This week the House of Representatives considered the 2014 National Defense Authorization Act. As part of their debate, the House considered 172 amendments. Among these amendments were ones dealing indefinite detention, the use of unmanned drones both in the US and abroad, and whether or not the US Government needs to reduce its spending on […]
According to Politico, many members of Congress and their aides are leaving Capitol Hill because their health insurance premiums will be increasing next year because of…Obamacare. Fortunately, Congressional leadership has quietly assured representatives and senators that “fixing this” is a top priority. Too bad Congress is not prioritizing “fixing” the problems Obamacare is causing the rest of us. Maybe […]
Here is Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul’s Texas Straight Talk on the recent revelations that the Obama Administration has been sizing our phone records and spying on our Internet usage: Government Spying: Should We Be Shocked? Last week we saw dramatic new evidence of illegal government surveillance of our telephone calls, and of the […]
Republican Senator Charles Grassley and Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg may not have much in common, but one thing they agree on is the lengths to which the Obama Administration’s obsession with secrecy is unprecedented and a danger to American liberty. Ellsberg points out that many people in the Administration, Congress, and the Courts agree […]
In a new video from the Heritage Foundation, Catesby Jones, President of Peace Frogs, a clothing company in Gloucester, Virginia,explains how the National Internet Sales Tax Mandate will harm his business. (Hat tip: Human Events).