Ivanka Trump visits Heritage

Today, Ivanka Trump came by Heritage for a surprise visit at the invitation of Heritage’s new president, Kay Coles James.

Ivanka received a full tour of Heritage and met many of our experts and staff as well as had a private briefing with our Heritage interns. Upon completion of the tour Ivanka suggested having a number of her policy team come by Heritage for regular briefings.

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Afterwards, Heritage president Kay James visited the White House at the invitation of President Trump for a public proclamation signing honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.

Relationships like these, with leaders in Washington, demonstrate the impact your support of Heritage. As a Heritage member, your voice is being heard by the most powerful people in our country.

Thank you for making this possible.

If you could ask Ivanka Trump one question, what would it be?

Expert testimony: the Chinese threat

One way your conservative principles continue to be shared through Heritage is by experts testifying before Congress on pressing issues such as the threat of China’s military.

This week was no exception as Dean Cheng, senior research fellow in Heritage’s Asian Studies Center, testified before the House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities surrounding China’s pursuit of emerging and exponential military technology.

Watch his full statement below:

Do you agree with Cheng’s analysis of the threat China poses? 

Heritage President invites Oprah Winfrey to debate

On Tuesday, after rumors of talk show host Oprah Winfrey running for president in 2020, newly-elected Heritage president Kay Coles James took to Twitter to invite Winfrey to debate.

James is never one to shy away from a good debate and Heritage is always open for sharing the conservative perspective on today’s issues.

It remains to be seen whether Winfrey will accept the challenge to debate or not.

If Winfrey came to Heritage, what issues would you want to be discussed?