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“Temporary” Ex-Im Extension?

As the Ex-Im Bank’s authorization expires at the end of September, crony capitalists on both sides of the aisle are clamoring for its reauthorization, including President Obama. The President addressed the reauthorization of Ex-Im in his weekly radio address this weekend saying, “If Congress fails to act, thousands of businesses, large and small, that sell […]


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Ron Paul Classic: Interviewing Ivan Eland on Reclaiming Rushmore

One of the highlights of LPAC 2014 is sure to be Ivan Eland, senior fellow and director of the Center on Peace & Liberty at the Independent Institute. Ivan’s work focuses on the dangers of America’s hyper-interventionist foreign policy, and the threat to liberty posed by the “imperial presidency.” Ivan’s book, “Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the […]


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Ferguson: The War Comes Home

America’s attention recently turned away from the violence in Iraq and Gaza toward the violence in Ferguson, Missouri, following the shooting of Michael Brown. While all the facts surrounding the shooing have yet to come to light, the shock of seeing police using tear gas (a substance banned in warfare), and other military-style weapons against […]


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LPAC 2014 room block at the Hilton

Our LPAC 2014 room block at the conference’s location, the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, Virginia, runs through this Monday! After that, any remaining rooms will be released to the general public. To reserve a room in our block, you must use the link provided at this page on our LPAC website: lpac.com/hotel-information/. Wednesday […]


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FAA enlists in war on sharing economy

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned the latest innovation in the sharing economy: plane sharing, where pilots offer plane rides exchange for gas money. Of course, the good folks at the FAA are doing this to protect us from getting into unsafe planes and not in order to protect the existing airlines from competition right…right… […]


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