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An Idea Whose Time Has Come (Again)? UPDATED

 
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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 right-hand corner) was an article headlined, “Changes in cannabis laws create a new buzz for hemp.” For most […]


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“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 longstanding traditions to achieve his goal. If the statists in Washington, D.C. get their way, […]


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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 seen historic grassroots efforts to push the cosponsors of Audit the Fed well over the 218 it […]


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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 Paul Broun has reintroduced several other bills once sponsored by Congressman Paul: H.R. 73 – “The Federal Reserve Board […]


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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” on the issue. In his press release announcing the bill introduction, […]


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