National Blog - page 230
EPA exposed humans to high levels of pollutants
According to a recently released government report, the Environmental Protection Agency has been performing experiments on humans, exposing them to high levels of pollutants, in order to measure their effects. From The Daily Caller The agency [...]
Iowa tries to keep millions from tax that doesn't exist
File this under actions taken by lawmakers that do not surprise me. From Watchdog.org For six years, the state has collected more than $20 million for a tax that didn’t exist. When questioned about it, the Legislature adopted the solution [...]
Supreme Court Strikes Down Aggregate Campaign Contribution Limits
Today in a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court struck down a provision of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, more commonly referred to as McCain-Feingold, saying that limiting the amount of money individuals may contribute in a given [...]
Raw Milk Upsets "Big Milk"
The dairy lobby, or Big Milk, is upset over Rep. Thomas Massie's introduction of the "Milk Freedom Act," H.R. 4307 that would allow for the interstate sale of raw milk, and the "Interstate Milk Freedom Act," H.R. 4308 that would allow the [...]
State Department to spend $400,000 on camel sculpture in Pakistan
From Buzzfeed: The State Department is planning to spend $400,000 in taxpayer funds to buy a sculpture for the new American embassy being built in Islamabad, Pakistan, according to contracting records. To put the sculpture’s price tag into [...]
Win an AR-15!
Win the gun that Diane Feinstein wants to ban! There can be no freedom without the ability to defend it. C4L is standing up for freedom every day by fighting to Audit the Fed, repeal ObamaCare, [...]
Join C4L at the Florida Liberty Summit!
Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul is headed to Orlando, Florida on Friday, April 4 to speak to the Florida Liberty Summit at the DoubleTree Hotel at Sea World. He will speak at 7:30 PM. After his speech, Dr. Paul will attend a book [...]
Bernanke denounces Keynesian Economics, to author book supporting Audit the Fed
At an emotional press conference this morning, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, strongly rejected the Keynesian economic policies he endorsed and implemented during his tenure at the Federal Reserve. He stated that he deeply [...]
Healthcare.gov crashes on day of enrollment deadline
Today is the "deadline" to enroll in Obamacare. I use this term loosely because the government recently announced it has extended the deadline to enroll. This despite statements from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services spokeswoman Julie [...]