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‘It’s A Start, I Guess’: Students Express Dissatisfaction With ‘Small’ Amount of Loan Forgiveness Funds Provided by Biden Plan

“$10,000, money’s fake, I mean, I don’t see a problem,” a student told Young America’s Foundation Spokeswoman Kara Zupkus when asked for his thoughts on President Biden’s recently announced plan to forgive student loan debt. Zupkus visited George Mason University earlier this week on a mission to find out what college students think of President […]

Biden’s Inflationary and Immoral Debt Transference: A Student’s Take

By: Charles Hilu Like most other Americans, I do not stand to gain from President Joe Biden’s student loan debt plan, announced Wednesday. I will graduate with no debt because my parents worked as hard as they possibly could to give me a better life. My mother was the only person in her household to […]

YAF Statement on Alisal Fire and the Reagan Ranch

Alisal Fire Update Monday, October 18 9:15 a.m. ET Sunday was another quiet day at the Reagan Ranch. As of October 17, 78% of the fire has been contained after having covered more than 17,000 acres (see map below.) While flames did not reach the Reagan Reagan or the properties adjacent to the Reagan Ranch, […]

Statement on the Passing of Secretary Donald Rumsfeld

Young America’s Foundation is saddened to learn of the passing of Secretary Donald Rumsfeld. A longtime friend of the Foundation, Secretary Rumsfeld took pride in public service and advocated for freedom and democracy around the globe. He and his wife, Joyce, were also loyal supporters of Young America’s Foundation, visiting the Reagan Ranch and Reagan […]

President Biden’s Power-Grabbing Attempt to Pack The Court | Saving SCOTUS Part Two

Young America’s Foundation is committed to ensuring young people understand the dangers of court-packing, following President Joe Biden’s unveiling of a commission to study expanding the Supreme Court. This is the second piece in a two-part series by historian Dr. Burt Folsom examining the dangers of court-packing. You can read the first piece detailing the historic attempt by […]

‘More Than Just A Towering Figure’: VP Pence Remembers Rush Limbaugh

The 48th Vice President of the United States and YAF’s Ronald Reagan Presidential Scholar shares his reflections on Rush Limbaugh via Fox News Opinion: “Just as Ronald Reagan’s nationally-syndicated radio broadcasts sponsored by Young America’s Foundation in the 1970s laid the foundation for conservative victories in the 1980s, Rush Limbaugh’s broadcasts and the voices that […]

Vince Everett Ellison

Vince Everett Ellison was born on a cotton plantation in Haywood County, Tennessee. His parents at that time were sharecroppers. Through hard work and a belief in Jesus Christ, his parents pulled him and his seven siblings out of poverty. His family started the Ellison Family Gospel singing group, where Vince sang and played multiple […]

Kellyanne Conway

Kellyanne Conway served as Campaign Manager of the come-from-behind victory of Trump-Pence 2016, making her the first woman in U.S. history to successfully helm a presidential campaign. For nearly four years, Kellyanne served as Assistant to the President and Senior Counselor to the President at the White House, working on a range of issues affecting […]

Larry Elder

Larry Elder—the Sage from South Central—is a nationally syndicated radio host and newspaper columnist, bestselling author, award-winning documentary filmmaker, and one of the best-known media figures in America today. His flagship daily radio program, “The Larry Elder Show,” is heard every weekday in all 50 states, on more than 300 stations. Elder’s unique style, personal […]

L. Brent Bozell III

Lecturer, syndicated columnist, television commentator, debater, marketer, businessman, author, publisher and activist, L. Brent Bozell III is one of the most outspoken and effective national leaders in the conservative movement today. Founder and President of the Media Research Center, Mr. Bozell runs the largest media watchdog organization in America. Since its launch in 1987, the […]

Jerome Hudson

Prior to writing for Breitbart, Hudson worked at the Government Accountability Institute with author, investigative journalist, and political commentator Peter Schweizer. There, Hudson was heavily involved in uncovering government corruption. In 2013 Hudson began writing for Breitbart, where today he is the Entertainment Editor, specializing in showing the vast disconnect between Hollywood and the everyday […]

The Honorable Chip Roy

Rep. Chip Roy (TX- 21) is a former federal prosecutor and top advisor to many prominent Texas elected officials. He previously served as chief of staff to Sen. Ted Cruz (TX), staff director of Sen. John Cornyn’s (TX) leadership office and senior counsel to the Senate Judiciary Committee. In Texas, Roy was the First Assistant […]

Jeff Sessions

Mr. Sessions was born in Selma, Alabama on December 24, 1946, and grew up in Hybart, the son of a country store owner. Growing up in the country, Sessions was instilled with certain core values – honesty, hard work, belief in God and parental respect – that define him today. In 1964, he became an […]

Ben Carson

Dr. Ben Carson

Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D., is Founder and Chairman of the American Cornerstone Institute, a new think tank / do tank whose mission is to promote the four founding principles which are cornerstones of our country: faith, liberty, community, and life as well as pursue common sense solutions that challenge conventional groupthink. He most recently served […]

Marc Short

Marc Short served as the chief of staff to the Vice President Mike Pence in the Trump administration. He also served as assistant to the President and director of legislative affairs at the White House for President Donald J. Trump. Prior to joining the Trump administration, Short was president of Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce, […]

Liz Wheeler

Liz Wheeler is unapologetically one of the conservative movement’s boldest voices. In Politico’s words, Liz is a “titan” of media, and she’s just getting started.Blocked by AOC, demonetized on Facebook, and whispered about at the Snopes water cooler, Liz Wheeler is undeterred—maybe even energized. As the host of The Liz Wheeler Show, one of the year’s most highly-anticipated new podcasts, Liz […]

Michael Knowles

Michael Knowles is the celebrated host of “The Michael Knowles Show” at the Daily Wire and “The Book Club” at PragerU. He is also the author of the best-selling book “Speechless.”    Speech Topics Include:  Men are Not Women

Sean Spicer

Everybody knows Sean Spicer. At least, polls show, they know his name and his trademark style behind the White House podium. But before the former White House Press Secretary made his mark as one of the most recognized staffers in the Trump administration, he built a decades-long career in Republican politics, witnessing and shaping the […]

Andrew Klavan

Andrew Klavan is a man of many talents. In addition to being a bestselling author and Edgar award winner, he’s also contributing editor, podcast host, essayist and satirist. He currently hosts “The Andrew Klavan Show” at the Daily Wire.  Topics: Pursuit of Happiness – “Everything You Know About Western Culture is Wrong” Media – “Hollywood […]

Daniel Hannan

Daniel Hannan is a writer and journalist. After 17 years as a Member of the European Parliament, campaigning for British withdrawal from the EU, he succeeded in abolishing his job in the Brexit referendum on 23 June 2016. He is the author of nine books, including The New York Times bestseller Inventing Freedom: How the […]

Burgess Owens

Burgess spent his childhood growing up in the Deep South during a period when the barriers of segregation were being torn down. He was the third Black American to be offered a football scholarship at the University of Miami. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/Chemistry and simultaneously gained national recognition as a […]

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