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The Heritage Foundation is a unique institution - a public policy research organization, or 'think tank'. We draw solutions to contemporary problems from the ideas, principles and traditions that make America great...
As conservatives, we believe the values and ideas that motivated our Founding Fathers are worth conserving. And as policy entrepreneurs, we believe the most effective solutions are consistent with those ideas and values..."
"About The Heritage Foundation," The Heritage Foundation website (accessed Feb. 21, 2008)
"Founded in 1973, The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institute - a think tank - whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense."
"Our Mission," The Heritage Foundation website (accessed Feb. 21, 2008)