett | December 8, 2013 at 11:48am | 1
In calling on the country’s top banks to disclose their donations to think tanks, Elizabeth Warren is not the tough regulator but the kid exclaiming that the emperor has no clothes.
By Laurie Bennett | October 22, 2013 at 9:05am | 1
“Is Heritage going to go so political that it really doesn’t amount to anything anymore?”
By Laurie Bennett | August 21, 2013 at 8:55am | 0
When, precisely, did the Heritage Foundation stop functioning as a think tank?
By Laurie Bennett | May 10, 2013 at 8:40am | 0
The Heritage Foundation, in the spotlight because of its questionable “research” on immigration, receives millions of dollars from right-leaning foundations each year.
By Muckety | March 27, 2013 at 12:10pm | 0
In the think tank world, there is independent, inspired, even courageous, thought. And then there’s self-serving spin.
By Laurie Bennett | December 9, 2012 at 9:50am | 0
At first glimpse, Jim DeMint’s appointment to head the Heritage Foundation is “the scholarly equivalent of appointing Michael Moore to head the Brookings Institution,” Dana Milbank writes in the Washington Post.
By Laurie Bennett | December 7, 2012 at 9:28am | 0
In announcing his move to the Heritage Foundation Thursday, Sen. Jim DeMint strengthens the already tight bonds between Congress and American think tanks.
By Muckety | December 6, 2012 at 11:02am | 0
Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina will leave the Senate next month to head the Heritage Foundation, the Wall Street Journal reports.
By Laurie Bennett | November 7, 2012 at 2:09pm | 2
Once again, think tanks are proving why we ought to find a new term for think tanks.
By Carol Eisenberg | August 8, 2008 at 11:41am | 12
Charles G. Koch may be the richest and most politically connected mogul you’ve never heard of.