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Will the House Repeal Indefinite Detention Authority?

 
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Will the House Repeal Indefinite Detention Authority?

The House of Representatives will take up the FY 2014 NDAA later this week. Sources indicate there will be a floor vote on an amendment to prevent the indefinite detention of American citizens and your representative will have the chance to fix this problem created by the last Congress in the FY 2012 NDAA. Please […]


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Rep. Massie Tells Leadership #NoNetTax

Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) sent a letter to House leadership opposing H.R. 684, the so-called “Marketplace Fairness Act” and urging them not to bring it up for a vote.  Massie was joined on his letter by 15 bipartisan signers. Read the letter in full here. In his press release announcing his letter to leadership, Massie […]


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Ron Paul: The Fourth Amendment is Clear

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul condemned reports that the Obama Administration is secretly collecting data from the phone calls of millions of Americans: “I wish I could say I was shocked at the reports the NSA is secretly spying on the private phone calls of millions of Verizon customers. However, this is […]


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Key Takeaway From NSA Scandal

Last night, Glenn Greenwald broke the news that for the first time in the Obama Administration there was definitive proof of the NSA’s mass collection of “metadata” on American citizens. Greenwald writes, The order, a copy of which has been obtained by the Guardian, requires Verizon on an “ongoing, daily basis” to give the NSA information […]


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Politicians Denounce Recent Supreme Court Ruling

In Maryland v. King, by a vote of 5-4, the Supreme Court held that police can forcibly take DNA samples without a search warrant from individuals arrested for a serious crime. In a fiery dissent, Justice Scalia wrote, “Make no mistake about it: As an entirely predictable consequence of today’s decision, your DNA can be taken and […]


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