Time for the Federal Government to Act on Hemp

Last night, the Kentucky General Assembly passed SB 50 by a vote of 88-4 after having previously passed the Kentucky State Senate 31-6. SB 50 creates a regulatory framework for industrial hemp in Kentucky, provided the federal government moves [...]

Glenn Jacobs Slams the National Internet Tax Mandate

"Don’t be fooled by its title," writes Glenn Jacobs, "the Marketplace Fairness Act is anything but fair." The Marketplace Fairness Act is being pushed by three US senators, Dick Durbin, an Illinois Democrat, Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican, [...]

Attn: Senate Floor Vote on Internet Sales Tax

Sources indicate the Senate could vote on an amendment Wednesday to push forward with Internet sales taxes. The National Internet Tax Mandate, as it ought to be called, is the epitome of "taxation without representation." By overturning the [...]

CPAC Attendees Stand With Rand

Senator Paul rocked CPAC this afternoon with his speech, criticizing the expansion of executive power, and arguing for a return to first principles. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3sSgGU2LSQ  

Reminder: Apply for C4L's Summer Internship!

Campaign for Liberty is looking for dedicated, liberty-minded high school or college students to intern for our summer semester (May 22 – August 19). The responsibilities of this paid internship include answering phones, handling [...]

GOP Turncoats Support Internet Sales Taxes

Friday's vote on Senator Enzi's (R-WY) so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act" was a gift for the liberty movement. Before Friday, it wasn't clear where the Senate stood on what really ought to be called the National Internet Tax [...]

Vote Expected Tomorrow on Internet Sales Taxes

In case you missed the latest update on the National Internet Tax Mandate, I've copied John Tate's email in full below: Right now, big corporations are putting enormous pressure on your senators to hike your taxes and smother their smaller [...]

Video: Ron Paul Takes on "Foreign Aid"

Yesterday, C4L Chairman Ron Paul joined Neil Cavuto to explain why foreign aid is counterproductive. As Dr. Paul has said numerous times, the government shouldn't take money from the poor in this country to give it to the rich (political class) [...]

"Congress, Drones, and The Imperial Presidency"

Ron Paul's latest Texas Straight Talk: Last week the US Senate took a break from debating the phony cuts known as “sequestration,” for Senator Rand Paul to hold a 13-hour filibuster to force the Obama administration to state whether it [...]

Stand With Rand! (UPDATED)

The country is still abuzz this morning with talk of Senator Rand Paul's historic nearly 13-hour filibuster. We'll be talking more about it throughout the day, sharing headlines and commentary, as well as posting hour-by-hour (unofficial) [...]