Liberty NewsWire - November 4, 2011

ST. PAUL — A federal judge Thursday tossed out former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura’s lawsuit that argued body searches at airports violated his right against unreasonable and unwarranted searches. - St. Cloud TimesVentura TSA Suit [...]

Liberty NewsWire: November 3, 2011

"You can't take a congressman to lunch for $25 and buy him a hamburger or steak...but you can take him to a fundraising lunch and not only buy him that steak, but give him $25,000 extra and call it a fundraiser...same access...same [...]

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John Wiener has an interesting piece in The Nation today about the health risks posed by the TSA's privacy-shredding body scanners, and he exposes the truth behind the claim that they're FDA-approved.But the ProPublica investigation [...]

Time for Fannie and Freddie To Go

Via Politico:The Obama administration’s efforts to fix the housing crisis may have fallen well short of helping millions of distressed mortgage holders, but they have led to seven-figure paydays for some top executives at troubled mortgage [...]

Liberty NewsWire: November 1, 2011

Flying Proudly Over the Birthplace of Libya's Revolution, the al-Qaeda Flag - DailyMail (UK)“I’m not aware of anything that has been reported that has surprised us out of Libya,” Carney said during a morning press [...]

Rothbard on Taxes

At the 2011 Mises University, Prof. Thomas DiLorenzo discusses the "Rothbardian theory of taxes".

Senator Paul on "Freedom Watch"

Last night, Senator Paul joined Judge Napolitano on Freedom Watch to discuss the difficulties of getting members of Congress to cut even a few hundred million dollars from the budget (while we continue to run a $1.5 trillion deficit) [...]

Liberty NewsWire: November 2, 2011

Senate Clears $182 billion Spending Bill - Politico“The overall picture, the entire pie is about $10 billion more,” he said. “Unless we can be open and transparent with the American people and acknowledge the fact that [...]

Senate Votes on Appropriations Amendments

This morning, the Senate held votes on several amendments to a FY 2012 Appropriations bill for "Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs."  One of the amendments that failed 38-60 [...]

Peter Schiff & Daniel Hannan on Huckabee

Peter Schiff & Daniel Hannan discussed a variety of topics on Huckabee including "Occupy Wall Street," ObamaCare, and solutions for our ailing economy. C4L Members may find the [...]