Articles Tagged 'Heritage Foundation'
Heritage Foundation announces resignation of Jim DeMint
Jim DeMint has resigned as president of the Heritage Foundation, the conservative think tank announced Tuesday.
“The Heritage Foundation’s Board of Trustees, by a unanimous…READ MORE
DeMint out as leader of conservative Heritage Foundation
Jim DeMint is being forced out as the leader of the conservative Heritage Foundation think tank amid internal tensions at the organization over its direction,…READ MORE
Trump Signs Resolution Overturning Obama Planned Parenthood State Funding Mandate
President Donald Trump signed a resolution Thursday that overturns former President Barack Obama’s rule that forced states to provide family planning grants under Title X…READ MORE
Push to defund ObamaCare big test for DeMint at Heritage and rest of Republicans
South Carolina Republican Sen. Jim DeMint unexpectedly quit Congress this winter, saying essentially that he could better advance the conservative cause as president of the Heritage Foundation think tank than in Congress.
Roughly eight months later, DeMint has no doubt pressed Congress, and House Republicans in particular, to take a conservative stance on such issues as the Farm Bill and…READ MORE
Conservatives Feel the Optimism at Heritage Retreat
BALTIMORE â€” Conservative House Republicans gathered at a posh hotel in Maryland are aiming for a fresh start after a bruising election and intraparty battles…READ MORE
DeMint to GOP elders: Game over, pals. Insists conservatives must drive agenda
Sporting his new hat as the head of the Heritage Foundation, former Sen. Jim DeMint said Saturday said that conservatives should not rely on the…READ MORE
U.S. activist Norquist blesses Boehner’s tax plan, conservative group rejects it
WASHINGTON | Leading U.S. anti-tax activist Grover Norquist gave his blessing on Wednesday to House Speaker John Boehner’s plan to avert the “fiscal cliff,” concluding…READ MORE
DeMint marks a new, sharper edge for Heritage
When the Heritage Foundation set up shop in a red-brick Capitol Hill townhouse more than three decades ago, it represented the cutting edge of conservative…READ MORE
BREAKING: Jim DeMint leaving the Senate
South Carolina U.S. Senator Jim DeMint will replace Ed Feulner as president of the Heritage Foundation. Mr. DeMint will leave his post as South Carolina’s…READ MORE