Audit the Fed's chances of passing are better than ever

With a new Congress being sworn in next week, Audit the Fed's chances of passing both Chambers are better than ever. Note that since the last Congress ended without Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid allowing a vote on Audit the Fed in the Senate, [...]

Thank You to the 16 House R's who voted against the Rule for the CRomnibus

Sixteen brave House Republicans voted today against moving forward with the CRomnibus legislation. Inside sources tell us House Speaker John Boehner himself was whipping votes on the floor of the House! As Tim wrote yesterday there are many bad [...]

Obama extends NSA spying program for 3 months

On Monday, the White House announced that President Obama has renewed the NSA's phone spying program for another 3 months. From The Washington Times: The National Security Agency’s program collects the phone numbers, times and durations of [...]

Tell your Representative to Oppose Online Gambling Ban!

Congressman Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ) is circulating a letter to House Speaker John Boehner urging him to oppose any attempt to ban online gambling in the lame duck session. C4L members should contact their Representative and tell them to sign on to [...]

Judge Napolitano Schools Jon Stewart on Capitalism

Judge Andrew Napolitano appeared on The Daily show on Monday night to talk about his new book, Suicide Pact: The Radical Expansion of Presidential Powers and the Lethal Threat to American Liberty. At one point in the conversation, Stewart [...]

Yellen Press Conference Translated from Fedspeak into English

Our friend Paul-Martin Foss has a fun article over at the Carl Menger Center for the Study of Money and Banking on Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen's press conference yesterday: In case you haven’t gotten enough of Janet Yellen’s press [...]

Congress Increases NSA's Spying Capability

Last night, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4681, The Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015.  According to Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI), the bill included a new measure, Section 309., which "authorizes 'the acquisition, [...]

C4L Opposes Backroom Deals in Omnibus Bill

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- After reports that special interests are making a last-minute effort to add the “Restoration of America’s Wire Act,” S. 2159/H.R. 4103, to the omnibus spending bill, Campaign for Liberty issued the following [...]

Ron Paul Supports Keeping Massie-Lofgren Amendment

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Today, Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul released the following statement after reports that House Leadership plans to remove the popular Massie-Lofgren NDAA amendment that reformed NSA spying programs from the Omnibus [...]

Study: Net Neutrality Will Mean $17 Billion Tax Hike

According to a new study from the Progressive Policy Institute, President Obama's call to regulate the Internet like a public utility would mean a $17 Billion tax hike for Americans. From The Hill: Reclassifying Web service would likely force [...]