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Liberty NewsWire: May 9, 2012

The Transportation Security Administration has shelved $184 million in security equipment in a Texas warehouse rather than in the airports for which it was bought, according to a report compiled by House Republican investigators. The scathing report will be presented Wednesday at a joint hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Committee […]


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Liberty NewsWire: May 7, 2012

On Tuesday, Paul will host a hearing of his House Financial Services subcommittee, where lawmakers will discuss a range of legislative proposals to tweak, overhaul, or outright eliminate the Fed. – The Hill   Federal Reserve The Hill – Federal Reserve Draws Legislative Fire from Both Sides of the Aisle Police State Daily Mail – […]


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“How the Fed Favors The 1%”

If you haven't yet read Mark Spitznagel's recent piece in The Wall Street Journal, "How the Fed Favors The 1%," it's well worth your time to check out and then pass on to your family and friends. Over the past year, we've heard a lot from politicians, media outlets, and activists about the widening gap between […]


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Liberty NewsWire Friday, May 4th, 2012

Rand Paul has a reform plan for the Transportation Security Administration: Scrap the whole thing. A personal message from Paul (R-Ky.) came atop emails this week from the Campaign for Liberty Vice President Matt Hawes, asking for readers to sign a petition in support of Paul’s “End the TSA” bill. A Paul spokeswoman said that […]


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Liberty NewsWire Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Depending on whom you ask, cyberwar is either the “next threat to national security,” as the book by Richard Clarke and Robert Knake was titled, or “more hype than hazard,” as Thomas Rid of Kings College recently wrote in Foreign Policy. But set aside the debate over how serious a threat cyberwar may be and […]


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