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An Anti-Innovation Strategy: The Heritage Foundation's Deficit Reduction and Energy Proposal

April 27, 2011
| Blogs & Op-eds

The Heritage Foundation recently proposed a near dismantling of the Department of Energy in the name of budget deficit reduction. But their proposal includes numerous inconsistencies and inaccuracies to justify eliminating programs vital to the United States energy innovation system. In response, ITIF, along with the Breakthrough Institute and Americans for Energy Leadership, detail point-by-point the fundamental inaccuracies of Heritage's proposal.