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Investors Should Demand an Audit of the Fed

So says Denis Kleinfield at Newsmax: Who needs to operate in secrecy? The Federal Reserve, Wall Street and the government. But who gets audited? Investors. Just this last week, however, proposals were introduced into Congress to audit [...]

Former GAO Officials Say, Yes, We Can Audit the Fed!

Opponents of the Audit the Fed legislation claim that allowing the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to Audit the Fed would somehow "politicize" the Fed by giving Congress power to dictate monetary policy.  The Wall Street Journal's [...]

NOT THE BEES

Interested in taking up beekeeping?  Move to Virginia, where you can get government subsidies to raise bees: The Virginia General Assembly created the Beehive Grant Fund to promote the establishment of new beehives. Under the program, [...]

This Congress should embrace ideas to expand liberty

for a change... Brian Darling suggests the new Congress show its commitment to liberty by blocking the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms new regulations banning certain types of bullets, reducing "mandatory minimum “sentences for [...]

Is the Fed Arguing in Bad Faith?

Paul-Martin Foss examines the Fed's claim that the Audit the Fed bill would allow Congress to dictate monetary policy and let Congress  "look over the Fed's shoulder" in real time, to see if the Fed's claims have any credibility (SPOILER ALERT [...]

More Americans wising up to who benefits from Obamanomics

According to a new Pew Research Center Poll, 66% of Americans believe that President's Obama's polices have benefited the rich, not the middle-class (H/T: The Daily Caller): Sixty-six percent of Pew’s 1,504 respondents say “government [...]

Big Government spends money to see if Big Government is bad

They could have just asked me... President Obama's budget proposes spending  $15 billion dollars to conduct a study on “Reducing Unnecessary Occupational Licensing Requirements.” Occupational licensing is the scheme by which [...]

Campaign for Liberty supports efforts to end Harvest Price Subsidies

Campaign for Liberty has joined a coalition in support of Representative Jeff Duncan's Harvest Price Subsidy Prohibition Act (HR 892/S. 463). As suggested by the title, this legislation repeals Harvest Price Options. Harvest Price Options [...]

Is the Congress Stacking the Deck on Internet Gambling?

Congress adjourned early this week (HOOORAY) because of an impending snow storm. This storm has forced the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations of the House Judiciary Committee to postpone their scheduled [...]

Happy Birthday, Murray Rothbard!

Today is Murray Rothbard's ninety-fifth birthday. With the Federal Reserve and its apologists continuing to spread the myth that Audit the Fed would somehow compromise their precious "independence," I can think of no better way to celebrate [...]