Today's Floor Action - Updated

Busy day on both sides of Capitol Hill: The House is currently debating and will vote early today on suspending the debt ceiling for three months. C4L is urging a NO vote, and encouraging our members to contact their representative and tell them [...]

Sayonara, Porno-Scanners!

Bloomberg reports this morning the TSA will remove the remaining 174 porno-scanners manufactured by Rapiscan from our nation's airports. After the company failed to meet a Congressionally-mandated timeline for creating a "privacy filter," [...]

Action Alert: Tell Congress to Vote NO on Sandy "Relief" - Update

Below is an urgent legislative update from C4L President John Tate: In just a few hours, the U.S. House is expected to vote on a Hurricane Sandy "disaster relief" bill slammed full of BILLIONS of dollars in wasteful spending. That's why it's [...]

"Harry Reid's Illegal Rule-Breaking"

The latest email from C4L President John Tate: When the Senate reconvenes on January 22, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is expected to launch an all-out war on the Senate filibuster. And he's willing to flat-out break Senate rules and [...]

Liberty Legislation - 113th Congress

The 113th Congress has convened and to make sure everyone stays up-to-date, here's an update on the latest pro-liberty legislation already introduced. In addition to reintroducing Ron Paul's Audit the Fed bill (H.R. 24), Georgia Congressman [...]

Wisconsin C4L Leader "Purged" From County GOP

Following up on last week's House GOP retreat, one area Republicans are not retreating from is purging members of the liberty movement from the party. Todd Welch, long-time C4L state coordinator in Wisconsin, recently received a letter from [...]

Rep. Paul Broun Discusses Audit the Fed

Recently, Congressman Paul Broun discussed his reintroduction of Ron Paul's Audit the Fed bill, H.R. 24, and why we need to audit, and then end, the Fed. H.R. 24 is already up to 67 cosponsors. Contact your representative today and urge [...]

An Idea Whose Time Has Come (Again)? UPDATED

Industrial Hemp, currently classified as a Schedule 1 substance under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, is once again a topic of discussion in political forums. On the front page of the Washington Post this morning, (albeit the bottom [...]

Tell Your Rep. to Cosponsor Audit the Fed!

The House of Representatives reconvenes next week, making this a great opportunity to encourage your representative to cosponsor Ron Paul's Audit the Fed bill, H.R. 24, as introduced by Rep. Paul Broun (GA-10). The past two Congresses have [...]

Ron Paul's Audit the Fed in the 113th Congress!

Day one of the 113th Congress, and even though Dr. Paul is no longer in Congress, his influence clearly still is. Rep. Paul Broun (GA-10) has reintroduced Ron Paul's Audit the Fed as H.R. 24 and promises to "pick up where Ron Paul left off" [...]