This Fight Is for You

By Jim DeMint The Heritage Foundation has been talking about defunding Obamacare for some time now, and people may be wondering why. Why did we put up a billboard in Times Square warning Americans that Obamacare will be hazardous to their health? Why won’t we give up this fight? Because we are fighting for you. […]

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New Poll Shows Support for Defunding Obamacare

How do you feel about defunding Obamacare? A new poll of American voters shows a majority—57 percent—support defunding this unfair, unaffordable, unworkable law. Heritage Action for America and Basswood Research asked voters in 10 different congressional districts for their views on Obamacare, and respondents were decidedly against the law. Six of these House districts are […]

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Catch Jim DeMint on “Meet the Press” This Sunday

Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint will appear on NBC’s “Meet the Press” this Sunday, June 30, at 9:00 a.m. He will discuss the immigration reform bill that passed the Senate on Thursday, the negative effects it would have on the American people, and alternatives Congress could take. Senator DeMint will also examine the recent Supreme […]

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Cost of Illegal Immigration and Amnesty Could Be Higher

American taxpayers cannot afford the cost of amnesty. The cost of illegal immigration and amnesty could amount to $6.3 trillion, which would fall on American taxpayers over the long term, according to a Heritage Foundation analysis. As Heritage showed, the majority of illegal immigrants receiving amnesty would receive far more in taxpayer-funded benefits than they […]

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