Statism in your coffee?

Is your morning cup of coffee the statists' next target?  Maybe, if the author of  "7 Worrisome facts about caffeine" has his way.  The seventh "worrisome" fact in this article is that the Food and Drug Administration (the same [...]

Son of Fannie and Freddie

Campaign for Liberty Chairman John Tate cosigned a letter opposing Senate legislation that would get rid of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac....and replace them with a new federal housing agency! This legislation would also create a new [...]

Ron Paul Classic: Close down the Export-Import Bank

The Export-Import Bank (Eximbank)'s kicks off its annual conference today in Washington, D.C.  Eximbank is up for renewal this year and the big business lobby is preparing to pull out all the stops to make sure the taxpayer subsidies [...]

Federal Government: Sorry America, no powdered alcohol for you

Last week, the Federal Alcohol, Tobacco, Tax, and Trade Bureau announced it had approved the sale of powdered alcohol, which is dry alcohol that can be mixed with water to create an alcoholic beverage. Today the agency announced that the [...]

The liberty generation?

According to a new poll from Harvard University's Institute of Politics, "millennials," defined as people between the ages of 18-29, have a historically high level of distrust in all institutions of government.* From Business [...]

IRS employees don't pay taxes, still get bonuses

No this is not from The Onion. The IRS actually gave bonus to employees who have failed to pay their own taxes. That's right, according to a report from the Treasury Department's Inspector General for Tax Administration, being guilty of [...]