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- Heartland Weekly – Comrade Bernie’s American Socialist Nightmare - June 17, 2019
- Big Tech: The Bigger They Are – The Huger They Fail - June 12, 2019
- Heartland Weekly – Leadership Changes at The Heartland Institute - June 10, 2019
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There Is No Climate Refugee Crisis, Beto
Aaron Stover, Joseph Bast
This month, Democratic Presidential Candidate Beto O’Rourke warned on his first campaign stop of a climate-refugee crisis that simply will not happen.
Democrats Are Running from Green New Deal
On Tuesday, the Senate rejected the non-binding Green New Deal resolution in a 0-57 vote with 42 Democrats and Bernie Sanders (I-VT) voting “present” rather than support. it.
AFT: Arrogantly Fleecing Taxpayers
Taxpayers rarely complain about shelling out money for public education. But when they are abused by teachers unions, they need to fight back.
NRA’s David Keene Talks War on Guns
Host: Lennie Jarratt
Guest: David Keene
Former NRA President David Keene stops by the studio to discuss the current war on individual gun rights across the country and what can be done to stop it.
In the Tank: Ep. 184
Host: Donald Kendal
Guests: Justin Haskins and Jim Lakely
Three Heartlanders discuss the Mueller Report fallout, our corrupt media, the Dept. of Justice no longer defending Obamacare in court, and the Green New Deal.
Trump’s Health Reforms Proving Successful
Host: Sarah Lee
Guest: Joseph Antos
A health care policy expert with the American Enterprise Institute discusses association health plans and how Trump’s regulatory changes are proving successful.
Colorado Swindles Voters With Energy Bill
H. Sterling Burnett
Colorado Springs Gazette
Empowered by their recent sweep of the state Legislature and governor’s mansion, Colorado Democrats are showing their true stripes.
Facts Prevail at House Climate Hearing
The Heartland Institute
Climate realists were outnumbered at the hearing of a subcommittee of the House Natural Resources committee, but still came out on top.
Rent Control Doesn’t Solve Housing Crisis
Oregon recently became the first state to enact mandatory rent control, which does nothing to address the state’s underlying housing crisis.
Heartland Experts React to GND Rejection Vote
James Taylor and H. Sterling Burnett
“The Green New Deal is such horrendous policy proposal that not a single senator would go on record supporting it – not even its sponsors.” – James Taylor, Senior Fellow.
Earth Hour: Good for the Planet, Right?
Today we will mark “Earth Hour” 2019. It’s a rather pointless gesture of symbolic futility that might do more harm to the environment than good.
Is it Time to Pull the Plug on Amtrak?
Amtrak’s overall performance suggests that it’s time for taxpayer-subsidized rail service to go quietly into the night and have its subsidies pulled.