Campaign for Liberty joins coalition against police militarization

Campaign for Liberty has joined a coalition of groups across the political and ideological spectrum in signing a letter to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel requesting a moratorium on the Section 1033 program. The 1033 program is the program that [...]

IRS seizes property because taxpayers followed the law

No, that is not a misprint. Sunday's New York Times reports on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)'s practice of seizing people's bank accounts because they obeyed federal money laundering laws. You see, the Bank Secrecy Act (with should be called [...]

National debt may be paid off.....in 400 million years

Thanks to Simon Black at Sovereign Man for suggesting we start measuring the national debt in what he calls "work years."  As the name suggests, work years means how many years it would take to pay off the debt if every American man, woman, and [...]

Is it really so bad to pay Federal workers for doing nothing?

The Washington Post reports that the US Government has spent millions of taxpayer dollars paying tens of thousands of federal workers to do nothing. These workers have been charged with some type of misbehavior, and thus have been placed on [...]

Hey FDA want to help Ebola (and other) patients? Listen to Ron Paul!

Reason.com editor Nick Gillespie has an article at the The Daily Beast speculating that public focus on Ebola may increase support for the "right to try" movement. This movement supports passage of laws allowing patients with terminal diseases to [...]

Ted Cruz: Senate Must Pass Audit the Fed

Texas Senator Ted Cruz recently penned an op-ed in USA Today proposing an agenda for the Senate. A prominent part of Senator Cruz's agenda is passage of Ron Paul's Audit the Fed bill: Seventh, audit the Federal Reserve. Americans are seeing [...]

The Second Amendment: the first and still the best anti-terrorism policy

Fox News Commentator and former judge, Andrew Napolitano, recently made the common-sense observation that the best protection against "Lone Wolf" terrorist attacks, such as those that occurred in Canada this week, is an armed [...]

Cutting Foreign Aid: Smart and Safe

Neoconservative (and leading Rand Paul critic) Jennifer Rubin's latest attack on Senator Paul centers on Senator Paul's proposal to end foreign aid. Most of her article is filled with the same old clichés supporters of a constitutional foreign [...]

What do Obamacare and the war on ISIS have in common?

The Obama Administration has not been honest with the American people about the costs of either. When he was in Congress, Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul ignored the ten year cost estimates ("scores") of legislation, he was only [...]

English, IRS. Do you speak it?

Maybe not...according to a Federal Audit of the IRS by the Treasury Department's Inspector General, not only did the IRS fail to keep a full list of all the messages it sent to taxpayers, but about half of the messages and two-thirds of the [...]