EPPC Files Amicus Brief in HHS Mandate Cases
The Ethics and Public Policy Center is today filing a Supreme Court amicus brief in the pending HHS mandate cases. EPPC’s brief thoroughly refutes the Obama administration’s claim that for-profit corporations are inherently incapable of an “exercise of religion” for purposes of the protections afforded by the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.
EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel Speaks at National Book Festival
EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel will discuss his book Evangelical Catholicism at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
EPPC Senior Fellow Bruce Cole Named to Eisenhower Memorial Commission
President Obama has appointed EPPC Senior Fellow Bruce Cole to serve on the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission. Dr. Cole, a member of the board of advisers for the National Civic Art Society and former National Endowment for the Humanities chairman, has been a leading critic of Frank Gehry’s design for the Eisenhower Memorial.
EPPC Welcomes Henry Olsen as Senior Fellow
EPPC is pleased to welcome Henry Olsen as its newest senior fellow. Mr. Olsen’s work at EPPC will focus on how to address, consistent with conservative principles, the electoral challenges facing modern American conservatism. “We are delighted that Henry Olsen is joining EPPC. Henry is an experienced leader in the conservative policy world, and a […]
EPPC Welcomes New Communications Director
EPPC is pleased to welcomed our first-ever communications director, Josh Britton. He is responsible for overseeing EPPC’s external communications, including press outreach, donor communications, and social media, to ensure that the valuable work done by EPPC’s scholars reaches as broad an audience as possible.
George Weigel Receives Honorary Doctorate from Ukrainian Catholic University
EPPC Distinguished Senior Fellow George Weigel received the third honorary doctorate ever bestowed by the Ukrainian Catholic University, prior to addressing the university’s commencement on July 6.
EPPC Earns Highest Charity Rating
We are pleased to report that Charity Navigator, America’s largest charity evaluator, has awarded the Ethics and Public Policy Center its highest rating of four stars.
Yuval Levin to Receive 2013 Bradley Prize
The Ethics and Public Policy Center takes great pleasure in the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation’s announcement that EPPC Hertog Fellow Yuval Levin will be awarded one of the Foundation’s four Bradley Prizes for 2013.
Roger Scruton Joins EPPC
We are pleased to announce that the English philosopher Roger Scruton has joined EPPC as a Senior Fellow. The author of three dozen books, Mr. Scruton will focus his work at EPPC on such subjects as the need for a new urbanism that emphasizes beauty and the cultural implications of neuroscience.
Peter Wehner Rejoins EPPC
The Ethics and Public Policy Center is delighted to announce that, after serving as a senior adviser to the Romney campaign, Peter Wehner is rejoining EPPC as a senior fellow.