Win the War of Ideas

Conservatives have failed to articulate and sell a national policy agenda to the country, a vision of what conservative policies can accomplish when put into practice. We’ve detailed the awful things the Obama Administration has done, all the failings of the left, and we’ve pledged to undo as much of that as we can. That’s good, it needs to be done. But conservatives must be willing to demonstrate that we have the courage of our convictions by going on offense in the war of ideas.   That is where AMERICA NEXT comes in.

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K-12 Education Reform: A Roadmap



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Energy: The Jobs Plan America Needs

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Featured Image Op-Ed: Louisiana Governor: ISIS threat reveals Obama’s failure as commander in chief

February 23, 2015

President Obama has shown the country that he is incapable of being commander-in-chief of the United States of America. One of the defining military challenges of our time is the spread of radical Islamist terrorism, and President Obama has focused more on criticizing America and lecturing the American people than on devising a plan to hunt down and kill these extremists.

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Washington Examiner Op-Ed: An education system for the 21st century

February 9, 2015

We need to create a modern educational system for the modern challenges future generations will face — a competitive, interconnected global economy, where students from Charleston and Baton Rouge will compete with those from Chengdu and Bombay. Creating that system involves reforms large and small — but three guiding principles.

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Politico Op-Ed: The GOP Mustn’t Offer Obamacare Lite

February 2, 2015

The other good news is that truly conservative health plans exist. Last year, I outlined a plan with America Next, the conservative policy group I founded. The plan focuses like a laser beam on controlling the health care issue that matters most to Americans — skyrocketing health costs.

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Remarks to the Henry Jackson Society in London, England

January 19, 2015

On Monday January 19, 2015 Governor Bobby Jindal presented the following remarks to the Henry Jackson Society in London, England. REMARKS AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY: “Thank you for the kind invitation to speak here today.  I’m flattered to have the opportunity.  I spent a couple of years here studying at Oxford as a younger man, […]

Featured Image Op-Ed: Why strong defense is critical to America

October 6, 2014

In a speech on October 2, 2007, then-Sen. Barack Obama pledged that if elected commander in chief, “I’ll give an annual ‘State of the World’ address to the American people in which I lay out our national security policy.”

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American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers

September 17, 2014

Today American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) hosted industry leaders for a roundtable discussion of America Next’s energy white paper. The plan, which was co-authored by Congressman Bill Flores and America Next’s Honorary Chairman Governor Bobby Jindal is entitled Organizing Around Abundance: Making America an Energy Superpower. The full plan and executive summary are available […]