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Reports - The Heritage Foundation
  1. The DREAM Act in the NDAA: Wrong for National and Homeland Security
    Allowing unlawful immigrants to join the military in exchange for citizenship would not advance U.S. national security.
  2. The Proposed Transfer of the IANA Function to ICANN
    As stewards of the network, the US government has an obligation to make sure that the transition to a new governance structure goes well.
  3. President Obama’s 2015 Budget: How Government Expansion Will Limit Opportunity, Slow Economic Growth, and Erode Financial and National Security
    The document outlines the President’s agenda for a government that allegedly will bring “opportunity, growth, and security” through higher federal spending, cuts in the armed forces, more than $1 trillion in tax hikes, and broad government overreach into the affairs of individuals, businesses, and localities.
  4. U.S. Export–Import Bank: Corporate Welfare on the Backs of Taxpayers
    Ex-Im is little more than a conduit for corporate welfare beset by unreliable risk management, inefficiency, and cronyism.
  5. An Analysis of Selected Budget Process Reforms
    Responding to the breakdown of congressional budgeting over the past several years, analysts and lawmakers have offered a variety of proposals to correct specific flaws in the process and revive this most fundamental act of governing.
  6. Protecting Religious Liberty in the State Marriage Debate
    A growing number of incidents demonstrates that the redefinition of marriage and state policies on sexual orientation have created a climate of intolerance and intimidation for citizens who believe that marriage is the union of a man and a woman and that sexual relations are properly reserved for marriage.
  7. Heart of Atlanta Motel: Public Accommodation Law at 50
    Federal antidiscrimination law should be assessed before passions are raised and legal principles fall by the wayside.
  8. How States Can Stop Discrimination: Ending Preferential Treatment on the Basis of Race, Ethnicity, and Sex After Schuette
  9. Bringing Transportation Decisions Closer to the People: Why States and Localities Should Have More Control
    In a country as large and diverse as the United States, it is state and local officials—not remote federal authorities—that have the knowledge required to address their own community’s transportation concerns.
  10. Peru: President Humala Should Push for More Economic Freedom
    The best way to help Peru is by expanding economic freedom with strong institutions to protect property rights and enforce contracts.

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