Pro-Wrestling US Senate?

Because pro-wrestling admits it is a performance... Today, the Senate continues debating the highway funding bill. Tonight, the Senate will vote on an amendment extending the life of  the Export-Import Bank (EximBank), which expired at the [...]

If it's Wednesday Congress is violating the Constitution

This week, the House of Representative will vote on the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 (HR 1599). This legislation preempts state laws regarding labeling of foods containing Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO). Instead, the bill [...]

Dr. Paul's next bestseller?

I have some exciting news to share with you. Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul’s new book Swords into Plowshares: A Life in Wartime and a Future of Peace and Prosperity is slated for release this Friday. But there’s no need to [...]

Ron Paul classic: Federal Medical privacy rules shred medical privacy

Shocking I know..... One  of the articles I linked t in yesterday's post on the 21st Century Cures Act refereed the "HIPPA" rule. HIPPA stand for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. This law, passed in 1996, made it [...]

To ensure no child is left behind, government must stop all children from getting ahead*

Today the House will vote on HR 5, the Student Success Act. Later this week, the Senate will vote on S. 1177 the Every Child Achieves Act. As the titles suggest, these bills reauthorize and "reform" federal K-12 education  [...]

Senate DRIVing away liberty

UPDATE: The Senate has removed the provision limiting the ability to those with outstanding felony warrants to receive social security, meaning none of the bill's funding is offset with spending cuts. Instead, the increased transportation funding [...]

UPDATE: Congress suspends our rights!

UPDATE: Today, the House leadership pulled the bill increasing funding for the Kennedy Center.  However, the FTO Passport Revocation Act of 2015 by voice vote. Interestingly, that first it appeared the passport bill was also being pulled from [...]

President Obama repealed the Affordable Care Act

and replaced it with Obamacare.... Writing in the Washington Examiner Michael Cannon,  Director of Health Care Policy Studies at the CATO Institute, examines how President Obama, aided and abated by the Supreme Court, has rewritten the [...]

Is the Cures Act a cure for liberty?

Tomorrow, the US House will vote on the "21st Century Cures Act"  (HR 6). As the title suggests this bill deals with federal funding for medical research. H.R. 6 does contain some good provisions. For example, it streamlines the Food and Drug [...]

Thomas Massie to EPA: Leave our Wooden Stoves Alone!

Representative Ted Poe is not the only representative offering a pro-liberty amendment to the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriation Bill (HR 2822). Representative Thomas Massie will be offering an amendment to forbid the [...]