USA Freedom Act: New and (Not) Improved

Tomorrow, the House Judiciary Committee will markup a new version of the USA Freedom Act. Sadly, like last year's version, the new (and not improved) USA Freedom Act will do little or nothing to protect our freedom. If Congress was serious [...]

The disgraceful cave-in on Lynch

Andrew McCarthy, writing at National Review, has a must-read piece on the Senate leadership's cave-in on Loretta Lynch. Read the whole thing here, with excerpts below: On Thursday morning, top Republican strategist Karl Rove proclaimed, “The [...]

GOP leadership helped Loretta Lynch

The Hill reports that the Senate leadership whipped Republican Senators to make sure Loretta Lynch received over 60 votes on cloture. The reason they did was that if Lynch received less than 60 votes a Senator could have raised a point of order [...]

Tell Senate: Reject Loretta Lynch!

Tomorrow morning the US Senate will vote on "cloture" on Loretta Lynch's nomination for Attorney General. As detailed here Lynch is a strong support of "civil asset" theft, where the government takes people's property without granting them due [...]

Death Tax Vote Tommorow!

This afternoon, HR 1104, the "Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act," passed the House by voice vote. Tomorrow the House is scheduled to vote HR 1105, legislation repealing the death tax. Like all taxes, the death tax distorts the market, and, [...]

Does the Iran Nuclear Review Act violate the Constitution?

Yes and the reason will surprise you.... The week the Senate is debating HR 1191, the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act. This legislation requires the President to submit any agreement with Iran to the Senate for [...]

Open the NDAA!

Campaign for Liberty has joined a broad-based coalition on a letter to the Senate Armed Services Committee asking that the committee ”open" the markup of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Opening this markup will allow the [...]

C4L to Congress: Hold the line on defense spending

Campaign for Liberty has joined a collation of fiscally conservative organizations on a letter to the House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price and Senate Committee Chairman Mike Enzi requesting that the final House-Senate budget [...]

Campaign for Liberty to Congress: End NATO's free-ride!

Campaign for Liberty joined a coalition statement  submitted to the House Subcommittee on Energy and Water Appropriations (which has jurisdiction over finding  nuclear weapons programs) calling on Congress to stop making the US Taxpayer pay the [...]

Ron Paul Classic: Tax Reform is Useless Without Spending Reform

Since today is April 15, "conservative" politicians will be proclaiming their opposition to high taxes and their commitment   to "ending the IRS" in floor speeches, press releases, Facebook posts, YouTube Videos, and tweets. This is all [...]