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Conservative Family Policy Must Be Conservative Share This

| Jul 28, 2022

PUBLIC DISCOURSE—On family policy, conservatives should avoid two extremes: rebutting any use of government, and assuming that trillions can be spent without negative repercussions.

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CHIPS Won’t Help China Share This

| Jul 27, 2022

THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE—American Compass executive director Oren Cass argues that demanding perfect legislation is a convenient excuse for voting no, and a standard by which everyone would always vote no.

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Post-Roe, the GOP is stepping up to support American families Share This

| Jul 14, 2022

CNN—American Compass executive director Oren Cass discusses the promising shift on the right-of-center toward supporting generous pro-family benefits like Senator Romney’s Family Security Act 2.0.

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The climate crisis is no excuse for backsliding on democracy Share This

| Jul 11, 2022

FINANCIAL TIMES—For progressives, the US Supreme Court’s EPA ruling should have been a teachable moment, argues American Compass executive director Oren Cass.

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College Is Not For All Share This

| Jun 10, 2022

THE AMERICAN CONSERVATIVE—American Compass’s Oren Cass and Wells King discuss the reality that most young Americans miss out on commencement.

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What family policy should look like in post-Roe America Share This

| May 13, 2022

DESERET NEWS—American Compass’s Wells King and Brad Wilcox of the Institute for Family Studies and AEI make the case for a conservative embrace of an expanded Child Tax Credit in a post-Roe v. Wade world.

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Cutting China tariffs will offer no respite from rising prices Share This

| May 01, 2022

FINANCIAL TIMES—American Compass executive director Oren Cass makes the case against rolling back tariffs on China in response to inflation.

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The Market’s Border Crisis Share This

| Apr 21, 2022

THE AMERICAN MIND—American Compass executive director Oren Cass makes the case that revitalizing the American industrial base requires moving beyond globalization.

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