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Who will ticket the snowed in cars?

Last weekend's historic snow storm brought most of Washington, DC to its knees. However, the city was able to keep giving out parking tickets, including to cars that could not be moved because of the snow: Vehicles are being towed at the [...]

Federal Reserve: Bizzaro Robin Hood?

Bizzaro World is a land featured in the Superman comics where everything is the opposite of our world. While Bizzaro World is a fictional creation, at times it seems that some individuals and institutions from Bizarro World have stepped off the [...]

Liberty at the movies: Joy

Want to celebrate this week's historic Audit the Fed Senate vote by taking in a pro-market movie? Try Joy, the latest from director David O. Russell. Joy is based on  the real-life story of entrepreneur Joy Mangano, inventor of the Miracle [...]

Ben Bernanke keeps getting it wrong

I know your shocked.... In anticipation of tomorrow's Senate vote on Audit the Fed, Ben Bernanke has resumed his attacks on the bill. Fortunately, the indispensable Paul-Martin Foss of the Carl Menger Center, refutes Bernanke's [...]

Murray Rothbard on Audit the Fed

Today is the twenty-first anniversary of Murray Rothbard's death. I had the privilege of knowing Dr. Rothbard, and he was not only one of the smartest people I ever meet, but he was a genuinely nice person who was fun to be around. Unlike so many [...]

New Jersey repeals law requiring license to shovel snow

This is not a joke.... While preparing for a blizzard, New Jersey repealed a state law requiring young people to get a permit before shoveling snow for money: Just days ahead of an expected blizzard on the East Coast, New Jersey has [...]

Campaign for Liberty supports AFIRM Act

Campaign for Liberty is supporting the Assisting Family Farmers through Insurance Reform Measures Act (AFIRM) Act (HR 3973). The AFIRM Act makes a series of pro-taxpayer changes to the crop insurance program. Specially, the bill institutes a [...]

Here's How Your Senators Voted on Audit the Fed

Below and here is the Senate roll call vote on Audit the Fed: YEAs ---53 Alexander (R-TN) Ayotte (R-NH) Baldwin (D-WI) Barrasso (R-WY) Blunt (R-MO) Boozman (R-AR) Burr (R-NC) Capito (R-WV) Cassidy (R-LA) Cochran [...]

Man who saw the last crisis thinks we are on the verge of another one

Looking for an entertaining movie about the 2008 financial crisis? Well you are in luck because one is playing at a theater near you. The Big Short tells the true story of a group of financial professionals who realized the housing boom  was [...]

Isn't the Fed already audited?

Spoiler Alert,,,NO One of the arguments made by Federal Reserve apologists against the Audit the Fed bill is that the Fed already undergoes a yearly financial audit. What these arguments ignore is that a financial audit does not provide the [...]