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McCain Visits Syrian Rebels, U.S. Moves Closer to Intervention:

By: Wesley Long Senator John McCain of Arizona, longtime advocate of aggressive military interventionism, met with Syrian opposition leaders on Monday to discuss potential military aid to be funded by U.S. taxpayers, according to this report [...]

Rand Paul on IRS scandal: “Someone has to be fired”

By Jessie Markell In an interview about the IRS scandal, Senator Rand Paul called for the firing of IRS officials involved in the targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny back in 2010. He asserted that “in order for government to [...]

Film industry pleas for exemption from NY gun control

At least one group of elitist liberals is asking for an exemption from New York State’s new gun control law. Apparently, the ambiguity of the law has some in Hollywood concerned that it would prevent them from using life-like assault weapons [...]

Peter King pushes for expanded surveillance

by John Watts The country is still on edge and deeply perturbed by the bombings at the Boston Marathon one week  ago today. With final casualty counts yet unconfirmed and any alleged suspects remaining unidentified, already the usual [...]

More States Pursuing Hard Money

By: David Heacock A couple weeks ago, we saw Texas propose an initiative to move their gold from the Federal Reserve in New York City to a newly founded state bullion depository. Consideration of such a policy shows that the actions of the Fed [...]

Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2013

By: Jessie Markell We all know how Rand Paul feels about drones after his 13-hour filibuster on the Senate floor. Now the junior Senator from Kentucky is putting those feelings into a bill called the “Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted [...]

Like father, like son

by John Watts Vice President Joe Biden is planning to continue his efforts at expanding background checks after the Manchin-Toomey gun control bill recently failed in the Senate. According to Politico, the Vice President has yet to let his [...]

The Marketplace Fairness Act is Internet Revenge

By: David Heacock While many Americans are opposed to any new tax increases, slip them a proposal in the name of “fairness” and they’ll be quick to join your side. The so-called Marketplace Fairness Act is proving this to be the case, [...]

Tax Freedom Day 2013

by John Watts Yesterday, April 18, 2013 was Tax Freedom Day – the day of the year when Americans start working for themselves instead of their federal, state, and local governments. As explained by the Tax Foundation: “Tax Freedom [...]

Beware of "benign" gun control legislation

By John Watts Don’t allow the punditry to fool you – serious gun control efforts have not lost momentum. Legislative efforts to restrict Americans from possessing firearms are not dead by any stretch of the imagination. Predictably, a [...]