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Liberty NewsWire: April 11, 2012

 

Liberty NewsWire: April 11, 2012

Proponents of an online sales tax aren’t letting up in their push to move legislation through Congress this year, despite the opposition of conservative heavyweights.

“The Supreme Court has correctly ruled against forcing businesses to collect taxes for states they don’t reside in,” DeMint told The Hill in a statement. “States should focus on lowering taxes and competing for new businesses, not increasing taxes on businesses and Americans in other states.” – The Hill

Taxes

The Hill – Online Sales Tax Battle Pits Amazon Against Norquist and Sen. DeMint

Bloomberg – Death, Taxes Collide as Fatal Crashes Mount on Filing Day

USA Today – Obama: Tax the Rich to Help Grow the Economy

Police State

Reason – Grad Student Challenges Border Laptop Searches

The Nanny State

The Daily Caller – L.A. City Council Committee Passes Ban on Paper and Plastic Bags

Foreign Policy

Boston Globe – US Military Deaths in Afghanistan at 1,804

USA Today – Senators McCain, Lieberman Seek Arms for Syrian Rebels           

Obamacare

Forbes – No, the Medicare Trustee’s Report on Obamacare’s Deficit Expansion Isn’t ‘Bogus’


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