Edwin J. Feulner’s 36 years of leadership as president of The Heritage Foundation transformed the think tank from a small policy shop into America’s powerhouse of conservative ideas.

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December 13, 2018, 9:14 AM EST
If America’s auto manufacturers wrote letters to Santa, it’s not hard to guess what would be high on their lists: retaining the federal tax credit for electric vehicles.
December 6, 2018, 11:12 AM EST
“Civilization will end within 15 or 30 years unless immediate action is taken against problems facing mankind.”
November 1, 2018, 4:15 PM EDT
It’s sad to see the debate over the migrant caravan break down into the usual polarized camps. You’re either pro-immigrant and therefore willing to let anyone in, or you’re anti-immigrant and you want to slam the door in the face of anyone, right?
October 25, 2018, 10:18 AM EDT
Last week was a homecoming for me. But it was something more.
October 18, 2018, 1:27 PM EDT
Of all the voices being raised against the specter of mob rule in this country, few carry more weight than that of Steve Scalise.
October 4, 2018, 3:09 PM EDT
No one puts out a welcome mat for the Grim Reaper, but those who’ve built up successful businesses have even more reason to dread his approach. Why? Because they know the death tax will soon exact a hefty toll on their hard work.
September 27, 2018, 10:35 AM EDT
“Nobody has found any widespread instances of voter fraud.”
September 5, 2018, 11:02 AM EDT
I hate to have to ask such a basic question, but does Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) understand the role of a Supreme Court justice?
August 16, 2018, 9:20 AM EDT
To hear some in the media tell it, the Trump administration’s decision to freeze fuel-economy standards for cars and trucks is a massive detour from common sense.
August 9, 2018, 10:40 AM EDT
When it comes to trade deals, the big ones such as NAFTA tend to grab headlines. But our interests are also well-served by one-on-one agreements between individual countries and the U.S.  In fact, the more bilateral deals we forge, the better.
August 2, 2018, 9:24 AM EDT
Imagine getting a raise, and you didn’t even have to ask the boss for it. That’s what taxpayers nationwide can anticipate.
July 27, 2018, 9:32 AM EDT
The definition of insanity, as they say, is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results. And yet critics insist that the U.S. shouldn’t have withdrawn from the U.N. Human Rights Council.
July 13, 2018, 10:33 AM EDT
You don’t have to be a student of ancient Roman poetry to have heard Juvenal’s famous line “Who watches the watchmen?” But perhaps a more apt question today would be: Who checks the fact-checkers?
June 13, 2018, 2:07 PM EDT
The actual New York Times, which has published scathing criticisms of President Trump, was admitting in a June 1 article that the U.S. economy is strong beyond description right now.
May 30, 2018, 2:10 PM EDT
To hear many in the media tell it, President Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran Deal was the worst thing to happen since he was elected.
May 10, 2018, 11:07 AM EDT
“I may not agree with what you say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.” Few quotations are more quintessentially American than this (attributed in various forms to Voltaire, Oscar Wilde and others). You may not persuade anyone, but at least you can count on being heard.
May 3, 2018, 9:34 AM EDT
“It’s so evident that work is the only way to get people out of poverty.”
April 25, 2018, 3:44 PM EDT
Throughout my latest visit to Northeast Asia, I’ve met with many governmental officials, business leaders, academics and activists, and seen firsthand that the people of Japan, Taiwan and South Korea are eagerly anticipating the upcoming summits with Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s reclusive and dictatorial leader.
March 29, 2018, 10:29 AM EDT
It’s obvious why the bluster and brinksmanship over the nuclear-missile situation between the U.S. and North Korea produces so much tension: If an ICBM were launched at us or one of our allies, what could we do?
February 28, 2018, 12:34 PM EST
It’s been exactly a decade since William F. Buckley, Jr. died. Yet, surveying the ideological landscape, it feels more like a century.