Liberty NewsWire: November 7, 2011
I, like most Americans, want to ensure that we punish and prevent terrorism. However, we must do so in a way that protects the rights of American citizens. In his recent column, Andrew C. McCarthy simply has his facts wrong when he claims that last week’s Senate debate on the 2012 defense-authorization bill was not about American citizens. It was. – Rand Paul, National Review Online
Indefinite Detention and American Citizens - National Review Online
Prospects Dim for the 100-Watt Incandescent Light Bulb - Daily Caller
Green Money Hole: Subsidized Battery Maker Bleeds - Washington Examiner
Federal administrative agencies issued 3,271 new regulations in 2010, or roughly nine regulations per day. Small businesses spend an estimated $10,500 per employee to comply with federal regulations, a considerable burden on the private sector’s ability to create jobs at a time of continued economic struggles.
Editorial: Obama's Idea of Transparency: A Financial Czar Shielded By the Fed - Washington Examiner