Campaign for Liberty Survey Program
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Your tax dollars at work

The other day, I blogged about how many in the GOP are abandoning tax cuts in favor of tax “reform,” which rearranges, but doses not reduce, the tax burden imposed on the American people. I pointed out that the reason for this new position in taxes is rooted in an unwillingness of to many in the […]


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Could Internet Sales Taxes lead to another Boston Tea Party?

Courtesy of Thomas Carlson’s wonderful blog “Analysis of the Marketplace Fairness Act by a Former Federal Agent” comes this essay comparing the battle over the National Internet Sales Tax Mandate to the Boston Tea Party. Campaign for Liberty is preparing an all-out effort to fight any efforts to ram the National Internet Sales Tax Mandate into […]


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War is not free

An excellent article by Steve Chapman in Reason yesterday reminds readers that the United States’ latest war is not free, but rather has real financial and human costs. Chapman notes how this war, unlike previous ones, has less of a direct impact on the average American, due in part to the elimination of the draft […]


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But muh exports!

As the debate over the Export-Import Bank’s future continues (C4L supports allowing it to expire), Washington Examiner Senior Political Columnist (and LPAC 2014 speaker) Tim Carney debunks another of the doom-and-gloom pronouncements, writing: The academic literature on this suggests that a large majority of exports that receive government-backed financing would happen anyway without the financing. This […]


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Is the GOP abandoning Tax Cuts?

“The only reason God put Republicans on this earth is to cut taxes”–Robert Novak According to Politico, Republicans may be disregarding the late Mr. Novak’s theology as few Republican candidates for Senate are discussing tax cuts. Instead, those Republicans who are discussing tax policy are championing “tax reform.” Tax reform is by no means the […]


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